`Captain took command before NY landing accident`

The captain of a Southwest Airlines plane that landed on a collapsing nose gear took control from the first officer just 400 feet from the ground.

US officials apologise for Asiana crash names gaffe

US officials apologised for mistakenly confirming false and offensive names identifying the pilots of the Asiana flight that crashed last weekend.

Safest seat to survive aircrashes revealed

Where a person sits on a plane may prove to be the difference between life and death in a crash, experts have revealed.

`Distracted` US pilots fly plane 150 miles off course

The US National Transportation Safety Board has said it is investigating a flight that overshot its destination by 150 miles when pilots reportedly got into a "heated discussion" on airline policy.