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Eight bodies found in Indonesian plane crash

Eight bodies found in Indonesian plane crash

The Swiss-made Pilatus aircraft lost contact with air traffic control on Saturday during what was supposed to be a flight of around 40 minutes in remote Papua province.

FBI seeks motive after US airline worker steals, crashes plane

FBI seeks motive after US airline worker steals, crashes plane

A Horizon Air ground service agent got into a Bombardier Q400 turboprop aircraft on Friday night in a maintenance area at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport and took off.

Swiss plane crash: turbulence, slow speed seen as possible factors

Swiss plane crash: turbulence, slow speed seen as possible factors

Aviation experts on Monday pointed to treacherous mountain winds and low speed as potential factors in the Swiss vintage air plane crash that left 20 dead.

Paraguayan minister, deputy die in plane crash

Paraguayan minister, deputy die in plane crash

Paraguay's agriculture minister and a deputy minister were among four people killed in an airplane crash, rescuers said Thursday.

Mumbai light plane crash kills five people

Mumbai light plane crash kills five people

There were four passengers on the 12-seater aircraft when it crashed shortly into the construction site shortly after 1:30pm.

Fighter pilot dies in Indian jet crash

Fighter pilot dies in Indian jet crash

An Indian Air Force pilot was killed Tuesday after his fighter jet crashed near the country's border with Pakistan, officials said.

Cuba plane crash toll rises to 111 as student dies

Cuba plane crash toll rises to 111 as student dies

Grettel Landrove, a 23-year old Cuban student who loved to dance flamenco, died in a Havana hospital from "severe traumatic lesions", Cuban state-run media reported.

Plane that crashed in Cuba 'had maintenance problems'

Plane that crashed in Cuba 'had maintenance problems'

The crash of Damojh's Boeing 737 passenger jet near Havana airport killed 110 people on Friday. The three survivors are in critical condition.

Cuba mourns after 107 people killed in airliner crash

Cuba mourns after 107 people killed in airliner crash

Cuba begins two days of national mourning on Saturday for victims of the crash of a state airways plane that killed all but three of its 110 passengers and crew.

Bodies of Bangladeshi victims of plane crash arrive home

Bodies of Bangladeshi victims of plane crash arrive home

A special flight operated by state-owned Biman Bangladesh Airlines carried the coffins of 23 of the 26 Bangladeshi nationals killed in last week's crash to Dhaka, the Foreign Ministry said in a statement.

Nepal begins plane crash probe; airline defends pilot

Nepal begins plane crash probe; airline defends pilot

The airline and airport authorities have blamed each other in the aftermath of Monday's aviation disaster, the worst suffered by the Himalayan country since a 1992 Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) crash that claimed 167 lives.

11 women killed as Turkish plane crashes in Iran

11 women killed as Turkish plane crashes in Iran

The Bombardier Challenger 604, carrying Mina Basaran and seven of her friends back from the United Arab Emirates, went down in southwestern Iran on Sunday en route from Sharjah to Istanbul.