Victims of Friday plane crash in Chatham County identified

The plane crashed at 12:50 p.m. Friday near the airport at 80 Aviation Drive, according to the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). On Sunday, the State Highway Patrol identified the victims as flight instructor Mic Milan Abernathy and student Justin Strauss. According to Broadcastify radio traffic, emergency crews found the plane on fire in the woods … Read more

A plane carrying 5 people mysteriously disappeared in 1971. Experts claim to have found the wreckage in Lake Champlain.

Fifty-three years after a private plane carrying five men disappeared on a snowy Vermont night, experts believe they have found the wreckage of the long-lost plane in Lake Champlain. The business jet disappeared shortly after departing Burlington Airport for Providence, Rhode Island, on January 1. 27, 1971. Among those on board were two crew members … Read more

William Anders dies in plane crash

SEATTLE (AP) – William Anders, the elder Apollo 8 The astronaut who took the iconic “Earthrise” photo showing the planet as a shaded blue marble from space in 1968 was killed Friday when the plane he was piloting alone plunged into the waters off the San Juan Islands, Washington State. He was 90 years old. … Read more

William Anders, Apollo 8 astronaut who took Earthrise photo, dies in plane crash

SEATTLE (AP) — Retired Maj. The general. William Anders, the elder Apollo 8 The astronaut who took the iconic “Earthrise” photo showing the planet as a shaded blue marble from space in 1968 was killed Friday when the plane he was piloting alone plunged into the waters off the San Juan Islands, Washington State. He … Read more

4 people hospitalized after small plane crashes into suburban Denver yard after trying to land in street

Authorities say four people were hospitalized in serious to critical condition after a small plane crashed into the yard of a suburban Denver home after attempting to land in the street. By COLLEEN SLEVIN Associated Press June 7, 2024, 2 p.m. ET • 2 minutes of reading DENVER — Four people were hospitalized in serious … Read more

Pilot injured after military fighter jet crashes near Albuquerque International Airport

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A military fighter jet en route to an Air Force base in California crashed Tuesday near the international airport in New Mexico’s largest city, releasing a significant plume of smoke and injuring the pilot. The pilot, the only person on board, was able to escape after crashing around 2 p.m. on … Read more

Military plane crashes near Albuquerque airport; pilot hospitalized

A pilot was seriously injured when a military plane crashed Tuesday afternoon near the international port of Albuquerque, New Mexico, authorities said. The plane was a development model of the F-35 fighter jet, delivered by Lockheed Martin, two Defense Department officials told CBS News. It had just taken off from Albuquerque and was en route … Read more

Military plane crashes at Albuquerque Solar Port in New Mexico

A pilot was injured after a military plane crashed and caught fire Tuesday near the Albuquerque Solar Port. Albuquerque fire officials said a military plane crashed off the airfield on the south side of Solar Harbor. Firefighters say the pilot ejected from the plane before it caught fire. A U.S. official told ABC News’ Pentagon … Read more