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NASA Crashing Planes To Test Emergency Locator Transmitters

NASA engineers are collecting crash data to improve devices that alert rescue crews and broadcast the location of small plane wreckage.


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3 of 4 Victims in Wyoming Plane Crash From D.C.-Area

Three people who died in a plane crash that killed a total of four over the weekend in Wyoming are from the D.C. area.


Small plane crash near Orange County Airport. (Credit: Virginia State Police)

Witnesses Saw Smoke or Exhaust Before Va. Plane Crash

A preliminary report says two witnesses reported seeing a thin trail of smoke or exhaust from the engine before a small plane crashed in Orange County.


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Pilot Reported Turbulence Before Plane Crash in Norfolk

Federal investigators say a pilot reported turbulence before a small plane crashed while trying to land at Norfolk International Airport.


Small plane crash at Montgomery Airpark that left the pilot with serious injuries. (Photo credit: Pete Piringer/Montgomery County Fire Department)

Police: 2 Plane Crash Victims from New York, 1 from Va.

Virginia State Police have identified the victims of a small plane crash in a southeast Virginia botanical garden that killed all three aboard.


Fire fighters respond to the scene of a small plane crash in Anne Arundel County. (Credit: Anne Arundel County Fire)

Plane Crash Survivor Wants to Fly Again Soon

One of the two men who survived a small plane crash near Fort Meade says he will fly again when he’s recovered from his injuries.


Fire fighters respond to the scene of a small plane crash in Anne Arundel County. (Credit: Anne Arundel County Fire)

2 Injured in Small Plane Crash in Anne Arundel County

Authorities say two men were injured when a small plane crashed at Tipton Airport in Anne Arundel County Sunday afternoon.


An investigator from the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) examines wreckage at the site where a small plane crashed into a residential neighborhood. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

NTSB: Plane Crashed During Marginal Visuals

Federal safety officials say there were marginal visual meteorological conditions when a private jet crashed into a house in Maryland, killing six people.


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1 Killed After Plane Crash in Fauquier County

One person was killed after a small plane crashed in Fauquier County on Sunday.


Crew members outside of a Gaithersburg home destroyed by a plane crash. (Photo by Pete Piringer/Montgomery County Fire Dept.)

3 Homes Deemed ‘Unsafe to Occupy’ in Gaithersburg Neighborhood

Three homes in a Gaithersburg neighborhood where a jet came crashing into on Monday have been deemed “unsafe to occupy,” according to officials.