Gulf Times - Plane-crash
Iran teams carry plane crash dead down from mountain

Iran teams carry plane crash dead down from mountain

No survivors have been found from Aseman Airlines flight EP3704, which disappeared from radar on Sunday morning, around 45 minutes after taking off from Tehran on a domestic flight.

66 feared dead as plane crashes in Iran mountains

66 feared dead as plane crashes in Iran mountains

Aseman Airlines flight EP3704 left Tehran around 0800 for the city of Yasuj, some 500 kilometres to the south, the airline's public relations chief Mohammad Tabatabai told state broadcaster IRIB.

Russian plane crash may have been caused by iced speed probes

Russian plane crash may have been caused by iced speed probes

Russian experts probing the weekend plane crash outside Moscow which killed 71 people said the accident may have been caused by ice on speed probes which led to faulty information on the craft's airspeed.

Investigators brave snow in hunt for clues over Russian plane crash

Investigators brave snow in hunt for clues over Russian plane crash

Investigators scoured the scene Monday after a passenger plane crashed near Moscow minutes after take-off, killing all 71 people on board, in one of Russia's worst-ever plane crashes.

Russian passenger plane crashes near Moscow; 71 dead

Russian passenger plane crashes near Moscow; 71 dead

The Antonov An-148 plane operated by the domestic Saratov Airlines was flying to Orsk, a city in the Urals, and crashed in the Ramensky district on the outskirts of Moscow.

US Navy halts search for sailors lost in Philippine Sea air crash

US Navy halts search for sailors lost in Philippine Sea air crash

Eight other people on a C-2 Greyhound were rescued shortly after the aircraft crashed and transferred to USS Ronald Reagan.

Massive search for US sailors after Philippine Sea air crash

Massive search for US sailors after Philippine Sea air crash

The families of the missing sailors were notified after a C-2A "Greyhound" aircraft with 11 people on board went down on Wednesday around 930 kilometres southeast of Okinawa, the US Navy said.

11 killed in 'devastating' plane crash in Tanzania

11 killed in 'devastating' plane crash in Tanzania

The group had been flying from the town of Arusha to the Senegeti National Park on Wednesday morning when an "incident" caused the Cessna Caravan plane to crash near the Empakaai Crater, Coastal Aviation said.

Spanish military plane crashes outside Madrid, killing pilot

Spanish military plane crashes outside Madrid, killing pilot

A military F18 fighter plane crashed on the outskirts of Madrid on Tuesday killing its pilot, the Spanish Defence Ministry said.

Plane crash at Swiss camp kills teens, pilot: police

Plane crash at Swiss camp kills teens, pilot: police

A plane crash at a Swiss summer camp on Friday killed two 14-year-old campers and the pilot, while leaving a third teenager seriously injured, police said.

16 killed as US military plane crashes in Mississippi

16 killed as US military plane crashes in Mississippi

A US military plane crashed in rural Mississippi on Monday evening killing at least 16 people, a regional emergency management official said.

Bodies, debris from missing army plane pulled from sea off Myanmar

Bodies, debris from missing army plane pulled from sea off Myanmar

Myanmar search and rescue teams were pulling dead bodies from the sea off the country's southern coast Thursday after a military plane crashed with more than 120 people on board.