US PLANE

  • US: Plane crashes into a house in Maryland, kills six December 9, 2014

    Gaithersburg (Maryland): A small, private jet slammed into a house on Monday, killing a woman and her young sons inside the home and three people on the aircraft, authorities said. The jet crashed around 10:45 AM in Gaithersburg, a Washington, DC, suburb, Montgomery County Fire and Rescue Chief Steve Lohr said...
  • US plane in emergency Italy stop after passengers, crew fell ill December 7, 2014

    Rome: A US Airways plane made an emergency landing in Rome on Saturday after two passengers and 11 members of the crew were taken ill, Italian media reported. The plane, which set off from Tel Aviv in Israel for Philadelphia in the United States, landed at the Fiumicino airport in the...
  • US plane diverted as passengers fight over seat reclining August 26, 2014

    New York: A flight from Newark to Denver was diverted to Chicago after a midair brawl erupted when a man set up a gadget that would not let the woman in front of him recline in her seat and she tossed a cup of water in his face. The scuffle forced...
  • Teen was 'singing about' Osama in plane disruption: US February 26, 2012

    Portland: A 19yearold from Saudi Arabia who authorities say forced a plane to make an emergency landing when he lit an electronic cigarette, mentioned Osama bin Laden and tried to hit fellow passengers pleaded not guilty to interfering with a plane crew. A lawyer for Yazeed Mohammed A Abunayyan told a...
  • Crew questioned; US plane permitted to leave June 20, 2009

    Mumbai: The USchartered Russianmake aircraft, AN124100, which was ordered to land in Mumbai late on Friday after it violated Indian air space, was cleared by the intelligence and security agencies and given the green signal to leave Saturday afternoon, airport sources said. The aircraft was to proceed on its journey around...
  • Drama in US skies as Canadian flies in stolen plane April 7, 2009

    Toronto: A young Canadian stole a Cessna training plane from an aviation school and flew it into the US, triggering panic in the town of Madison where government offices were evacuated. Before the pilot was captured on Monday after landing on a highway in Missouri state, his stolen Cessna had caused...
  • Illfated Flight 3407 was from Newark to New Jersey February 13, 2009

    New York: An emergency director says there have been 'multiple fatalities' after a Continental Express plane with 48 people aboard crashed into a suburban Buffalo home and erupted in flames. Authorities say Flight 3407 from Newark, New Jersey, hit a house in Clarence around 10:10 pm Thursday (0300 GMT Friday). Clarence emergency...
  • Pics: Plane crashes into NY home, massive fire breaks out February 13, 2009

    New York state police said a 50passenger commuter plane crashed into a house in suburban Buffalo. ...
  • Plane crashes into house in NY, 48 dead | Photogallery February 13, 2009

    New York: New York state police say a passenger plane with 50seats capacity has crashed into a home in suburban Buffalo. Reports said that the plane hit a house in Clarence around 10:10 pm EST (0310 GMT) Thursday. (That would make it Friday in India.) As the plane hit the house, it...
  • Crashed US plane passengers rescued by ferries, divers January 16, 2009

    New York: Passengers from the US Airways plane that crashlanded in New York's Hudson River on Thursday huddled on the wings in freezing air while those in the icy water went limp from the cold and would not have survived more than a few minutes, rescuers said. A US Airways...