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Daily Mirror
NASA are using interesting methods to make planes saferThis video shows how top brains at the National Aeronautics and Space Administr
NASA are using interesting methods to make planes safer
Daily Mirror / Posted yesterday
This video shows how top brains at the National Aeronautics and Space Administration are looking for ways of increasing understanding of what goes wrong in plane crashes. At a research facility in the Virginia, scientists and engineers winched a... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
Chinese Companies Order Frasca FTDsTwo Cessna 172 Level 5 Devices Ordered For Shandong Hairuio General Aviation S
Chinese Companies Order Frasca FTDs
The Aero-News Network / Posted 2 days ago
Two Cessna 172 Level 5 Devices Ordered For Shandong Hairuio General Aviation Shandong Hairuio General Aviation has placed an order through Lantech Engineering for two Cessna 172S Level 5 Flight Training Devices (FTDs). Lantech is Frasca's agent in... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
NTSB Issues Prelim In California Mid-Air CollisionCessna 172 And Sabre 60 Struck Near Brown Field Municipal Airport The NTSB has
NTSB Issues Prelim In California Mid-Air Collision
The Aero-News Network / Posted 4 days ago
Cessna 172 And Sabre 60 Struck Near Brown Field Municipal Airport The NTSB has released its preliminary report from a mid-air collision between a Sabreliner chartered by the U.S Navy and a Cessna 172 on a cross-country flight in California. Five... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Witness to midair crash: Pilots didn't deviateA witness to the midair collision over Otay Mesa that killed five men told inve
Witness to midair crash: Pilots didn't deviate
KGTV San Diego / Posted 5 days ago
A witness to the midair collision over Otay Mesa that killed five men told investigators the pilots "did not appear to have made any avoidance actions," according to a preliminary National Transportation Safety Board report. The twin-engine... Read more
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NBC San Diego
New Details in Fatal Plane Midair CollisionThe National Transportation Safety Board investigators preliminary report sugge
New Details in Fatal Plane Midair Collision
NBC San Diego / Posted 5 days ago
The National Transportation Safety Board investigators preliminary report suggests the pilots killed in a midair plane collision earlier this month did not see each other in the skies above Brown Field. A twin-engine Sabreliner and a single-engine... Read more
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iol.co.za
Plane crash: engine failure suspectedDAILY NEWSThe light aircraft crashed near the N2 in eManzimtoti. Photo: Zanele
Plane crash: engine failure suspected
iol.co.za / Posted 5 days ago
DAILY NEWSThe light aircraft crashed near the N2 in eManzimtoti. Photo: Zanele Zulu Durban - Friends of the young aviators who died in a plane crash at Winkelspruit on Tuesday, took to social media on Wednesday to share their grief. Pilots Kivash... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Winkelspruit Crash Pilot NamedThe KwaZulu-Natal police are investigating a case of culpable homicide followin
Winkelspruit Crash Pilot Named
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
The KwaZulu-Natal police are investigating a case of culpable homicide following the death of two people in the crash of a light aircraft on the South Coast on Tuesday. It was reported on Tuesday that a flight instructor and his student died when... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
National NewsAs cancer treatment begins, Carter to scale back on workAs cancer treatment beg
National News
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 6 days ago
As cancer treatment begins, Carter to scale back on workAs cancer treatment begins, Carter to scale back on work Former President Jimmy Carter says he will step back from his humanitarian work and surround himself with his family as he undergoes... Read more
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Mashable
See NASA drop a plane from 100 feet in the name of safetyNASA just crashed a plane in the name of science and engineering. The space ag
See NASA drop a plane from 100 feet in the name of safety
Mashable / Posted 6 days ago
NASA just crashed a plane in the name of science and engineering. The space agency dropped a Cessna 172 from 100 feet to test five commercially available emergency locator transmitters (ELTs) designed to help track planes in emergency... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Winkelspruit crash pilot namedAmanda Khoza, News24 The scene after yesterday’s plane crash at Winkelspruit.
