Small plane crashes on Utah highway for 2nd time, 3 injured
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Authorities say a small plane that crashed on a Utah highway made an emergency landing on the same highway last year.
He confirmed Thursday afternoon that seven people were killed in the crash , but declined to give more details. A spokesman for Canadian Forces Base Trenton, meanwhile, said a military helicopter dealt with high The TSB said the plane involved was a Piper PA-32 that was registered in the U . S .
A private plane returning from the N.C.A.A. basketball tournament in Indianapolis crashed in a central Illinois field on Tuesday, killing all seven people on board, including Illinois State University’ s associate head basketball coach and a deputy athletics director.
A family flying a U.S.-registered plane died in a crash in Kingston, Ontario Wednesday night when the small Piper plane they were flying in hit terrain, according to Canadian officials.
The Transportation Safety Board in Canada announced four adults and three children died in the crash. The aircraft was destroyed and there was no post-impact fire.
The plane left from Toronto and was heading to Ontario. Prior to the crash, there was communication between the pilot and Kingston Flight Service Station. At about 4 p.m., the plane went down about 2.8 miles north of Kingston.
In an interview with CBC News in Canada, a friend of Obatek Oblokulov confirmed that they were expecting his family and a young Canadian couple that was also on board.
Plane crashes in eastern DR Congo with about 17 passengers on board
GOMA, Democratic Republic of Congo, Nov 24 (Reuters) - A passenger plane with about 17 passengers on board crashed on Sunday in the city of Goma in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, killing several people, the provincial governor's office said.
U . S . Cargo Plane Crashes in Bagram Airfield Afghanistan, Killing 7 ( source LiveLeak.com ) crash .
'Numerous fatalities' after US - registered six-seater plane crashes in dense woodland in Canada Multiple dead after six-seat Piper PA-32 plane crashed near Kingston, Onatrio Flying from airport near Toronto to Kingston when it came down late Wednesday Multiple people have been killed after a small aircraft crashed in Canada .
That friend said Oblokulov’s wife, and his three children, a three-year-old son, an 11-year-old daughter, and a 15-year-old son, all died in the crash.
That friend also said Oblokulov and his passengers were supposed to welcome the families for a brief stop in Kingston before the two families traveled on to Quebec City.
FAA records show Obatek Oblokulov was a registered pilot and operated a Piper PA-32. His address is in Missouri City.
Neighbors told KHOU 11 News Thursday that they saw Oblokulov and his family leave his home about three days ago, but did not know where they were going.
Minnesota plane crashes into power lines and gets entangled
A single-engine plane hit a cluster of power lines near Shakopee, Minnesota, and got tangled, then hung upside down while the pilot was rescued.Plane crashes usually leave debris scattered across the ground, but a crash in rural Minnesota created a different image: a Piper Cub entangled in power lines and dangling upside down -- with the pilot inside.
An American Boeing 747 cargo jet en route to Dubai crashed shortly after takeoff Monday at the largest U . S . base in Afghanistan, with all seven crew members
A small airplane crashed in eastern Canada Wednesday evening causing “numerous fatalities”, police said. Local news channel Global Kingston said the In a statement on its website, the Transportation Safety Board of Canada said it would send a team of investigators to the scene early Thursday.
After the crash, the plane's emergency transmitter activated. The wreckage was found by a Royal Canadian Air Force CH-146 Griffon helicopter crew.
The Transportation Safety Board in Canada plans to hold a news conference at 4 p.m. with updates.
Three killed when small plane crashes in busy area of San Antonio .
"As tragic as it is, it could have been much worse," the fire chief said. No injuries were reported on the ground.The plane, a Piper PA 24 Comanche able to seat four people, took off from Sugar Land Regional Airport, near Houston, and was approaching its destination of Boerne, northeast of San Antonio, when it radioed that it was in trouble, San Antonio Fire Chief Charles Hood told reporters.