Plane Crash

BBC Had To Apologise For Lord Bell's 'Terrible' Germanwings Joke On 5 Live

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Ann Harris | Posted 15.04.2015 | UK

Conservative Peer Lord Bell came under fire today after telling a less-than-amusing “joke” about the fatal Germanwings crash. Lord Bell was dis...

Incredible Picture Shows How Plane Wheels Snapped Off During Landing

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Ann Harris | Posted 10.04.2015 | UK

This incredible image shows how wheels snapped off a plane as it landed at East Midlands Airport. The plane skidded 370ft (115m) along the runway a...

Germanwings Orders Removal Of 'Unfortunate' Tube Ads In Wake Of Alps Plane Crash

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 27.03.2015 | UK

Germanwings has ordered the removal of adverts on London's Underground system following the tragic plane crash which killed 150 people on Tuesday. ...

Germanwings Flights Cancelled As Crews Refuse To Fly After Crash

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 26.03.2015 | UK

Germanwings has been forced to cancel several flights after a number of crew members refused to fly following the fatal crash in the French Alps yeste...

British Nationals 'Likely' On Board Crashed Alps Flight

PA/Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 26.03.2015 | UK

"It is likely that there were some British nationals" on board the Germanwings flight that crashed on Tuesday in the French Alps, with 150 people on b...

Airbus A320 From Barcelona To Düsseldorf Crashes In France

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 26.03.2015 | UK

• Germanwings Airbus A320 crashed in southern French Alps • All 144 passengers and six crew feared dead • Confusion over distress call •...

Live Footage Of Rescue Efforts From Taiwan Plane Crash

Associated Press | Posted 05.02.2015 | UK

Rescue workers are frantically trying to reach the survivors of a TransAsia Airways plane that crashed into a river in Taiwan. At least 31 people w...

Dramatic Footage Of TransAsia Airways Plane Plummeting Into River

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 05.02.2015 | UK

Dramatic footage has emerged of a deadly plane crash showing the moment a flight with 58 people aboard clipped a bridge shortly after takeoff and care...

There's An App That Will Tell You The Odds Of Your Plane Crashing

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 03.02.2015 | UK Tech

If you're scared of flying, you might want to look away. A new app has emerged that uses data to calculate how likely it is that your plane will cr...

'Miracle' 7-Year-Old Escapes Burning Plane Crash That Killed Her Family

The Huffington Post UK | Louise Ridley | Posted 04.01.2015 | UK

A seven-year-old girl walked nearly a mile through the woods to get help after being the sole survivor of a plane crash that killed all of her immedia...

Military Jet Crashes In Lincolnshire

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.10.2014 | UK

A military jet has crashed in an isolated field, police have said. Emergency services were called to reports of the incident near Broadgate in Weston ...

Tributes To 'Easy-Go Fella' David Morganm, Brit Killed In Air Algerie Crash

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.07.2014 | UK

Tributes have been paid to a British teacher killed when an Air Algerie flight crashed in Mali on Thursday. David Morgan, reportedly from Liverpool...

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After A Flurry Of Air Disasters And Security Scares, Should You Be Afraid Of Flying?

HuffingtonPost.com | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 26.07.2014 | UK

Despite a flurry of air disasters and security scares shaking the airline industry this year, flying is apparently not only safe, but also about as sa...

M1 Mayhem After Plane Crashes Into Nearby Field, Killing Two

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 08.07.2014 | UK

Two men have died after a light aircraft crashed into a field near the M1 in Nottinghamshire, police said. Officers said the men were believed to b...

Horrified Plane Passengers Told They're ‘Heading For A Watery Grave'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.04.2014 | UK

Passengers on a long-distance flight were understandably rather taken aback after their pilot told them a fault could have led them "to a watery grave...

Flight MH370 - Theories...Theories...And Yet More Theories (but no facts)

Navjot Singh | Posted 30.05.2014 | UK
Navjot Singh

Until concrete evidence is presented, I, like many others, believe that we should not label the pilots on that plane as terrorists, suicidal, hijackers, or anything else negative...but as heroes who were frantically trying to get the plane safely back on the ground but could not do so.

Two Dead As Light Aircraft Crashes In Essex

PA | Posted 29.03.2014 | UK

Two men have been killed after a light aircraft crashed into a field in a rural area. Emergency services were alerted to a major incident at around...

Is It A Bird, Is It A Plane? No, It's A Boat. And The Worst News Story Ever.

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 27.03.2014 | UK

Is it a bird, is it a plane? No, it's a boat. It's not a great punchline, but it is an actual news story. Spanish media reported that a plane ha...

Missing Plane MH370 Computer Was 'Manually Overwritten'

Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.03.2014 | UK Tech

The flight computer on missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 was "manually overwritten", investigators have said. The plane carrying 239 passenger...

Plane Hits Flock Of Birds, Flipped Upside Down

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 16.03.2014 | UK

A pilot has escaped serious injury after making an emergency landing when his plane hit a flock of birds. The pilot, who has not been named, suffer...

Plane Crashes At Philadelphia Airport, Passenger Posts Inevitable Selfie

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.03.2014 | UK

Passengers aboard an American flight were forced to evacuate the plane via its emergency slide after its nose gear collapsed on a runway at Philadelph...

This One GIF Explains Why Flight MH370 Hasn't Been Found

Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.03.2014 | UK Tech

Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 disappeared somewhere over the Pacific or Indian Ocean almost a week ago, but so far no sign of any wreckage has been f...

No, Malaysian Airlines MH370 Has NOT Been Found On Google Maps

Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.03.2014 | UK Tech

Google has reportedly urged have-a-go investigators not to use its Maps to try and search for the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370. With the ...

Stolen Passport Passenger Had 'No Link To Terror Groups'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.03.2014 | UK

UPDATE: Pouria Nour Mohammad Mehrdad and Delvar Suyed Mohammad Reza have been named by Interpol as the two Iranians who used stolen passports on board...

Suspect Passengers 'Looked Like Balotelli' Aviation Chief Says

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.03.2014 | UK

Two passengers who boarded missing Malaysia Airlines flights MH370 were not "Asian-looking" but resembled footballer Mario Balotelli, the country's ci...