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A corporate culture that privileged profits over safety had terrible consequences.
It will take weeks, if not months, for American, United and Southwest to get the plane back into service — and reassure travelers about its safety.
The U.S. agency said changes in software, design and training had made the plane safe to operate after two fatal crashes and 20 months out of service.
Six Americans are among the dead. The Multinational Force and Observers said there was nothing to suggest the crash was anything but an accident.
The epic hunt for a lost World War II aircraft carrier.
The plane crashed into a residential area. No civilians on the ground were injured, the authorities said.
Federal officials are looking into the second such sighting in just six weeks. Two airline pilots previously spotted a man in a jetpack at an altitude of 3,000 feet.
The World Trade Organization gave the European Union permission to tax up to $4 billion of American products annually in return for subsidies given to Boeing
A jingle helped them transform a two-partner practice in Buffalo into a 50-lawyer personal injury behemoth in New York State and California. Mr. Barnes died in a plane crash.
The plane, “traveling rather fast along the water, skipped twice and hit the pier,” the New York fire commissioner said.
Mr. Barnes, one half of the personal injury firm known for its infectious jingle, was flying a small plane when it crashed in upstate New York, killing him and a passenger.
The measure seeks to strengthen the Federal Aviation Administration and impose tougher penalties on corporate executives who undermine regulators.
Vanessa Bryant’s lawsuit alleges that at least eight deputies took and shared graphic photographs of the victims.
A committee’s Democrats say two fatal crashes were a “horrific culmination” of engineering flaws, mismanagement and oversight lapses.
The crash, which occurred near an airport 70 miles southeast of Nashville, is being investigated by the F.A.A. and the National Transportation Safety Board.
The company said it was stepping up inspections, citing new manufacturing problems. Federal regulators are also looking into production flaws.
The El Dorado fire in California ignited as a family was using a “pyrotechnic device” to announce the gender of a new baby, the authorities said.
Two commercial pilots approaching the city’s main airport reported a man out for a high-altitude spin. The F.B.I. is looking into it.
A Michigan state environmental agency, which is abbreviated E.G.L.E., lost a $950 drone in the aerial battle.
One crew member was treated at a hospital for injuries that were not life-threatening, according to the authorities, who said they were investigating the shooting.
As investigators sought the cause of a jetliner accident that killed 18 people, blame began to fall on the pilot and the hilltop runway.
The plane had been returning from Dubai when it skidded off a rain-soaked airport runway in the state of Kerala in southern India. Images from Indian media showed the fuselage had split.
Gary Knopp, a Republican member of the State House of Representatives, was among those killed. He was piloting one of the planes.
Those on board and a person who was in a house were injured, an official said. There was no immediate word on fatalities.
All 8 passengers and crew members on both planes are believed to have died, according to a statement from the Sheriff’s Office in Kootenai County.
The flights, which could begin as soon as Monday, are a major step in getting the plane flying again.
The pilot texted “weather looking OK” on the morning of the crash, which killed all nine people aboard the Sikorsky S-76B helicopter, according to newly released documents.
The British authorities were searching for the pilot, whose status American officials said was “unknown at this time.”
Two 6-year-old children were among the dead. The family was flying from Florida to a funeral in Indiana, the authorities said.
Officials were using DNA samples to identify many of the 97 bodies pulled from rubble and smoldering wreckage after a flight went down in a congested neighborhood near Karachi.
The plane, an Airbus A320, crashed in a residential area near the Karachi airport, officials said.
I played Taps for my fallen brothers-in-arms after a kamikaze pilot attacked our ship during World War II. I now play it every year on Memorial Day.
The jet crashed into a house in Kamloops, British Columbia. There was no immediate word on deaths or injuries.
The pilot of the helicopter that crashed in January, killing Mr. Bryant and eight others, didn’t have alcohol or drugs in his system. The victims all died from blunt trauma.
While some of the encounters have been reported publicly before, the Navy records are an official accounting of the incidents, including descriptions from the pilots of what they saw.
The Kenyan-registered aircraft was delivering much-needed humanitarian supplies for the fight against the coronavirus when it crashed.
Flight 1392 landed at Austin-Bergstrom International Airport on Thursday night and tried to avoid the collision, the airline said. Medical teams said the person died at the scene.
The officers were investigating a report of bodies in a bayou when the helicopter crashed near an apartment building, the authorities said.
The episode was being investigated by the Federal Aviation Administration, which ordered the actor to complete awareness training in 2017.
Alexander Rose’s “Empires of the Sky” recounts the race to dominate the air.
The aerospace giant said employees in the Puget Sound area would begin manufacturing commercial planes by the end of next week.
The Hall of Fame pitcher had high levels of amphetamine and other prescription drugs in his system when he crashed off the Florida coast in 2017, a federal report said.