Plane Crash

According to new reports, a Malaysia Airlines passenger jet was shot down today as it flew between Ukraine and Russia, killing all aboard. Gawker reports: According to the Russian news agency Interfax, a Malaysian Airlines passenger jet carrying 295 passengers and crew was shot down today along the border between Ukraine and Russia. Interfax also cites Ukraine’s Interior Ministry […]

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A US Navy jet crashed into a Southern California neighborhood on Wednesday afternoon, setting three homes ablaze and causing eight other homes to be evacuated. The Harrier AV-8B jet crashed into a neighborhood in Imperial, about 90 miles east of San Diego. The pilot ejected safely before the jet plowed into the ground, damaging three houses. […]

Last night, a private plane ran off the runway while taking off at the Hanscom Field Airport in Bedford, Massachusetts, resulting in the deaths of all seven people who were on board. According to The Boston Globe, the plane was heading to Atlantic City, N.J., when the disastrous take-off (which occurred around 9:40 PM) cost the […]

Weeks of searching for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 have left investigators empty-handed, but this weekend, search teams ran into their “most promising lead” since the plane disappeared on March 8. A ship in the Indian Ocean detected signals consistent with those sent by the aircraft’s black box locator, said the head of the Australian agency coordinating […]

With new information about the disappearance of Flight MH370 surfacing, authorities have decided to turn the search for the missing airline into a criminal investigation. According to CBS 6, officials have launched a criminal investigation after the search for debris in the southern Indian Ocean has produced more questions than answers. So far the investigation has reveled that the […]

The search for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 continues, but new information from Malaysia’s Transport Ministry is revealing a major discrepancy in evidence. On Tuesday, the Ministry released a transcript of the conversations between Flight 370’s cockpit and air traffic control. The final words from the plane: “Good night Malaysian three seven zero.” But weeks ago, […]

With no hard evidence and weather hindering search efforts, the search zone for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 has been shifted. According to Reuters: The search for the missing Malaysian jetliner was shifted 1,100 km (685 miles) north on Friday after Australian authorities received new radar information from Malaysia. In addition, new objects floating on […]

Authorities surveying the Indian Ocean have found zero debris in the search for missing Malaysian Flight MH370, but on Monday, a Thai satellite spotted 300 floating objects near the search area. The objects, ranging from 2 meters (6 feet) to 16 meters (53 feet) long, are about 2,700 kilometers (1,675 miles) southwest of Perth, Australia, said […]

Two days after Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak announced that the missing Malaysian Airlines flight went down, new satellite images provided by a French defense firm located 122 objects floating in the Indian Ocean. The location of the new sighting (off the coast of Perth, Australia) is not far from other satellite sightings that could produce possible debris from […]

A day after relatives of passengers aboard missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 were notified, via text, that the plane went down in the southern Indian Ocean, protests broke out across Malaysia as skepticism and anger set in. Yesterday, Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak said the missing plane’s journey ended, but family members want one thing to […]

During a press conference, the Prime Minister addressed missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370...

On Thursday, after Australian officials sent planes over one of the most remote places on earth searching for Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 and came back empty-handed, they offered a new theory about the mysterious disappearance. The wreckage from the Boeing 777 carrying 239 people may have sunk already. The aircraft went missing nearly two weeks […]