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Plane Crash

# plane-crash - Monday 31 March, 2014

Daughter of MH370 pilot accuses Daily Mail of ‘making up’ quotes from her

Aishah Zaharie is quoted by the paper as calling her father ‘disturbed’ but she claims the paper invented her words.

# plane-crash - Thursday 27 March, 2014

Thailand spots 300 floating objects in Indian Ocean as weather halts search

The pictures were taken by Thailand’s only earth observation satellite on Monday.

# plane-crash - Sunday 9 March, 2014

Possible debris from vanished Malaysia Airlines found in the sea off Vietnam

This is the first time authorities have given any positive indication that traces of the Boeing 777 have been found.

US sends FBI to aid search for missing jet but insist ‘no evidence of terrorism yet’

A total of 40 ships and 22 aircraft are searching for the jet which has been missing since Saturday morning.

# plane-crash - Saturday 8 March, 2014

Oil slicks spotted in the sea in search for missing Malaysia Airlines jet

Rescue planes have sighted two oil slicks around 15-20 km long in the Gulf of Thailand as hopes for the 239 passengers fade.

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Good morning. Here are the nine stories you need to know as you start your weekend.

China-bound jet disappears with 239 people on board

No Irish passengers were on board according to Malaysia Airlines.

# plane-crash - Friday 10 January, 2014

From The Daily Edge Passenger survives plane crash while capturing it on camera Raw Footage

Passenger survives plane crash while capturing it on camera

The footage has just been released.

# plane-crash - Monday 18 November, 2013

Video shows moment Russian plane plunged nose-first into the ground

The Tatarstan Airlines’ Boeing 737-500 crashed on landing at the airport in the Volga city of Kazan last night.

# plane-crash - Sunday 17 November, 2013

Here’s What Happened Today: Sunday

Everybody’s talking about Ireland pledging more towards the Philippines, the botched armed robbery in Drogheda and the plane crash in Russia.

Boeing plane crashes in Russia, 50 believed dead

Reports said the plane appeared to lose altitude as it was making a second landing attempt.

# plane-crash - Thursday 17 October, 2013

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Good morning. Here are the nine things you need to know as you start your Thursday…

Dozens feared dead as plane crashes in Laos

44 passengers and five crew were on board when the plane came down after hitting bad weather.

# plane-crash - Wednesday 14 August, 2013

Here Is What Happened Today: Wednesday

Everyone’s talking about the Leaving Certificate results, Ireland winning a gold medal in Moscow and Europe’s recession coming to an end.

UPS plane crashes at Alabama airport, killing two crew

Debris could be spread as far as a half a mile, authorities say and the Mayor of Birmingham says there have been a number of small explosions

# plane-crash - Tuesday 9 July, 2013

Asiana chief defends ‘experienced’ pilots as investigators question them

Two teenage Chinese girls were killed and more than 180 people injured when the flight skidded out of control and went on fire.

# plane-crash - Monday 8 July, 2013

Investigators examine ‘black box’ from San Francisco plane crash Crash This post contains images

At least 2 paralysed in San Francisco plane crash

Investigators are trying to determine what caused the crash of Flight 214 that killed two passengers Saturday at San Francisco International Airport over the weekend.

# plane-crash - Sunday 7 July, 2013

Two teenage girls confirmed dead in San Francisco plane crash

Two teenage girls, aged 16 and 17, on their way to summer camp in the US were killed after a passenger jet crashed at San Francisco airport yesterday.

In pictures: The jet crash in San Francisco that killed two and injured 182 Plane Crash This post contains images

In pictures: The jet crash in San Francisco that killed two and injured 182

The FBI said there was no indication that terrorism was to blame for the crash.

# plane-crash - Saturday 6 July, 2013

Confirmed: 10 injured in San Francisco plane crash

Eight adults and two children have been confirmed as being critically injured into today’s crash landing at San Francisco International Airport.

# plane-crash - Thursday 16 May, 2013

Inexperienced pilots major factor in Shannon plane crash

An air accident investigation highlighted a lack of understanding among pilots of aircraft controls in severe weather conditions.

# plane-crash - Tuesday 30 April, 2013

VIDEO: Last moments of US cargo plane before devastating crash

An amateur camera man filmed the crash and subsequent explosion in Afghanistan.

# plane-crash - Wednesday 13 February, 2013

Four dead as plane makes emergency landing in Ukraine

At least four people died after a plane carrying dozens of football fans made an emergency landing in the eastern Ukraine city of Donetsk.

# plane-crash - Saturday 9 February, 2013

Five killed in plane crash at Belgium’s Charleroi Airport

A small passenger plane crashed at the airport this morning killing five people, including three children.

# plane-crash - Tuesday 29 January, 2013

20 people killed in Kazakhstan plane crash

The plane crashed about five kilometres short of the financial centre’s main airport.

# plane-crash - Wednesday 26 December, 2012

Kazakhstan military plane crashes, killing 27

Kazakhstan’s acting border chief was among 27 people killed in a military plane crash, just months after he was appointed to deal with the aftermath of a mass killing involving a conscript.

# plane-crash - Tuesday 25 December, 2012

Plane crashes on Burma road, killing three

It’s reported that the pilot mistook the road for a runway in bad weather.

# plane-crash - Saturday 1 December, 2012

Around 30 people killed in Congo plane crash

The plane skidded off the runway and crashed into houses and a bar in the Congolese capital before crashing into a ravine.

# plane-crash - Sunday 14 October, 2012

Why was a Boeing 727 deliberately crashed in desert? Air Safety This post contains images

Why was a Boeing 727 deliberately crashed in desert?

Experiment for Discovery Channel aims to understand what it takes to survive an air crash.

# plane-crash - Friday 31 August, 2012

Diplomatic mailbag discovered after four decades on ice

Undelivered post thought to have come from an Air India plane crash in 1966.

# plane-crash - Wednesday 22 August, 2012

Four dead after tourist plane crashes in Kenya

Both pilots and two German tourists were killed in the crash at Kenya’s Masai Mara national park.

# plane-crash - Saturday 14 July, 2012

Air accident investigators to probe Wicklow plane crash

Two people on board the plane escaped unharmed after it crashed near a private airfield yesterday evening.

# plane-crash - Thursday 5 July, 2012

Final report into doomed Air France flight expected today

The plane crashed into the sea while travelling from Rio to Paris in 2009. Three young Irish doctors were killed, along with 225 other passengers and crew.

# plane-crash - Monday 4 June, 2012

Fears of on-ground deaths after Nigeria plane crash Days Of Mourning This post contains images

Fears of on-ground deaths after Nigeria plane crash

The airliner crashed into a densely-populated area of Lagos yesterday.

# plane-crash - Monday 14 May, 2012

Plane crash kills 15 in Nepal mountains, 6 survive

A plane carrying Nepalese, Indian and Western passengers crashed into a mountain in the Himalayas today, killing 15 people and critically injuring six.

# plane-crash - Monday 2 April, 2012

The 9 at 9: Monday

Nine things to know this morning…

32 killed as passenger flight crashes after take-off

Eleven survivors were hospitalised with burns after the accident in Siberia.

# plane-crash - Monday 13 February, 2012

From The Score Fairytale ending as Zambia win emotional AFCON shootout ACN2012

Fairytale ending as Zambia win emotional AFCON shootout

WATCH: Zambia celebrate their first Africa Cup of Nations win in Libreville, site of the plane crash which killed 18 of the national team in 1993.

# plane-crash - Tuesday 7 February, 2012

The 5 at 5: Tuesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

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