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Independence: NAF aircrafts crash in Abuja

Air Force confirms death of pilot in crash

The Nigerian Air Force has confirmed the death of one of the pilots who were on the aircraft that crashed in Abuja earlier on Friday. The spokesman for the Air Force,...

Aeromexico: Pilots to strike over loss of benefits after crash

Aeromexico: Pilots to strike over loss of benefits after crash

Unionized pilots of Mexico’s largest airline, Aeromexico, on Tuesday said they plan to strike on Oct. 1 over the airline’s decision to suspend some employee benefits...

Russian military helicopter crashes

18 die in Ethiopian military helicopter crash

An Ethiopian military helicopter crashed on Thursday, killing all 18 people on board. Among the victims of the crash were fifteen members of the country’s armed forces...

Helicopter pilot steers aircraft away from crowds before crash

Helicopter pilot steers aircraft away from crowds before crash

A civilian helicopter on Monday crashed into a parking lot in the Chinese capital after the pilot managed to steer the aircraft away from crowded areas, the state-run...

Egypt debunks reports that cockpit fire caused EgyptAir crash

Egypt debunks reports that cockpit fire caused EgyptAir crash

Egypt’s public prosecutor denied on Monday reports that a cockpit fire may have caused a 2016 Paris-Cairo EgyptAir flight crash, reiterating that forensic information...

Senegal’s military helicopter crash kills 8

Senegal’s military helicopter crash kills 8

A Senegalese military helicopter crashed in southwest of the country, killing eight people and injuring 13 others, the army said on Thursday. Senegal’s army...

Five years after crash, 120 escape death as door falls off Dana plane 

Five years after crash, 120 escape death as door falls off Dana plane 

What may have been another tragedy in the Nigerian aviation industry was averted yesterday as the door of an aircraft belonging to Dana Air fell off while taxiing to the...

Plane lifted from Sydney river

Plane lifted from Sydney river after crash killed British CEO

Australian investigators and police hoisted the wreckage of a seaplane from the Sydney river where it sank after crashing on New Year’s Eve, killing six people,...

Cessna Caravan light airplane crash

Light aircraft crash kills 11 in Tanzania

By Jite Eriabie  At least 11 people were killed in northern Tanzania on Wednesday when a light aircraft flying to the Serengeti National Park, a popular tourist...

Egyptian train crews held following fatal crash, railway chief quits

Egyptian train crews held following fatal crash, railway chief quits

The head of Egypt’s railway authority, Medhat Shousha, has resigned following a train collision in Alexandria that killed at least 41 people, Transport Minister Hisham...

Dana-Air

2012 Dana air crash avoidable – Victims’ families 

Safer Skies Nigeria Foundation and families of victims of the ill-fated Dana Air Flight 9J 922 that crashed on June 3, 2012, have described the crash as avoidable. The...

How slowing shipping industry could spark banking crash In Germany

In geopolitics, events rarely occur in isolation. Several stories about German exports, banks, and the shipping industry recently appeared in the media. But these...