Winkelspruit crash pilot named
News 24 South Africa / Posted 6 days ago
Amanda Khoza, News24 The scene after yesterday’s plane crash at Winkelspruit. Two people died. (Jonathan Erasmus) Durban – The KwaZulu-Natal police are investigating a case of culpable homicide following the death of two people in the crash of a... Read more
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Engadget
NASA crashes a third airplane for science on live TVIf you've ever wanted to see a "severe but survivable plane accident" (without
NASA crashes a third airplane for science on live TV
Engadget / Posted 6 days ago
If you've ever wanted to see a "severe but survivable plane accident" (without worrying about actual lives at stake), tune into NASA TV today between 1 and 2pm ET. The site will be broadcasting live coverage of a simulated crash conducted by the... Read more
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iol.co.za
Pilot of South Coast crash plane namedDAILY NEWSThe light aircraft which crashed in bush near the N2 in eManzimtoti.
Pilot of South Coast crash plane named
iol.co.za / Posted 6 days ago
DAILY NEWSThe light aircraft which crashed in bush near the N2 in eManzimtoti. Photo: Zanele Zulu Durban - The pilot who died when a light aircraft crashed in Winklespruit on the KZN South Coast has been identified as Kivash Narain. Provincial... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Durban Flight School's Fatal CrashA Durban flight school is counting the cost of a fatal crash which claimed the
Durban Flight School's Fatal Crash
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
A Durban flight school is counting the cost of a fatal crash which claimed the lives of two people on Tuesday. The two were killed when a Cessna 172 went down next to the N2 freeway near Winklespruit, south of Durban. Emergency service personnel... Read more
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iol.co.za
Two die in South Coast plane crashTHE MERCURYWreckage of the Cessna 172 light aircraft which crashed, killing two
Two die in South Coast plane crash
iol.co.za / Posted 6 days ago
THE MERCURYWreckage of the Cessna 172 light aircraft which crashed, killing two people, near Winkelspruit, south of Durban on Tuesday. Picture: Sibonelo Ngcobo Durban - A Durban pilot and his passenger died when a Cessna 172 light aircraft crashed... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
FAA: Local drone near Obama had government officials on alertNewly released reports from the Federal Aviation Administration show that local
FAA: Local drone near Obama had government officials on alert
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 7 days ago
Newly released reports from the Federal Aviation Administration show that local drone incidents are happening at a rate of about once a month now. The March 29 incident with Obama doesn’t say how close the drone was or whether foul play was... Read more
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Style Weekly
Unprompted: When Flying Through Life, Always Remember to Put Your Flaps DownSomewhere over the Great Dismal Swamp I began to think about Jesus. I was alone
Unprompted: When Flying Through Life, Always Remember to Put Your Flaps Down
Style Weekly / Posted 7 days ago
Somewhere over the Great Dismal Swamp I began to think about Jesus. I was alone in the airplane, doing what they call the “long cross-country flight” to prove my competency as a pilot. There’s something frightening about being in total control of... Read more
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Mashable
Watch it live: NASA to test-crash a plane WednesdayNASA is going to crash a plane Wednesday, and you can watch it live online. Ser
Watch it live: NASA to test-crash a plane Wednesday
Mashable / Posted 7 days ago
NASA is going to crash a plane Wednesday, and you can watch it live online. Seriously. The space agency is planning to drop a Cessna 172 from about 100 feet off the ground in order to simulate a "severe but survivable plane accident," allowing... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Durban flight school's fatal crashDurban - A Durban flight school is counting the cost of a fatal crash which cla
Durban flight school's fatal crash
News 24 South Africa / Posted 7 days ago
Durban - A Durban flight school is counting the cost of a fatal crash which claimed the lives of two people on Tuesday. The two were killed when a Cessna 172 went down next to the N2 freeway near Winklespruit, south of Durban. Emergency service... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
Avoiding Midair CollisionsThe AOPA Air Safety Institute Has Issued A Safety Alert Regarding Midair Collis
Avoiding Midair Collisions
The Aero-News Network / Posted 8 days ago
The AOPA Air Safety Institute Has Issued A Safety Alert Regarding Midair Collision Avoidance The Air Safety Institute Alert is of particular importance to recreational flyers because we fly at so many nontowered airports and most of our aircraft do... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
NASA To Drop Airplane ... On PurposeAgency Testing Emergency Locator Transmitters Using a Cessna 172 dropped from
NASA To Drop Airplane ... On Purpose
The Aero-News Network / Posted 8 days ago
