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A picture taken on July 18, 2014 shows the wreckages of the Malaysia Airlines jet carrying 298 people from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur a day after it crashed, near the town of Shaktarsk, in rebel-held east Ukraine. (credit: DOMINIQUE FAGET/AFP/Getty Images)

Ukraine Accuses Russia Of Helping Separatists Destroy Evidence In Malaysia Airlines Crash

Ukraine accused Russia on Saturday of helping separatist rebels destroy evidence at the crash site of a Malaysia Airlines plane shot down in rebel-held territory — a charge the rebels denied.

07/19/2014

The aftermath of a small plane crash in East Patchogue on June 17, 2014. (credit: Brandon Scileppi)

Pilot Dead After Small Plane Crashes In East Patchogue

The plane went down around 9 a.m. near the side of a house on Camille Lane in East Patchogue and burst into flames, authorities said.

06/17/2014

New Jersey Nets owner Lewis Katz holds the Eastern Conference Championship Trophy in May 2003. (Credit: Getty Images)

Former Nets, Devils Owner Lewis Katz Killed In Mass., Plane Crash

A small private plane traveling from Massachusetts to Atlantic City crashed and caught fire Saturday night, killing all seven people aboard, authorities said.

06/01/2014

Sign at Atlantic City International Airport (credit: South Jersey Transportation Authority)

At Least 1 Dead In Small Plane Crash Near Atlantic City International Airport

Authorities said the crash happened in a wooded area of Hamilton Township, about five miles west of the airport and near the Atlantic City Expressway.

09/20/2013

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Girls Killed In Conn. Plane Crash Remembered As Loving Sisters

Hundreds of mourners packed a New Haven church Friday for the funeral of 13-year-old Sade Brantley and 1-year-old Madisyn Mitchell.

08/16/2013

Photo shows damage to two homes after a small plane crashed into them on Friday. (credit: Sonia Rincon/1010 WINS)

Crews Recover Son’s Gift To Mother In East Haven Plane Wreckage

Deputy police Chief John Mannion said the set was found in a compartment in the tail section of the plane. He says there was a chip in the tea pot’s spout, but the set was otherwise intact.

08/13/2013

Connecticut Plane Crash Debris

Houses Struck By Plane In Connecticut To Be Torn Down

Authorities on Sunday were making plans to tear down two East Haven, Conn., houses into which an airplane crashed Friday.

08/11/2013

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4 Bodies Recovered From Scene Of Connecticut Plane Crash

Four bodies have been recovered, after a small plane crashed in East Haven, Conn. – leaving two houses in flames.

08/10/2013

Small plane crashes into East Haven homes (Lou Young/CBS 2)

Federal Investigators: At Least 4 Killed In East Haven, Conn. Plane Crash

Emergency crews remained at the scene hours after the multi-engine, propeller-driven plane struck two small homes a few blocks from Tweed New Haven Airport.

08/09/2013

Asiana Airlines Boeing 777 Crashes At San Francisco Airport

San Francisco Plane Crash Blamed For Third Death

The girl had been in critical condition since arriving at the hospital Saturday after the plane crashed, killing two others and leaving others in critical condition.

07/12/2013

LaGuardia airport is seen from a Delta jet - Queens, NY - Oct 24, 2010 - Photo: Evan Bindelglass / WCBS 880

Expert: Pilots Face Similar Challenges At New York Airports As At SFO

In the wake of the plane crash that left two Chinese students dead and dozens more injured, experts and pilots have pointed out that San Francisco International Airport can be a challenging place to land. So are the two New York City airports.

07/08/2013

Debris litters the tarmac at San Francisco International Airport, where a Boeing 777 crashed on Saturday.(Credit CBS 2)

Korean-American New Yorkers Mourn San Francisco Plane Crash Victims

New Yorkers with ties to Korea on Sunday were mourning the victims of a plane crash that left at least two people dead in San Francisco this weekend.

07/07/2013

Blairstown Plane Down

Authorities Probe Small Plane Crash In Blairstown, N.J.

Authorities on Saturday continued to investigate a small plane crash near the airport in Blairstown, N.J., in which two Pennsylvania men were injured.

07/06/2013

A Vans RV-10, like the one shown here, went down on Feb. 21, 2013. (credit: Vans Aircraft)

After Hours Of Searching, Rescuers Save 3 N.J. Men After Small Plane Crash In The Adirondacks

Forest rangers initially headed to Nye Mountain based on coordinates provided by the men. They eventually realized that was the wrong location and the actual crash site was at nearby Big Burn Mountain.

02/22/2013

Christopher Smidt (credit: CBS 2)

Hudson River Plane Crash Survivor: ‘We Realized We Were Going Down’

Christopher Smidt said what began as a sightseeing tour around Manhattan turned into a life-threatening situation.

01/29/2013

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