Bedtime Argument Saves Child From Plane That Crashed Into His Room

"It pays to be indulgent sometimes," said Sabrina Ertell after her son's bedroom was hit by a plane, in a crash which killed all 5 on board. Her 11 year-old son, Augusto had argued to be allowed to sleep with his parents that night, and likely would have been killed in his own bed if the parents had not relented their… » 8/07/14 1:19pm 8/07/14 1:19pm

Cessna Pilot Missing After Midair Collision With Air Racing Plane

Sunday afternoon, a Cessna 210 was being used as an aerial photography plane to shoot a Hawker Sea Fury racing plane. Somehow, the two planes collided, sending the Cessna into San Pablo Bay, north of San Francisco. The pilot is still unaccounted for, while the Sea Fury was able to land safely. Little about the… » 4/28/14 3:06pm 4/28/14 3:06pm

Grand Canyon Plane Crash Site Is Now A National Landmark

The National Park Service has designated the site of a devastating 1956 plane crash as a National Historic Landmark. On June 30th of that year, a Trans World Airlines (TWA) Lockheed Super Constellation and a United Airlines DC-7 collided at 21,000 feet over the Grand Canyon. It was the deadliest civilian air crash to… » 4/27/14 10:29pm 4/27/14 10:29pm