Plane Crash

NASA Is Crashing Planes, Because Science...

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 27.08.2015 | UK Tech

NASA just crashed a plane in the name of science... The space agency dropped a Cessna 172 from 100 feet and filmed it, in order to test five commer...

Four Britons Dead After Plane Crashes Into Canadian Mountainside

PA | Posted 25.08.2015 | UK

Four Britons have died after a seaplane they were traveling in crashed during a sightseeing trip in Canada. Five passengers and a pilot were killed...

Seven People Confirmed Dead After Shoreham Air Show Crash

The Huffington Post UK | Steven Hopkins | Posted 23.08.2015 | UK

Seven people have been confirmed dead after a Hawker Hunter fighter jet crashed into several cars on the A27. The plane was taking part in the Shor...

Wreckage Of Missing Indonesian Plane Found

The Huffington Post UK/AP | Jack Sommers | Posted 16.08.2015 | UK

The wreckage of an Indonesian plane has been found in the Papua district of Oktabe, officials have said. The Trigana Air plane, carrying 54 people,...

Bin Laden Family Killed In Hampshire Plane Crash

The Huffington Post UK/AP | Louise Ridley | Posted 01.08.2015 | UK

Family members of the late al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden were killed in a private jet crash in the south of England, a Saudi ambassador has confirme...

'Miracle' As Mother And Baby Found Alive In Colombian Jungle Five Days After Plane Crash

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 25.06.2015 | UK

This is the incredible moment a teenage mother and her baby son were rescued – five days after a plane crash which claimed the life of the pilot. ...

Horrific Tragedy At Airshow Caught On Camera As Aerobatic Planes Collide

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 01.06.2015 | UK

A pilot has died after two aerobatic planes collided before the start of an airshow in Italy. Footage taken by onlookers on the beaches of Tortore...

Military Airbus Plane Crashes In Spain

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 09.05.2015 | UK

Spanish media sources are reporting a military Airbus A400M has crashed in a field near Seville Airport shortly after taking off on a test flight. ...

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...

Charlotte Meredith

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...