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#Air Crash

# air-crash - Monday 4 January, 2016

New evidence emerges about passenger plane shot down over Ukraine

Dutch prosecutors have said they will be looking at new information produced by citizen journalists.

# air-crash - Friday 28 August, 2015

Pilot dies after stunt plane crashes in New York

No one else was injured.

# air-crash - Tuesday 7 April, 2015

Man killed after plane crashes at Co Down airfield

The airfield is located around 15km east of Belfast.

# air-crash - Sunday 29 March, 2015

Air Canada jet skids off Halifax runway, at least 23 injured Air Canada This post contains videos

Air Canada jet skids off Halifax runway, at least 23 injured

Two of the passengers required “urgent attention” but most were treated for minor cuts and bruises.

# air-crash - Friday 25 July, 2014

Air Algerie wreckage found in Mali after 'disintegrating'

France will send a military unit to secure the wreckage.

# air-crash - Friday 18 July, 2014

UN Security Council holds minute silence for victims of flight MH17

It stressed the need for “immediate access” by investigators to the crash site.

# air-crash - Thursday 17 July, 2014

US will offer any assistance needed to determine what happened to flight MH17

Obama said his first priority was to determine whether there were any US citizens were on board.

# air-crash - Thursday 12 June, 2014

Cork air crash survivors: We realise how lucky we are

The six survivors have met up every year since the tragedy and hope to continue to so so in the future.

# air-crash - Wednesday 11 June, 2014

Cork air crash: Inquest returns verdicts of accidental death

The Fairchild Metro EC-ITP aircraft crashed, overturned and caught fire on its third attempt to land at the airport in 2011.

# air-crash - Thursday 16 January, 2014

Video shows air crash victim on the runway before she was hit by fire truck Asiana Airlines Flight 214 This post contains videos

Video shows air crash victim on the runway before she was hit by fire truck

Despite being spotted by a fire fighter, Ye Meng Yuan was run over by two fire trucks.

# air-crash - Tuesday 29 October, 2013

Fatal Offaly air crash was caused by inadequate fuel in the tank

No technical faults that could have contributed to the crash were found by investigators looking into the deaths of the two men near Birr airfield last year.

# air-crash - Wednesday 6 February, 2013

Irish pilots 'fear air crash' due to fatigue

The Irish Airline Pilots Association said that it was concerned that the European Aviation Safety Authority was not using certain scientific recommendations on its proposed EU Flight Time Limitations.

# air-crash - Sunday 30 December, 2012

VIDEO: Dashboard camera captures Russian plane's crash into motorway Russia This post contains videos

VIDEO: Dashboard camera captures Russian plane's crash into motorway

The Red Wings Airlines craft overshot the runway and crashed into a nearby motorway, killing four people.

# air-crash - Saturday 29 December, 2012

Update: Four dead, four injured after plane overshoots runway in Moscow

At least eight, and possibly 12, people were on board when the Red Wings aircraft overshot the runway and then fell apart.

US lawsuit taken against manufacturers of Cork Airport crash plane

A court action is being taken on behalf of four of the six people who died when a small aircraft crashed at Cork Airport in February 2011.

# air-crash - Friday 14 December, 2012

Report into Birr plane crash found ‘no technical defect’

Flying instructor Niall Doherty and trainee Damien Deegan died in the crash last month.

# air-crash - Monday 12 November, 2012

Investigations into plane crash which killed instructor and trainee pilot

Gardaí and the Air Accident Investigation Unit are probing the crash near Birr which killed two men yesterday evening.

# air-crash - Saturday 14 July, 2012

Air accident investigators to probe Wicklow plane crash

Two people on board the plane escaped unharmed after it crashed near a private airfield yesterday evening.

# air-crash - Thursday 5 July, 2012

Final report into doomed Air France flight expected today

The plane crashed into the sea while travelling from Rio to Paris in 2009. Three young Irish doctors were killed, along with 225 other passengers and crew.

# air-crash - Sunday 10 June, 2012

All 14 passengers found dead after Peru helicopter crash

A Czech, a Swede, a Dutch citizen and eight South Koreans were among the victims.

# air-crash - Saturday 7 April, 2012

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Nine things you need to know this morning…

# air-crash - Friday 10 February, 2012

Lawyer claims pilots’ decisions were main cause of Cork air crash

Families of the six victims and survivors intend to take legal action against the various aviation companies implicated in the crash at Cork Airport a year ago.

# air-crash - Tuesday 7 February, 2012

Interim report into Cork air crash finds sensor fault on plane

Six people died when a Manx2 flight from Belfast to Cork crashed at Cork Airport almost a year ago.

# air-crash - Friday 14 October, 2011

28 dead after Papua New Guinea air crash

The plane crashed in a remote forest during a violent storm – four people survived.

# air-crash - Monday 19 September, 2011

Pilot killed in second US air show crash over the weekend Air Crash This post contains videos

Pilot killed in second US air show crash over the weekend

No one on the ground in West Virginia was hurt as investigators say there were no signs of trouble leading up to the moment of the crash.

# air-crash - Saturday 3 September, 2011

The Daily Fix: Saturday

In tonight’s Fix: The fall out from the Vatican’s response to the Cloyne report; why there could be good news for mortgage holders; and what’s happening down at the Electric Picnic?

# air-crash - Tuesday 9 August, 2011

Take 5: Tuesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

Man in critical condition after light plane crashes in Tipperary

A man in his 40s is in a serious condition after a two-passenger plane crashed near Mullinahone in Co Tipperary.

# air-crash - Friday 8 July, 2011

Air crash: 53 feared dead after botched landing

Rescuers pulled 40 survivors from the wreckage of the flight, which came down in heavy weather in the DR Congo.

# air-crash - Monday 23 May, 2011

Take 5: Monday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

# air-crash - Monday 4 April, 2011

At least ten UN staff killed in Congo plane crash

Early indications say a plane carrying UN staff members broke into pieces, with the death toll likely to rise.

# air-crash - Friday 25 February, 2011

Manx2 to withdraw Belfast-Cork route next month

The airline that operated the plane on which six people died this month is to cancel the route from March 14.

# air-crash - Friday 5 November, 2010

Plane crashes in Pakistan and Cuba kill 90

All passengers are killed after 22 die in a crash near Karachi, while all 68 on board a Cuban aircraft also perish.