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4 people killed in California small plane crash at airport

ABC15 Arizona - ‎21 hours ago‎
COLUMBIA, Calif. (AP) - Authorities in northern California say a small private plane crashed at the airport in the town of Columbia, killing all four people on board.
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Authorities: Plane crash in northern Illinois city kills 1

Arizona Daily Star - ‎Jul 21, 2016‎
Federal Aviation Administration spokesman Tony Molinaro said the agency has sent a team to the crash site to determine the type of aircraft involved in the crash and gather information that will be passed on to the National Transportation Safety Board.
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It's a bird, it's a plane it's... part of a Chinese rocket? Debris light up Utah skies

KUTV 2News - ‎10 hours ago‎
... p.m. Wednesday night. “Is that a plane crashing?” “Is it some sort of UFO?” “Is it the rapture?!?” Videos of the incident recorded the amateur theories, but the answer, according to astronomers is more likely that the lights were part of a Chinese ...

Drawbridges up

The Economist - ‎12 hours ago‎
Poland's defence minister suggests that Lech Kaczynski, a Polish president who died in a plane crash in 2010, was assassinated.

Pilot Likely Experienced Spatial Disorientation Before Oregon Plane Crash

Claims Journal - ‎Jul 21, 2016‎
Belnap was well aware of the dangers, having lost his father and two younger siblings in a small plane crash in Arizona in 1982. “He and I had those conversations many times, you have to learn to trust the instruments,” Jenson said. “My guess is he ...

Pilots: Spatial disorientation possible cause of Brookings plane crash

KVAL - ‎Jul 17, 2016‎
Belnap was well aware of the dangers, having lost his father and two younger siblings in a small plane crash in Arizona in 1982. "He and I had those conversations many times, you have to learn to trust the instruments," Jenson said. "My guess is he ...

Can a 747 be reborn into a wildfire-fighting supertanker?

Environment & Energy Publishing - ‎Jul 26, 2016‎
There was a big forest fire raging out of control near Los Alamos, and a World War II-era aircraft that had been converted to a tanker was being loaded with fire retardant at the Albuquerque airport.
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Solar Impulse 2 completes historic round-the-world trip

Times of India - ‎Jul 25, 2016‎
Solar Impulse 2+ has made 16 stops across the world without using a drop of fuel to demonstrate that using the plane's clean technologies on the ground can halve the world's energy consumption, save natural resources and improve quality of life.
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Search for Flight 370 will be suspended, possibly forever

ABC15 Arizona - ‎Jul 22, 2016‎
They also called for a wider base of funding, including from Boeing and other plane and component manufacturers. The three governments are involved because the airline was Malaysian, most of the passengers were Chinese, and the suspected crash site is ...
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Memorial marks 20th anniversary of TWA Flight 800 crash

ABC15 Arizona - ‎Jul 17, 2016‎
Heidi Snow, who lost her fiancé in the crash, was among those who read aloud the names of the victims. After the crash, she started an organization that uses family members from past plane crashes to mentor those suffering whenever a plane crashes ...
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Froome has title within his grasp

TriValley Central - ‎Jul 25, 2016‎
Sky teammates set the pace for Britain's Chris Froome, wearing the overall leader's yellow jersey, to prevent his main rivals from breaking away during the twentieth stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 146.5 kilometers (90.7 miles) with start ...
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Does Using Airplanes to Put out Forest Fires Actually Work?

Priceonomics - ‎Jul 21, 2016‎
The helitack crew under Vail's command escaped crash and flame, but not all aerial firefighters were so lucky that week.

He was headed for Paradise: Remembering Frank de Leon Compres

Utahstatesman - ‎Jul 24, 2016‎
There was a small chance they wanted to go to Arizona together to pursue master's degrees. This weekend ... Compres died Monday afternoon in an airplane crash in Hyrum while flying one of the Utah State University Aviation Technology Program's planes.

Another Florida nightclub shooting, Dems' drama and The Kid in the Hall

Pacific Northwest Inlander (blog) - ‎Jul 25, 2016‎
FILM: The Garland Theater is showing Coen Brothers classic Raising Arizona this Wednesday. • DRINKS: The Steam Plant is hosting a ... Mysterious plane crash in the Colville National Forest from 1955 solved. (Spokesman-Review) • Two people were killed, ...
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Incredible photo and video show a microburst dumping rain and wind over Phoenix

Mashable - ‎Jul 19, 2016‎
Microbursts are a major hazard for aircraft that are landing or departing an airport at relatively low rates of speed, since such winds can cause significant airspeed fluctuations and even cause a plane to stall and crash. For example, the crash of ...

From uni student to major drug smuggler

The New Daily - ‎Jul 23, 2016‎
... across borders, dodging plane crashes, consorting with notorious criminals like Whitey Bulger and ultimately serving time.

FUNDRAISERS briefs Journal July 27

Casper Journal - ‎Jul 26, 2016‎
She has run three Rock 'n' Roll full marathons in New Orleans, Arizona, and St. Louis, in the 75 to 79 age group and finished first in her age group.
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Rocklin police seek murder charge against boy suspected of killing sister

Sacramento Bee - ‎Jul 21, 2016‎
Her last competition was in April 2015, when she qualified to compete in the regional championships against gymnasts from California and other nearby states such as Nevada and Arizona. “She was very connected to her teammates,” the gymnastics coach ...
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Notes on the Republican Convention

Paste Magazine - ‎Jul 22, 2016‎
Hail from Arizona, where meth grows from the trees and dusky folks watch their backs during Sweeps Week, in case the crew from COPS shows up.

THE BABE IN THE BUNKER - ‎Jul 24, 2016‎
Officials' immediate designation of the crash as “an accident” was too quick. But what made it more puzzling, and quite frankly angering, were the hundreds of eyewitness reports who said it wasn't just a “simple” problem on board and the plane went down.