Military plane carrying 85 people crashes in Jolo–AFP chief

Agence France Presse 07/04/2021

COTABATO,  Philippines — A military plane carrying at least 85 people crashed in the southern Philippines on Sunday, the armed forces chief said. So far 15 people have been rescued from the burning wreckage of the C-130,…

Google, Gmail crashes reported worldwide

Gabriel Pabico Lalu - Reporter / @GabrielLaluINQ 08/20/2020

MANILA, Philippines — Various users of Google, its e-mailing application Gmail and other services connected to the tech giant reported crashes and bugs on Thursday (Philippine time). Several netizens on social media sites reported being unable to…

BREAKING: Ukrainian passenger plane crashes after takeoff in Tehran

01/08/2020

TEHRAN — A Ukrainian airplane carrying at least 170 people crashed Wednesday near an airport in the capital, Tehran, state TV reported. There was no immediate word on casualties. The plane had taken off from Imam Khomeini…

Cost of road crashes in PH: P105.7B every year

08/19/2019

CEBU CITY—At least P105.7 billion is lost to fatal road crashes in the country every year, data presented by a civil society organization revealed. Lawyer Natasha Daphne Marcelo of ImagineLaw said the figure was taken from the…

Chopper carrying solon crashes in Tarlac

Inquirer.net 11/22/2018

A helicopter carrying a party-list congressman crashed into a cliff in Capas, Tarlac on Thursday afternoon. In a dzMM report, the Tarlac police confirmed that a helicopter crashed at a military reservation camp in Tarlac during a…

Naked couple crashes pickup into traffic signpost

Inquirer.net 11/14/2018

A couple in Cagayan de Oro City is now facing charges after they crashed their pickup truck into a traffic signpost as they allegedly had sex while driving. The unidentified couple crashed their Hilux truck into the…

Lion Air flight with 189 on board crashes into sea

AP 10/29/2018

JAKARTA — A Lion Air plane with 189 people on board crashed into the sea just minutes after taking off from Indonesia’s capital on Monday in a blow to the country’s aviation safety record after the lifting…

‘Suicidal’ man steals, crashes empty plane

AFP 08/11/2018

Two military F-15 jets were scrambled late Friday after a “suicidal” airline worker stole and later crashed an empty passenger plane from the Seattle-Tacoma airport, local officials said. Local authorities quickly ruled out terrorism as a motive…

97 injured as plane crashes after takeoff in hail storm

AFP 08/01/2018

An Aeromexico flight crashed on takeoff during a heavy hail storm in northern Mexico, engulfing the plane in flames and injuring 97 people, officials said Tuesday. The Embraer 190 aircraft, which was operating between Durango and Mexico…

8 dead as jeepney crashes into other vehicles

Inquirer.net 07/18/2018

PAGADIAN CITY – Eight were killed and 56 were injured as an overloaded passenger jeepney that had lost its brakes crashed into two other vehicles and rolled over in Barangay Dao in Pagadian City yesterday. Five of…

Plane carrying 71 people crashes, catches fire in Kathmandu

AP 03/13/2018

KATHMANDU, Nepal — A plane carrying 71 people from Bangladesh swerved erratically and flew dangerously low before crashing and erupting in flames as it landed Monday in Kathmandu, Nepal’s capital, killing at least 50 people, officials and…

Commercial plane crashes in southern Iran, killing 66 people

AP 02/18/2018

TEHRAN, Iran — An Iranian commercial plane crashed on Sunday in a foggy, mountainous region of southern Iran, killing all 66 people on board, state media reported. An Aseman Airlines ATR-72, a twin-engine turboprop used for short-distance…

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