Agency Testing Emergency Locator Transmitters Using a Cessna 172 dropped from a height of 100 feet, NASA’s Search and Rescue Mission Office will simulate a severe but survivable plane accident Wednesday, Aug. 26 to test emergency locator... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
FAA: Drone flew near Obama as he golfedNewly released reports from the Federal Aviation Administration show that local
FAA: Drone flew near Obama as he golfed
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 8 days ago
Newly released reports from the Federal Aviation Administration show that local drone incidents are happening at a rate of about once a month now. The March 29 incident with Obama doesn’t say how close the drone was or whether foul play was... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
FAA: Drone flew near Obama as he golfedNewly released reports from the Federal Aviation Administration show that local
FAA: Drone flew near Obama as he golfed
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 8 days ago
Newly released reports from the Federal Aviation Administration show that local drone incidents are happening at a rate of about once a month now. The March 29 incident with Obama doesn’t say how close the drone was or whether foul play was... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
FAA: Drone flew near Obama as he golfedNewly released reports from the Federal Aviation Administration show that local
FAA: Drone flew near Obama as he golfed
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 8 days ago
Newly released reports from the Federal Aviation Administration show that local drone incidents are happening at a rate of about once a month now. The March 29 incident with Obama doesn’t say how close the drone was or whether foul play was... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
FAA: Drone flew near Obama as he golfedNewly released reports from the Federal Aviation Administration show that local
FAA: Drone flew near Obama as he golfed
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 8 days ago
Newly released reports from the Federal Aviation Administration show that local drone incidents are happening at a rate of about once a month now. The March 29 incident with Obama doesn’t say how close the drone was or whether foul play was... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
FAA: Drone flew near Obama as he golfedNewly released reports from the Federal Aviation Administration show that local
FAA: Drone flew near Obama as he golfed
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 8 days ago
Newly released reports from the Federal Aviation Administration show that local drone incidents are happening at a rate of about once a month now. The March 29 incident with Obama doesn’t say how close the drone was or whether foul play was... Read more
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Daily Press
NASA Langley crash tests small planeNASA Langley crash tests a Cessna 172 plane as a part of the Emergency Locator
NASA Langley crash tests small plane
Daily Press / Posted 8 days ago
NASA Langley crash tests a Cessna 172 plane as a part of the Emergency Locator Transmitter Survivability and Reliability project on Wednesday in Hampton. The crash is a part of a series of tests designed to measure the effectiveness of emergency... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
FAA: Local drone near Obama had government officials on alertNewly released reports from the Federal Aviation Administration show that local
FAA: Local drone near Obama had government officials on alert
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 8 days ago
Newly released reports from the Federal Aviation Administration show that local drone incidents are happening at a rate of about once a month now. The March 29 incident with Obama doesn’t say how close the drone was or whether foul play was... Read more
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WPBF Palm Beach
Cessna towed from Singer Island beachMonday morning a Cessna 172 made a slow but impressive exit off Singer Island B
Cessna towed from Singer Island beach
WPBF Palm Beach / Posted 8 days ago
Monday morning a Cessna 172 made a slow but impressive exit off Singer Island Beach as a tractor-trailer towed the crashed aircraft along the sand. Investigators will get a better look at the plane once it's off of the beach where it made an... Read more
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WFLX FOX 29
Small plane makes emergency landing on Singer Island BeachRiviera Beach Police have identified the pilot and passenger of a single-engine
Small plane makes emergency landing on Singer Island Beach
WFLX FOX 29 / Posted 8 days ago
Riviera Beach Police have identified the pilot and passenger of a single-engine Cessna 172 that made a hard landing on Singer Island Saturday evening as Jamie Barker and Gina Mason. The emergency landing occurred on the beach near 5200 North Ocean... Read more
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PhysOrg
NASA to test emergency locator transmitters by crashing airplaneNASA’s Search and Rescue Mission Office, at the agency's Langley Research Cente
NASA to test emergency locator transmitters by crashing airplane
