A helicopter apparently crashed into a crane atop a high-rise building in central London during the morning rush hour Wednesday, falling to earth and killing at least two people, police said.
A Russian passenger plane has crashed into a main road after overshooting a runway at a Moscow airport, killing two people, police say. Officials said up to 12 people were on board the Tupolev-204, which had the flight number RWZ9268 and was landing at Vnukovo airport.
Local officials in southeastern Turkey say a military helicopter has crashed, killing 17 soldiers. Provincial governor Ahmet Aydin said the Sikorsky helicopter crashed Saturday in the district of Pervari in Siirt province.
A Boeing 727 cargo plane attempting to land at the international airport in Ghana’s capital crashed Saturday, slamming into a bus loaded with passengers on a nearby street, killing all 10 people inside the vehicle, emergency responders and airport officials said. The crash occurred in Accra near Kotoka International Airport, which sits near newly built […]
The crash of an Ethiopian Airlines plane off the coast of Lebanon two years ago which killed all 90 people on board was caused by pilot error, according to a Lebanese report on Tuesday which was challenged by the airline. The Boeing 737-800 plane, bound for Addis Ababa, crashed minutes after taking off from Beirut […]
Six Israeli soldiers and one Romanian were killed Monday when an Israeli military transport helicopter CH-53 crashed in central Romania, local media said, quoting defense sources. Earlier , the defense ministry said six Israeli soldiers and one Romanian were on board but did not confirm their deaths.
A plane crash in southern India early Saturday has killed more than 160 passengers, an Indian official said. V.S. Acharya, the home minister of India’s Karnataka state, told CNN-IBN he thought about five or or six people had survived the crash. The Air India plane was carrying 165 passengers — including four infants — and […]
A passenger plane has crashed in Libya, killing more than 100 people on board, officials in the capital Tripoli say. The Airbus 330 crashed on landing at Tripoli airport after a flight from Johannesburg, Afriqiya Airways said. Sixty-one Dutch nationals were among the 93 passengers, a Dutch tourism official says. A Dutch boy was the […]
The preliminary report on the crash of Ethiopian airliner flight ET409 in Lebanon in which all 90 people on board died earlier this year, indicates that both the pilot’s and co-pilot’s inexperience with the jet was “certainly behind the accident”, according to local reports. The pilot had one month of experience with the Boeing 737-800 […]
Prime Minister Saad Hariri informed ministers that he would brief the families of the victims of the Ethiopian plane crash on the investigative committee’s preliminary report on the incident, Information Minister Tarek Mitri said following the Wednesday meeting of the cabinet. Public Works and Transportation Minister Ghazi Aridi proposed for ministers relevant to the investigation […]