NASA just crashed a light airplane for your safety
NASA just crashed a light airplane for your safety

 NASA has crashed a plane in controlled conditions, to test the efficacy of emergency locator transmitters (ELTs).

Rahul Gandhi condoles deaths in Indonesia plane crash
Rahul Gandhi condoles deaths in Indonesia plane crash

Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday expressed grief over the Indonesia plane crash in which all 113 people on board a Hercules C-130 military cargo aircraft were feared dead.

At least 116 feared dead in Indonesia military plane crash: Officials
At least 116 feared dead in Indonesia military plane crash: Officials

At least 116 people are feared dead after an Indonesian air force transport plane crashed Tuesday into a major city shortly after take-off and exploded in a fireball, officials said.

Indonesian military plane crashes in northern city, killing at least 30
Indonesian military plane crashes in northern city, killing at least 30

An Indonesian military transport plane crashed Tuesday shortly after take-off in a city on Sumatra island, exploding in a ball of flames and damaging nearby buildings.

Three dead after plane crashes, setting US home ablaze
Three dead after plane crashes, setting US home ablaze

A small plane crashed into a US home Sunday killing all three of the people on board, while the house`s occupants escaped a devastating blaze that erupted immediately, officials said.

Nine dead in Alaska sightseeing plane crash, says Police

A sightseeing plane crashed in southeast Alaska killing all nine people onboard, US police said.

`Miracle` mom and baby survive Colombia jungle plane crash

 A mother and her infant son who disappeared in a plane crash in the dense jungles of northwestern Colombia several days ago were found alive and well Wednesday in what authorities called a "miracle".

Celebs pay tribute as Oscar winner James Horner's death gets confirmed
Celebs pay tribute as Oscar winner James Horner's death gets confirmed

After James Horner's death in a plane crash was confirmed, celebrities, friends and fans paid their condolences to the 'Titanic' composer.

Horner's melodies will live on for thousands of years: Ricky​ Kej

Paying tributes to two-time Oscar-winning composer James Horner, who died in a plane crash, Grammy winner Ricky Kej today said the legacy of the Hollywood music director will continue through his music and his melodies will never be forgotten.

`Titanic' composer missing after California plane crash - Lawyer
`Titanic' composer missing after California plane crash - Lawyer

Hollywood composer James Horner, who scored the Oscar-winning film "Titanic" and its mega-hit theme song "My Heart Will Go On", has not been heard from since his private airplane crashed in Southern California on Monday morning, his lawyer said.

Two single-pilot aerobatic planes collide off Italy; 1 dead

Italian authorities say two single-seat aerobatic planes collided in the sky near Italy's Adriatic shore and crashed into the sea, killing one pilot and injuring the other.

Two pilots killed in Chinese naval plane crash

China today said two pilots of a navy plane were killed when their training aircraft crashed in the country's northeast after its engine caught fire.

Not grounding Su-30s combat jets post-crash: Parrikar

The Indian Air Force (IAF) doesn`t intend to ground its fleet of Sukhoi SU-30MKI combat jets despite a sixth plane crashing in six years, says Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar even as concerns over the frontline fighter continue.

Drug plane from Venezuela crashes off Colombia's coast

A small plane from Venezuela with more than a ton of cocaine on board has crashed into the Caribbean while being pursued by Colombia's air force.

At least three dead in Spain military plane crash

At least three people were killed when an Airbus A400M military plane crashed near Seville airport in southern Spain on Saturday, the regional emergency services said.

American pilot, Chinese killed in plane crash in China

An American pilot and a Chinese passenger were killed when a light aircraft crashed in east China's Anhui Province within minutes after taking off.

Depression does not lead to violent behaviour

Contrary to popular perception, people suffering from depression may not be more prone to commit violent acts in the future, says a new research.

German air controllers urge remote control of planes after crash

The German air traffic control authority has urged the aviation industry to develop technology that ground staff could use in an emergency to take remote command of a plane, which could help prevent a repeat of a Germanwings crash last month.

Small plane crashes beside German highway, killing 1

A small plane has crashed at the side of a highway in northwestern Germany, killing the pilot and seriously injuring the three passengers.