Plane Crash

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 31.03.2014 | 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...

Search On For Five 'Mystery' Passengers Who Failed To Board Flight MH370

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.03.2014 | UK

Five people checked in but failed to board the doomed Malaysia Airlines flight which is missing over the South China Sea, officials have revealed. ...

Malaysia Airlines Plane 'Unprecedented Mystery'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.03.2014 | UK

The Malaysia Airlines plane that disappeared over the South China Sea is an "unprecedented missing aircraft mystery", according to the head of Malaysi...

Shocking New Footage Of San Francisco Plane Crash

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK

A Chinese teenager died minutes after surviving a plane crash in San Francisco when she was run over by a fire truck at the airport. Video released...

Four Killed In Executive Jet Crash

PA/Huffington Post | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK

Four people believed to have died when a jet from England crashed in Germany were German nationals, a spokesman for the local airport has said. The...

VIDEO: Plane Crash Survivor Takes Selfie Moments After Disaster

Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Tech

A man who suffered a terrifying ordeal after his plane ditched in the Pacific Ocean took a selfie moments later as he waited for rescue. Ferdinand ...

VIDEO: Horrific Moment Plane Crash Lands in Iceland

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK

Shocking footage has shown the devastating moment an air ambulance crashed at a racetrack, killing two people on board. It remains unclear what cau...

Plane Crash In Iceland Captured On Video

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

This is the terrifying moment a light aircraft crashed into the runway at Akureyri in Iceland, killing two people on board. Miraculously, the pilot su...

BA Plane Crashes Into Building

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

A British Airways jet headed for London veered off the runway and crashed into a building shortly before take-off at Johannesburg's OR Tambo airport. ...

Woman's Search For Son Ends In Lockerbie Grief

The Huffington Post/PA | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

A woman who decided to search for the son she gave up for adoption almost 50 years ago discovered her only child was killed in the Lockerbie bombing. ...

Plane Crash In Russia Kills 50

Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK

Fifty people have been killed in a plane crash in the Russian city of Kazan. The BBC reports the Boeing 737 had taken off from Moscow and exploded ...

Pair Killed In Light Aircraft Crash

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

Two people have died after a light aircraft crash near a runway at Airbus UK in Broughton, North Wales. A man was pronounced dead at the scene, whi...

Planes Crash In Mid-Air

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

Two aeroplanes collided in mid-air on Sunday - and somehow nobody was killed. The 11 people, all skydivers, on board the two planes escaped after t...

Laos Plane Crash Kill At Least 39

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.10.2013 | UK

At least 39 people have been killed after an aircraft plummeted into a river in Laos, local media reported. A Lao Airlines plane on an internal fl...

wo Dead As Light Aircraft Ditches In Sea Off Channel Islands

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.09.2013 | UK

Two people have been killed after a light aircraft ditched into the sea off Jersey in the Channel Islands. The plane went down with the two on boar...