Tag Archives: Aviation accidents and incidents

Indonesia expands effort to recover crashed plane, victims

More searchers and rescuers have joined the search for wreckage and victims from an Indonesian plane that crashed last weekend in the Java Sea By EDNA TARIGAN and FADLAN SYAM Associated Press January 15, 2021, 3:44 AM • 2 min read JAKARTA, Indonesia — More searchers and rescuers joined the search Friday for wreckage and […]

Sudanese military helicopter crashes near Ethiopian border

Officials say a Sudanese military helicopter loaded with weapons and ammunition has crashed shortly after taking off from an airport in an eastern province that borders Ethiopia By SAMY MAGDY Associated Press January 13, 2021, 9:01 PM • 4 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article CAIRO — A Sudanese military helicopter loaded […]

Indonesian searchers hunt for crashed plane’s voice recorder

Divers looking for a crashed plane’s cockpit voice recorder were searching in mud and plane debris on the seabed between Indonesian islands By NINIEK KARMINI and ACHMAD IBRAHIM Associated Press January 13, 2021, 2:25 AM • 4 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article JAKARTA, Indonesia — Divers looking for a crashed plane’s […]

EXPLAINER: Why Indonesia’s plane safety record is a concern

The crash of a Sriwijaya Air jet carrying 62 people once again turns a microscope on the safety of Indonesia’s aviation industry By VICTORIA MILKO Associated Press January 11, 2021, 5:46 AM • 4 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article JAKARTA, Indonesia — Saturday’s plane crash in Indonesia, in which a Sriwijaya […]

Military chopper crashes in north Pakistan, killing all 4

The Pakistani military says an army helicopter on a rescue mission has crashed, killing all four aboard ByThe Associated Press December 27, 2020, 5:09 AM • 1 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article MULTAN, Pakistan — A Pakistani army helicopter on a rescue mission crashed overnight, killing all four aboard, the military […]

4 Arrested in Mexico Crash that killed the current ex-governor

Authorities said four people were arrested in connection with the 2018 helicopter crash that killed a central Mexico governor and her husband, who preceded her as governor ByThe Associated Press December 26, 2020, 1:18 a.m. • • 2 min read Share on FacebookShare on TwitterSend this article via email MEXICO CITY – Four people were […]