Aviation accidents and incidents

June 19, 2018 - 5:48 am
MOSCOW (AP) — An engine burst into flames during the landing of a Russian plane carrying the Saudi Arabian soccer team to a World Cup host city, but nobody was hurt, officials said Tuesday. Russia's federal agency for air traffic said in a statement that the Airbus airplane flying from St...
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FILE - In this file photo from June 9, 2018, Egypt fans hold poster of striker Mohammed Salah during the team's final training session in Cairo before the World Cup. (AP Photo/Amr Nabil, File)
June 18, 2018 - 3:42 pm
ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) — Not since the Cold War days of the 1950s and 1960s has Egypt been as close to Russia as it is now. But could the outcome of a crucial World Cup clash between the two nations damage their relations? Probably not, but as is frequently the case with soccer, Tuesday's game...
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Police tape cordon off an area near the site of a plane crash that killed several people Tuesday, April 10, 2018, in Scottsdale, Ariz. A National Transportation Safety Board investigator is at the scene of the deadly crash and authorities are working to identify the people killed in a Piper PA-24 Comanche that went down Monday night shortly after takeoff from the Scottsdale Airport. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
April 11, 2018 - 9:49 pm
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Six people in their 20s who were killed in the fiery crash of a small plane on a golf course in a Phoenix suburb shortly after it took off from an airport were identified by authorities Wednesday. Scottsdale police said the victims were Erik Valente, 26; James Louis Pedroza...
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April 11, 2018 - 10:22 am
Good morning! Here's a look at how AP's general news coverage is shaping up today. Some plans are subject to change; see the 2 p.m. News Digest for updates. You can find our contact info at the bottom of this advisory. All times EST. ------------- HIGHLIGHTING: ------------- RYAN (sent, developing...
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April 11, 2018 - 7:32 am
Here are the AP's latest coverage plans, top stories and promotable content. All times EDT. -------------------------- NEW & DEVELOPING -------------------------- UNITED STATES-SYRIA — After Russia warns U.S. against military strikes in Syria, Trump says missiles "will be coming...
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April 10, 2018 - 4:52 pm
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — The Latest on an Arizona small plane crash (all times local): 1:50 p.m. A National Transportation Safety Board investigator is at the scene of the deadly crash of a small plane on a golf course near Phoenix. Authorities are working to identify the six people killed when the...
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April 10, 2018 - 10:22 am
Good morning! Here's a look at how AP's general news coverage is shaping up today. Some plans are subject to change; see the 2 p.m. News Digest for updates. You can find our contact info at the bottom of this advisory. All times EST. ------------- HIGHLIGHTING: ------------- WATCHDOG AGENCY-NO...
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April 04, 2018 - 10:20 am
Good morning! Here's a look at how AP's general news coverage is shaping up today. Some plans are subject to change; see the 2 p.m. News Digest for updates. You can find our contact info at the bottom of this advisory. All times EST. ------------- HIGHLIGHTING: ------------- CHINA-US-TRADE DISPUTE...
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March 22, 2018 - 3:14 am
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Austin Hatch finished high school less than two miles from Staples Center, playing basketball at Loyola High and golfing throughout the warm California winter four years ago. But he mostly spent his one year in Los Angeles simply learning how to live again after surviving the...
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Hannah Grinbank, 13, left, cries as she and Morley Prager, right, listen to students speak at Pine Trails Park, as part of a nationwide protest against gun violence, Wednesday, March 14, 2018, in Parkland, Fla. Tens of thousands of young people in U.S. communities big and small walked out of school to demand action on gun violence Wednesday in the biggest demonstration yet of the student activism that has emerged since last month's massacre of 17 people at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)
March 14, 2018 - 6:09 pm
Here are the AP's latest coverage plans, top stories and promotable content. All times EDT. ------------------------ NEW/DEVELOPING ------------------------ NAVY JET CRASH — Navy officials say a fighter jet has crashed off the coast of Key West, Florida, and rescue efforts are underway. SENT: 70...
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