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More Than 100 Dead in Plane Crash in Cuba

Wall Street Journal - 18 May 2018
Rescue workers sprayed the aircraft with fire foam and helped passengers exit the plane, according to Mexican media reports from that time. Company officials declined to comment. In recent years, U.S . aviation regulators have set up various efforts ...
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CA Plane Crash Sparks Brush Fire, Thwarts Rescue Efforts (press release) (blog) - 12 May 2018
He said firefighters hope that the fire will be under control by Saturday so that search and rescue volunteers and a Federal Aviation Administration investigator can get the crash site safely. A small plane was reported overdue Thursday when it did not ...
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Two people hospitalized after plane crash in the Everglades - 04 May 2018
Two people were rushed to the hospital after the small plane they were on crash into the Everglades in Miami-Dade County. Crews from Miami-Dade Fire Rescue as well as Broward Sheriff Fire Rescue, responded to the scene west of Okeechobee Road and ...
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Cuba: 110 died in plane crash, 3 survivors 'critical'

CTV News - 19 May 2018
In November 2010 a Global Air flight originating in Mexico City made an emergency landing in Puerto Vallarta because its front landing gear did not deploy. The fire was quickly extinguished, and none of the 104 people aboard were injured. That plane ...
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GALLERY: Today in History, May 22

Utica Observer Dispatch - 22 May 2018
Twenty-five firemen suffered smoke poisoning as a result of the fire which caused extensive property damage to the three stores on East 14th Street opposite the Union Square park. (AP Photo/Harvey Lippman) ...
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9 killed in Port Wentworth military plane crash

Savannah Morning News - 02 May 2018
Rivera said the WC-130 plane had been used in the past to rescue U.S. citizens stranded in the British Virgin Islands following Hurricane Irma and ferry supplies to the U.S. territory of Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria last year. ...
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Florida pilot makes safe blind landing

WCTV - 07 May 2018
(AP) -- Air traffic controllers in Florida guided a student pilot to a safe landing after his small plane's windshield became coated with oil. The Daytona Beach News-Journal reports that audio recordings of the April 26 flight show the unnamed pilot ...
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In excess of 100 murdered in traveler plane crash in Cuba

Azad Hind News (blog) - 21 May 2018
Rescue team members work in the wreckage of a Boeing 737. The fire from the crash had been put out and specialists were distinguishing bodies, the president said. The reason for the crash was not promptly known and Diaz-Canel said experts were ...
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Plane Crashes into Lake Aeroflex in Sussex County Park - 23 Apr 2018
“I heard the plane cut out, then I saw it turn left and flatten out, and then it landed in the lake,” passerby Justin Leyman said. “It took the rescue crews about a minute or so to get the pilot out of the lake." The plane was completely submerged in ...
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The Herald-Times - 23 May 2018
Just 42 days later, Xavier Soto was with a 16-year-old friend in an alley behind his home in Chicago's gang-infested Belmont-Cragin neighborhood. A car pulled up and a gunman opened fire with the same Taurus pistol. Xavier was struck in the head and ...

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