Aircraft Crash News

U.S. Air Force F-35A Lightning II Landing Gear Collapses After Landing At Hill Air Force Base

U.S. Air Force F-35A Lightning II Landing Gear Collapses After Landing At Hill Air Force Base

That an old F-35A Lightning II mishap photo – Credits: : Michael Snyder/Northwest Florida Daily News Upon landing, the landing gear of a Lockheed Martin F-35A Lightning II, operated by the 388th FW, collapsed. The pilot survived the crash. The accident occurred at 10:45 a.m. local time. The pilot, part …

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Indonesian Army Mil Mi-17V-5 Helicopter Crashed In Central Java, 4 Dead & 5 Injured

Indonesian Army Mil Mi-17V-5 Helicopter Crashed In Central Java, 4 Dead & 5 Injured

The wreck of a helicopter that crashed in Kendal Industrial Park, Saturday (6/6). Photo: ICSenjaya / ANTARA An Indonesian military helicopter crashed under unknown circumstances. Four occupants died and five were injured. “The helicopter was flying very low and getting lower until it crashed with a very loud sound,” said …

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Storm Damaged Royal Netherlands Air Force Boeing CH-47 Chinook Helicopter In Pennsylvania

Storm Damaged RNLAF Boeing CH-47 Chinook Helicopter In Pennsylvania

Damaged RNLAF Boeing CH-47 Chinook Helicopter – Credits: pilootenvliegtuig.nl A Royal Netherlands Air Force Boeing CH-47 Chinook transport helicopter was damaged by a storm in the United States. The helicopter was parked at Reading, Pennsylvania, during an intermediate stop. The rotor blades were tied down as a storm was approaching. …

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Brazilian Air Force Embraer C-95M Bandeirante Aircraft Made Belly Landing At Natal Air Force Base

Brazilian Air Force Embraer C-95M Bandeirante Aircraft Made Belly Landing At Natal Air Force Base

Credits: Iván Castro Palacios / Twitter on 21 May 2020, after suffering hydraulic failure, a Brazilian Air Force Embraer C-95M Bandeirante of Rumba Squadron (1º/5º GAv) made an emergency landing without landing gear on runway 34R at Natal Air Force Base. There were no injuries. According to available preliminary information, …

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Russian Air Force Mil Mi-8 Helicopter Crashed During Takeoff Killing 4

Russian Air Force Mil Mi-8 Helicopter Crashed During Takeoff Killing 4

Credits: Mash / Twitter A Russian Air Force Mil Mi-8 helicopter began spinning uncontrollably during takeoff from Anadyr Airport, Russia. The aircraft came down and burst into flames, killing the three crew members and engineer. Authorities in the Chukotka autonomous area have confirmed the hard landing of the helicopter, adding …

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PIA A320 Airbus With 107 People Onboard Crashes In Residential Area Near Karachi Airport

PIA Flight PK-8303 Crash: 97 Out Of 99 People Onboard Confirmed Dead

A Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) passenger plane crashed in a residential area near Karachi’s Jinnah International Airport on Friday less than a minute before landing.  It is estimated that 107 people were aboard the plane, including 99 passengers and eight flight crew. Read More: List Of All People On Board …

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Russian Air Force Mil Mi-8 Helicopter Crashes Near Moscow Killing 3 Crew Members

Russian Air Force Mil Mi-8 Helicopter Crashes Near Moscow Killing 3 Crew Members

Russia – Air Force Credits: Igor Dvurekov A Russian military helicopter crashed Tuesday evening, killing its three crew members, news agency RIA Novosti reported. “A Mi-8 helicopter of the Russian aerospace that was on a training flight crash landed 20 kilometers of the settlement of Klin, Moscow region, in a desolate …

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Canadian Forces Snowbird Jet Crash: One Team Member Has Died And One Sustained Serious injuries

Canadian Forces Snowbird Jet Crash: One Team Member Has Died And One Sustained Serious injuries

The Canadian Forces Snowbirds’ cross-country tour to raise people’s spirits during the COVID-19 pandemic turned to tragedy Sunday when one of its planes plunged into the ground in Kamloops, B.C., killing one member and injuring another.  The Snowbirds were on their way to Comox as part of Operation Inspiration, a tour across the …

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