Wednesday, 26 January 2022

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Seven killed in South Sudan plane crash

JUBA: Four passengers and three crew were killed Saturday when a cargo plane belonging to a local operator crashed near South Sudan’s capital Juba, the transport minister said. The aircraft crashed shortly after its early morning takeoff in the Kameru neighbourhood around seven kilometres west of the city’s international airport. ...

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More than a dozen killed in ‘devastating’ India plane crash

KOZHIKODE: The black box of Air India flight IX-1344 that crashed in Kerala killing at least 18 people has been recovered, the Indian aviation minister said. The plane carrying 190 people crash-landed during bad weather night and tore in two, injuring scores of passengers. The Boeing 737, on a special ...

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Five people killed in light plane crash in western Mexico

MEXICO CITY: Five people died in a crash of a light aeroplane in Mexico’s western Michoacan state, regional prosecutors said, citing preliminary data. “Employees of the prosecutor general’s office have been dispatched to the area of the Las Juntas community, in the Madero municipality, for probing a plane crash, which ...

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Colombia plane crash kills seven

BOGOTA: At least seven people were killed and another three injured when a small plane crashed in southwestern Colombia, a firefighter said. “Nine people were on board the plane. Seven died, while two are seriously injured,” Juan Carlos Ganan, the commander of firefighters in the area, told AFP. The third ...

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Vietnam military plane crash, Two pilots killed

HANOI: Two pilots were killed in Vietnam Friday after their military plane crashed during a training session, an official told AFP. Though Vietnam has a good civilian aviation record, airplane and helicopter crashes are regularly reported in the military, which relies on an arsenal of imported equipment – mostly from ...

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2-minutes late, lucky man escapes death in Ethiopian plane

LONDON: A Facebook post by a Greek man Antonis Mavropoulos on Sunday restored the faith of many people in God and his miracles. Mavropoulos was supposed to be a passenger aboard the Ethiopian Airlines, Boeing 737 that crashed on Sunday, March 10. The Ethiopian Airlines was heading from Addis Ababa, ...

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15 killed in cargo plane crash in northern Iran

TEHRAN: At least 15 people were killed in a Boeing 707 plane crash near Iran’s northern city of Karaj, the Iranian Student News Agency (ISNA) reported. Among the 15 killed, 14 men and one woman on board, 10 could be identified and five others need further genetic examinations, Hamid Davood ...

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Twenty killed in plane crash in Swiss Alps

  BASEL: All 20 people on board were killed when a small vintage plane crashed in the Swiss Alps , police said. Three Austrians and 17 Swiss were on board the trimotor JU-52 aircraft, built in the late 1930’s as a military aircraft and later used to operate scenic and ...

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At least 19 injured in South Africa plane crash

PRETORIA: At least Nineteen people were injured when a vintage plane crashed on Tuesday after it took off on a test flight from a small airport in the South African capital Pretoria, emergency services said. The Convair plane built in 1954 was due to soon be flown to the Aviodrome ...

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