Tag Archives: Disaster/Accident

01Apr/15

Space station captures images of massive typhoon

Images from the International Space Station show a massive typhoon forming as the Philippines warns residents to be ready for super typhoon “Maysak.”
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30Mar/15

One dead, one hurt as men try to ram U.S. spy agency gates -reports

One person is dead and another seriously wounded after they tried to crash a car into the gate of the headquarters of the National Security Agency in Fort Meade, Maryland, according to news reports.
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26Mar/15

Co-pilot deliberately crashed Germanwings plane, wasn’t known as terrorist — prosecutor

France’s public prosecutor says the co-pilot of the crashed Germanwings plane deliberately downed the aircraft, but was not wanted as a terrorist.

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26Mar/15

Webpage shows tribute to co-pilot of crashed Germanwing’s plane

While Facebook page the co-pilot from the Airbus A320 crash has been taken off the Internet, the flight club he was a member of shows black ribbon as tribute to Lubitz.
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26Mar/15

Germanwings crash: Pilot locked out of cockpit before crash

More questions surrounding Tuesday’s Germanwings plane crash that killed 150 people have arisen after audio collected from the cockpit voice recorder revealed that one of the pilots was locked outside of the cockpit before the crash.
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25Mar/15

Airbus 320: The workhorse of the aviation industry

(Next Media Online) – The Airbus A320 is one of the most prevalent jetliners in Europe’s aerospace industry, transporting more than a million people a day, according to Reuters.
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24Mar/15

Duesseldorf airport spokesman says Airbus crash “black day” for German air transport

Representatives for Duesseldorf airport and Lufthansa tell journalists the Airbus crash marks a “black day” for German aviation.

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24Mar/15

Germanwings Airbus crashes in France, 148 feared dead

FRANKFURT, GERMANY (LUFTHANSA) – An Airbus operated by Lufthansa’s Germanwings budget airline crashed in a remote area of southern France on Tuesday and all 148 on board were feared dead.
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23Mar/15

Self-driving car to begin coast-to-coast road trip

USA (Next Media) – Delphi Automotive hopes their self-driving car will travel across the country on Sunday. The Audi SQ5 will travel 3,500 miles from San Francisco, California to New York City, New York. It is the first coast-to-coast trip by an autonomous vehicle, and arguably the longest automated drive ever attempted.
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21Mar/15

Off-duty officer posted alcohol photo before NYC wrong-way crash

USA (Next Media) – A car carrying three off-duty New Jersey police officers collided head-on with a tractor-trailer on a Staten Island highway on Friday, killing one officer and another person in the car.
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