Frightening statistics: this year there have already been 7 major air crashes in Russia

In 2021, there have already been seven major plane crashes in Russia, according to the BBC. The crash of the L-410 turboprop aircraft in Tatarstan was the seventh Russian plane crash since the beginning of the year, in which five or more people died. Two more disasters - Il-112V near Moscow and ...

The plane fell on a residential area in California: there are fatalities

At least 2 people have died after a light aircraft crashed into a residential area in California, AP reports. On October 11, a small plane crashed in a densely populated suburb of San Diego, killing two people and injuring at least two others. The accident left large-scale ...

Armenian pilot blamed for death of American basketball star Kobe Bryant

The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) concluded that poor decision making by pilot Ara Zobayan was the likely cause of the helicopter crash that killed NBA star Kobe Bryant and eight others in 2020. Writes about this ...

In Indonesia, a passenger plane crashes: 56 people were on board

Sriwijaya Air's Boeing 737-500 crashed in Indonesia. Onboard there were about 56 passengers and crew members, including 10 children. The details were told by the Meduza edition. The plane disappeared from the radar and stopped responding to controllers almost immediately after takeoff, which took off at 14:36 ​​local time. ...

Fatalities in plane crashes rise in 2020 despite a decrease in the number of flights

Despite a 42% cut in flights globally, more people were killed in plane crashes in 2020 compared to 2019, writes The Guardian. Most of the statistics were the victims of the crash of a Ukrainian plane shot down by missiles in Iran in January. Dutch Consulting ...

A passenger plane in India broke in half on landing: there are casualties

An Air India Express plane with 191 passengers on board crashed while landing at the airport in Kozhikode in Kerala state in southern India. Writes about this BBC. The Boeing 737 left the runway and split in two, the FDA said ...

'We saw a flash and an explosion': Iranian air services immediately knew that a Ukrainian plane was shot down by a missile

The building TSN.Tizden received sensational evidence from the special services - a recording of the negotiations between the dispatcher of the Tehran airport and the co-pilot of the plane of the Iranian company Aseman Airlines. The pilot at the helm of the Iranian liner saw both the missile launch and the explosion. This entry proves that the Iranians saw the missile from ...

All America grieves: the famous basketball player and his daughter died in a plane crash

Former Los Angeles Lakers basketball player Kobe Bryant was killed in a helicopter crash near Los Angeles. Together with him, his 13-year-old daughter Gianna and seven other people on board died, writes the BBC. The helicopter crashed on the hills near the city of Calabasas, the cause of the crash ...

Fatal Mistake History: Accidentally Downed Passenger Airliners

A passenger Boeing 737 of Ukraine International Airlines (UIA), performing on Wednesday, January 8, a flight from Tehran to Kiev, crashed a few minutes after departure. The tragedy struck shortly after Iran fired missiles at American bases in neighboring ...

Iran rejects accusations that a Ukrainian plane was shot down by a rocket: how the investigation is going

The head of the Iranian Civil Aviation Organization, Ali Abedzadeh, denied accusations that an Iranian missile could shoot down a Ukrainian Boeing 737-800 passenger plane. On the eve of the Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said that the cause of the plane crash was the hit of an Iranian surface-to-air missile. Writes about this ...

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