UPDATE: 8 perish in NAIA plane crash

Credit to Author: Benjamin L. Vergara, TMT| Date: Sun, 29 Mar 2020 13:55:46 +0000

A private plane chartered by the Department of Health (DoH) on medical evacuation mission caught fire and exploded while taking off at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport, aviation authorities said on Sunday evening. Not one of the eight persons on board- a flight med, a nurse, a doctor, 3 flight crew (2 pilots, 1 crew), […]

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Captain hailed hero after bird strike disables Russian plane

Credit to Author: kadraneda| Date: Thu, 15 Aug 2019 11:47:10 +0000

Captain hailed hero after bird strike disables Russian plane

MOSCOW — The captain of a Russian passenger jet was hailed as a hero Thursday for landing his plane in a cornfield after it collided with a flock of gulls seconds after takeoff, causing both engines to malfunction. While dozens of people sought medical assistance, only one was hospitalized. The event drew comparisons to the […]

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GMA Network yet to receive copy of DOLE probe findings on Eddie Garcia accident

Credit to Author: acerojano| Date: Thu, 08 Aug 2019 14:50:48 +0000

GMA Network yet to receive copy of DOLE probe findings on Eddie Garcia accident

MANILA, Philippines — The GMA Network said it has yet to receive a copy of the labor department’s investigation findings on the accident that led to the death of actor-director Eddie Garcia. In a statement emailed to INQUIRER.net on Thursday, the network said it would respond to the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) once […]

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Fiery Cairo car crash blast claims 20 lives

Credit to Author: kadraneda| Date: Mon, 05 Aug 2019 12:30:23 +0000

Fiery Cairo car crash blast claims 20 lives

At least 20 people have been killed when a speeding car driving against traffic crashed into three others causing a huge explosion in Cairo.

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14 people hurt as car crashes into wake site in Tabuk City

Credit to Author: kadraneda| Date: Tue, 16 Jul 2019 10:26:14 +0000

Fourteen people were hurt after a wayward SUV slammed into a site of a wake along the provincial road in Tabuk City on Monday afternoon, police said.

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Family of girl killed in cruise ship fall to return home

Credit to Author: Dennis Maliwanag| Date: Wed, 10 Jul 2019 23:22:07 +0000

Family of girl killed in cruise ship fall to return home

An Indiana couple whose 18-month-old daughter fell to her death Sunday from the 11th story of a cruise ship hope to return home Thursday from Puerto Rico on a flight also carrying their youngest child’s body, an attorney for the family said.

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