Nine missing after helicopter-plane collision in US

. By DPA, IANS LOS ANGELES – Nine persons were reported missing and feared dead after a collision between a Coast Guard plane and a navy helicopter off California’s coast, the TV news network CNN reported Friday.   The late Thursday (local time) collision took...

Wife tracked her husband’s fatal flight

. By Jaime Powell Published by Caller.com BENAVIDES — A Florida businessman’s wife was using a flight tracking site to keep up with her husband and his three hunting buddies’ flight home from Uvalde when she noticed something had gone wrong. Paul Mazak, 44, Malcolm...

IDs released of 2 killed in Michigan plane crash

. By the Associated Press Published by Freep.com VANDERBILT — State police have released the identities of two people killed when their small plane crash-landed along a northern Michigan freeway. Troopers said today the victims are two Gaylord men: 52-year-old pilot...

Plane Lands on Taxiway

. By Matthew L. Wald, New York Times The National Transportation Safety Board said it would investigate the landing before dawn on Monday of a Delta Air Lines flight from Rio de Janeiro to Atlanta on a taxiway at the Atlanta Hartsfield International Airport, rather...

NTSB Asks If Northwest Pilots Nodded Off Before Landing

. By Andy Pasztor, Wall Street Journal Pilots of a Northwest Airlines flight approaching Minneapolis International Airport Wednesday night temporarily lost radio contact with air-traffic controllers and apparently overshot their destination by about 100 miles. The...