PhysOrg / Posted 8 days ago
NASA’s Search and Rescue Mission Office, at the agency's Langley Research Center in Hampton, Virginia, will test emergency locator transmitters (ELTs) Wednesday, Aug. 26 by simulating a severe but survivable plane accident using this 1974 Cessna 172.... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Hooked on flying: Saltillo High School senior aims for pilot’s licenseTUPELO – The moment Sarah Frances Webb gripped the controls, she was hooked on
Hooked on flying: Saltillo High School senior aims for pilot’s license
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 8 days ago
TUPELO – The moment Sarah Frances Webb gripped the controls, she was hooked on flying. Nearly two years ago, she was riding along with one of her dad’s work colleagues, Mark Kellum, when he turned to the high schooler and said, “If you don’t wanna... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
UPDATE: Pilot says plane stalled before crash-landing12:15 p.m. Residents of Singer Island woke up to an unusual site on the beach:
UPDATE: Pilot says plane stalled before crash-landing
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 9 days ago
12:15 p.m. Residents of Singer Island woke up to an unusual site on the beach: A single-engine airplane parked, nose down, on the sand. Plans for removing the plane from the beach are unknown at this time. The Cessna 172 landed there last night... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Civil Air Patrol cadet orientationLAWTON, Okla._Civil Air Patrol cadets took to the skies Saturday as part of the
Civil Air Patrol cadet orientation
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 10 days ago
LAWTON, Okla._Civil Air Patrol cadets took to the skies Saturday as part of their orientation flights at Lawton Fort Sill Regional Airport. The organization is a federally funded non-profit that provides emergency services, aerospace education, and... Read more
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Daily Press
Poquoson pilot prepares for his plane's final flightBill Corbett spent decades flying his trusty Cessna 172 every workday out of Ne
Poquoson pilot prepares for his plane's final flight
Daily Press / Posted 10 days ago
Bill Corbett spent decades flying his trusty Cessna 172 every workday out of Newport News and up and down the coast, searching out Atlantic menhaden for the commercial fishery. A professional fish-spotter before retiring last year, Corbett and his... Read more
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New Kerala
NASA to test emergency locator transmitters by crashing airplane Using a Cessna 172 dropped from a height of 100 feet, NASA's Search and Rescu
NASA to test emergency locator transmitters by crashing airplane
New Kerala / Posted 10 days ago
Using a Cessna 172 dropped from a height of 100 feet, NASA's Search and Rescue Mission Office will simulate a severe but survivable plane accident Wednesday, Aug. 26 to test emergency... Read more
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ABC Montana
Authorities identify men killed in plane crashHELENA, Mont. (AP) - Officials in Broadwater County have released the names of
Authorities identify men killed in plane crash
ABC Montana / Posted 11 days ago
HELENA, Mont. (AP) - Officials in Broadwater County have released the names of the two men killed in an airplane crash northeast of Helena. Sheriff Brenda Ludwig tells KFBB-TV (http://bit.ly/1Eakr4J) that 59-year-old Johnny Gluhm and 86-year-old... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
Authorities identify men killed in plane crashHELENA, Mont. (AP) - Officials in Broadwater County have released the names of
Authorities identify men killed in plane crash
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 11 days ago
HELENA, Mont. (AP) - Officials in Broadwater County have released the names of the two men killed in an airplane crash northeast of Helena. Sheriff Brenda Ludwig tells KFBB-TV (http://bit.ly/1Eakr4J) that 59-year-old Johnny Gluhm and 86-year-old... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
National NewsNKorea warns of war after exchange of fire with SouthNKorea warns of war after
National News
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 12 days ago
NKorea warns of war after exchange of fire with SouthNKorea warns of war after exchange of fire with South South Korea's Defense Ministry says its military has returned fire after North Korea shot an artillery shell at a South Korean border... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Two killed in plane crash outside HelenaSearchers have located a single-engine airplane that crashed in the Big Belt Mo
Two killed in plane crash outside Helena
KECI Missoula / Posted 12 days ago
Searchers have located a single-engine airplane that crashed in the Big Belt Mountains just northeast of Canyon Ferry Lake. According to the Broadwater County undersheriff, the bodies of two adult males were recovered from the plane crash site at... Read more
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Adirondack Daily Enterprise
Oh! I have slipped the surly bonds ...Saturday, July 19, 2014. Last summer. "Local friends: it was not me," I wrote o
Oh! I have slipped the surly bonds ...
