Actor Harrison Ford injured in small-plane crash in Los Angeles

"Star Wars" star Harrison Ford was seriously injured on Thursday when the actor crashed his vintage plane on a Los Angeles golf course shortly after taking off from a local airport, a source told Reuters.

TransAsia offers $470,000 compensation to crash families

 Taiwan`s TransAsia Airways announced Wednesday that it would pay nearly half a million dollars in compensation to relatives of each of the victims of a dramatic plane crash earlier this month.

Taiwan pays homage to TransAsia plane crash victims

Flags across Taiwan flew at half mast Tuesday to pay homage to the 40 people killed in a TransAsia plane crash last week, as divers battled cold weather to find the last three people missing.

TransAsia suspends 32 flights, organises funerals for victims

Taiwan`s TransAsia Airways suspended 32 flights Monday adding to the 90 flights cut at the weekend, to re-train and re-examine their pilots after last week`s accident in which at least 40 people died, the company said.

Toll in Taiwan plane crash rises to 40

Rescue workers recovered five more bodies from the Keelung River in Taipei Saturday, three days after TransAsia Airways flight GE235 crashed, taking the toll to 40.

Aus man walks away with minor injuries from burning plane

A 50-year-old man today miraculously survived a plane crash and walked out from the burning wreckage with minor injuries in south Australia.

Now, app that calculates odds of your plane crashing

A new smartphone app, named 'Am I going down?' has recently been developed that can calculate the odds of people's plane crashing.

Greek F-16 jet crashes at base in Spain, killing 10 people
Greek F-16 jet crashes at base in Spain, killing 10 people

A Greek fighter jet crashed on takeoff at a military airbase in southeastern Spain on Monday, killing 10 people and injuring 13, the defence ministry said.

Effort fails to raise AirAsia plane fuselage

A fresh attempt to raise the fuselage of AirAsia flight QZ8501, which crashed into the Java Sea last month killing all 162 on board, failed Sunday after it was considered to be too fragile to be lifted, a media report said.

Doomed AirAsia jet's climb echoes Air France disaster

Revelations that AirAsia Flight QZ8501 climbed too fast before stalling and plunging into the sea point to "striking" similarities between the Java Sea accident and the 2009 crash of an Air France jet, analysts said on Wednesday.

AirAsia jet's alarms 'screaming' before crash: investigator

Warning alarms in AirAsia flight QZ8501 were "screaming" as the pilots desperately tried to stabilise the plane just before it plunged into the Java Sea last month, a crash investigator said Wednesday.

Light plane crashes in Kazakhstan, killing six on board

A light passenger plane belonging to Kazakh copper miner Kazakhmys crashed in southern Kazakhstan on Tuesday, killing six of seven people on board, a corporate spokesman and the country`s emergencies committee said. 

35 Syrian soldiers killed in plane crash

 Around 35 Syrian soldiers have been killed when their plane crashed near a military airbase in the country`s northwestern province of Idlib, media reports said on Sunday.

Singapore ends AirAsia jet search; vessel returns

 Singapore's search operation to locate the debris of the crashed AirAsia plane came to end today with its ship that found the jet's fuselage in the Java Sea returning back after days of rigorous scouring.

35 Syrian soldiers killed in plane crash, says Monitor

At least 35 Syrian soldiers were killed overnight when an army cargo plane crashed in bad weather in the northwest of the country, a monitor said on Sunday.

Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose didn't die in air crash: Swamy

 Convinced that Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose had not died in air crash in Taiwan in 1945, BJP leader Subramanian Swamy on Saturday said that the Centre would release secret files relating to his death.

61 Indonesian flight routes suspended due to lack of permits

 Indonesia on Friday suspended 61 domestic flight routes for lack of permits as a probe into its aviation sector after the deadly AirAsia crash found six Indonesian carriers to have flouted approved scheduled routes.

Skydivers safe after New Zealand plane crashes into lake

 All 13 people on board a skydiving plane leapt to safety Wednesday moments before their aircraft plunged into a lake on New Zealand`s North Island.

First body from crashed AirAsia plane victims identified

 Experts have identified one of the two bodies fished out from the Java Sea site where the AirAsia plane went down with 162 on board Sunday, saying Thursday they would hand it over to her family soon.

Plane crashes near Hobart yacht race competitors in Sydney

A yacht sailing in the Sydney to Hobart race witnessed a light plane crashing into the ocean, prompting a search by several boats for the plane and its pilot and passenger.