Plane Crash

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USC Expert Concerned About Reaction To Alps Plane Crash

University of Southern California aviation expert Michael Barr is concerned about the flying public’s response to news that Tuesday’s Germanwings jetliner crash in the French Alps was a willful act.

03/26/2015

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NTSB: Harrison Ford’s Plane Lost Engine Power Before Crashing In Venice Golf Course

A preliminary report confirmed Tuesday that Harrison Ford’s vintage aircraft crashed last week after losing engine power, forcing the actor to land at Penmar Golf Course in Venice just after takeoff from Santa Monica Airport.

03/10/2015

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Aviation Experts Applaud Harrison Ford’s Handling Of Plane’s Crash-Landing

Aviation experts are applauding Harrison Ford’s handling of the frightening crash-landing of a vintage aircraft in the Venice area of Los Angeles.

03/06/2015

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Investigation Continues Into Harrison Ford Plane Crash As Actor Recovers

The wreckage of Harrison Ford’s vintage plane was moved from a Venice golf course Thursday to a nearby hanger for a joint FAA and NTSB investigation into the crash of the single-engine aircraft.

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Stars Take To Twitter After Learning Of Plane Crash Involving Harrison Ford

Celebrities expressed concern via Twitter after learning that a single-engine plane piloted by actor Harrison Ford crash-landed in the Venice area of Los Angeles.

03/05/2015

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Harrison Ford Injured After Crashing Plane Onto Venice Golf Course

The pilot, identified later at Ford, was only one person on the plane, and he was taken to a hospital, where he is now listed in fair to moderate condition.

03/05/2015

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Pilot Suffers Minor Injuries After Small Plane Goes Down In Mentone

A pilot suffered minor injuries Tuesday after his plane went down in San Bernardino County.

03/03/2015

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Wreckage Investigated After Small Plane Vanishes Into Desert

Authorities say possible wreckage has been spotted in Mojave Desert mountains during a search for a small airplane that disappeared during a flight from Southern California to Nevada.

01/21/2015

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JPL Discusses Death Of Renowned Scientist In Van Nuys Plane Crash

Colleagues of a Jet Propulsion Laboratory scientist killed Friday when his small plane went down in Van Nuys are discussing his contributions to JPL and NASA.

01/10/2015

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1 Dead After Small Plane Crashes In Lake Balboa

The Los Angeles Fire Department Friday was investigating a small plane that crashed in a busy intersection in Lake Balboa.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/09/2015

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KNX On Your Corner: Cerritos Plane Crash

In 1986 an AeroMexico flight headed to LAX collided with a small plane over a quiet neighborhood in Cerritos, killing all aboard both planes, and 15 people on the ground.

12/12/2014

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Man Killed In Plane Crash Near Big Bear

A plane crash killed one person Monday in the San Bernardino Mountains.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/20/2014

A pilot was left with moderate injuries after crashing his single-engine plane in Rancho Cucamonga Friday evening. (credit: CBS)

Man, 22, Who Sustained Severe Injuries In Rancho Cucamonga Plane Crash Identified

The single-engine Luscombe 8A the pilot flew crashed for unknown reasons about 6:15 p.m. Friday.

07/19/2014

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Aviation, Terrorism Experts Weigh In On Malaysia Airlines Crash

In the wake of the horrific Malaysia Airlines crash that claimed the lives of 298 passengers Thursday in Ukraine, local aviation and terrorism experts are discussing how investigators will determine who’s responsible.

07/17/2014

Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 Wreckage

Many Local Ukrainians Blame Russia For Malaysia Airlines Crash

The Ukrainian community in Southern California is struggling to make sense of Thursday’s deadly plane crash that claimed the lives of 298 passengers in eastern Ukraine.

07/17/2014

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