Adirondack Daily Enterprise / Posted 12 days ago
Saturday, July 19, 2014. Last summer. "Local friends: it was not me," I wrote on Facebook. Quickly, I had tapped that out via my phone, before we started the engine to fly back to Saranac Lake. Yes, I flew that morning. Finished up a Flight Reviewa... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
Names Released From San Diego Mid-Air CollisionFour Aboard Sabreliner, Sole Occupant Of C172 Have Been Named Authorities have
Names Released From San Diego Mid-Air Collision
The Aero-News Network / Posted 13 days ago
Four Aboard Sabreliner, Sole Occupant Of C172 Have Been Named Authorities have released the names of the five people that were fatally injured when a Sabreliner Jet and a Cessna 172 collided in flight near Otay Mesa in southern California last... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
Authorities identify co-pilot killed in midair collision in Otay MesaOTAY MESA (KUSI) - Wednesday 11:47 a.m. - The fifth person killed in a mid-air
Authorities identify co-pilot killed in midair collision in Otay Mesa
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 13 days ago
OTAY MESA (KUSI) - Wednesday 11:47 a.m. - The fifth person killed in a mid-air collision between a light plane and a business jet was identified Wednesday as 66-year-old co-pilot, James Hale. According to the San Diego County Medical Examiner's... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
5th victim ID'd in deadly mid-air plane crashSAN DIEGO (CNS) - Authorities Wednesday publicly identified a 66-year-old copil
5th victim ID'd in deadly mid-air plane crash
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 13 days ago
SAN DIEGO (CNS) - Authorities Wednesday publicly identified a 66-year-old copilot killed along with four other men when a light plane and a twin-engine business jet collided near Otay Mesa last weekend. James Henry Hale of Adelanto was among four... Read more
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NBC San Diego
5th Victim ID'd in Midair Plane Collision InvestigationOfficials identified the fifth man killed Sunday when a Sabreliner on a trainin
5th Victim ID'd in Midair Plane Collision Investigation
NBC San Diego / Posted 13 days ago
Officials identified the fifth man killed Sunday when a Sabreliner on a training flight for the U.S. military collided midair with a civilian plane. James Henry Hale, 66, of Adelanto, California was the co-pilot of the Sabreliner according to the... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Fifth Person Killed In Mid-Air Collision IdentifiedFirefighters look at debris from a mid-air plane crash, Aug. 17, 2015. Authori
Fifth Person Killed In Mid-Air Collision Identified
KPBS San Diego / Posted 13 days ago
Firefighters look at debris from a mid-air plane crash, Aug. 17, 2015. Authorities Wednesday publicly identified a 66-year-old copilot killed along with four other men when a light plane and a twin-engine business jet collided near Otay Mesa last... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Fifth victim ID'd in midair plane collisionSAN DIEGO - Authorities Wednesday publicly identified a 66-year-old copilot kil
Fifth victim ID'd in midair plane collision
KGTV San Diego / Posted 13 days ago
SAN DIEGO - Authorities Wednesday publicly identified a 66-year-old copilot killed along with four other men when a light plane and a twin-engine business jet collided near Otay Mesa last weekend. James Henry Hale of Adelanto was among four... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Qualcomm executive among those killed in midair plane collision over San DiegoThe pilot of a small plane who was killed in a collision with a small jet over
Qualcomm executive among those killed in midair plane collision over San Diego
The Globe and Mail / Posted 13 days ago
The pilot of a small plane who was killed in a collision with a small jet over Southern California was an executive at San Diego chipmaker Qualcomm, Inc. The San Diego County medical examiner said in a statement Tuesday that the man piloting the... Read more
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Denver Post
Qualcomm exec among those killed in midair plane collisionSAN DIEGO (AP) — The pilot of a small plane who was killed in a collision with
Qualcomm exec among those killed in midair plane collision
Denver Post / Posted 13 days ago
SAN DIEGO (AP) — The pilot of a small plane who was killed in a collision with a small jet over Southern California was an executive at San Diego chipmaker Qualcomm, Inc., authorities and the company said. Michael A. Copeland, 55, was the pilot and... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Qualcomm exec among those killed in midair plane collisionSAN DIEGO (AP) � The position of a faster jet in relation to a slower plane as
Qualcomm exec among those killed in midair plane collision
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 14 days ago
SAN DIEGO (AP) � The position of a faster jet in relation to a slower plane as they neared a Southern California airport will be a focus for federal investigators as they study debris from their deadly midair collision, officials said. The crash... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
Qualcomm exec identified as the pilot of Cessna killed in crashSAN DIEGO (AP/ CNS) - Authorities publicly identified a 55-year-old pilot kille
Qualcomm exec identified as the pilot of Cessna killed in crash
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 14 days ago
SAN DIEGO (AP/ CNS) - Authorities publicly identified a 55-year-old pilot killed along with four other men last weekend when a light plane and a business jet collided over Otay Mesa. Michael Copeland of San Diego was the sole occupant of a Cessna... Read more
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