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Zwitserse F-18 van Payerne crasht in Frankrijk

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Een Zwitserse militair vliegtuig is woensdag 14/10 neergestort rond 11:30 in een onbewoond gebied in de Doubs in het oosten van Frankrijk, waardoor er geen slachtoffers zijn. Het toestel komt volgens het ministerie van defensie van Payerne. De piloot van

Woordvoerster Defensie Ingrid Baeck komt om bij explosie woning

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Als KBspotting onderhouden we goede contacten met defensie. Het is een verhaal van PR en het publiek op de hoogte houden van het laatste nieuws. Ingrid was hier een belangrijke schakel en waarschijnlijk ook wel het bekendste gezicht. Met ontzetting

US transport plane crash in Afghanistan

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An American C-130 transport plane has crashed in Afghanistan, killing at least 11 people, a US defense official has said. Among the dead are several US troop members and contracted civilians whose nationalities have not been disclosed. The Taliban has

2 doden bij neerstorten van vliegtuigje in buurt van Doornik

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In de buurt van Doornik, Henegouwen, is een klein vliegtuigje neergestort. Het ULM-toestel kwam neer in landelijk gebied, in de gemeente Cordes. Twee inzittenden zijn om het leven gekomen. Wat de oorzaak is van de crash, is nog niet bekend.

Syria war: France to prepare for IS air strikes

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(source bbc.com) President Francois Hollande has ordered preparations to begin for air strikes on Islamic State militants in Syria. He said France would start reconnaissance flights on Tuesday with a view to launching attacks on the group. Speaking at his

Pilot Dies When Stunt Plane Crashes in NY Air Show Practice

BREAKING A pilot has died after a plane crashed at the New York Air Show. Jackson Wang was there when it happened and has more. NEW WINDSOR, N.Y. (AP) _ State police say a pilot has died after his propeller-driven

US sends F-22 fighter jets to Europe as part of Ukraine response

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The US is to deploy F-22 fighter jets to Europe as part of efforts to support eastern European members of the Nato alliance unnerved by Russia’s intervention in Ukraine. “Russia’s military activity in the Ukraine continues to be of great

2 planes collide at Swiss airshow, at least 1 killed

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Two planes have collided at an airshow in Dittingen in Switzerland’s Basel canton. Swiss police said one of the pilots was killed in the incident. The second one was reported to have ejected and parachuted to safety. The incident happened

A Hawker Hunter jet crashed after a loop during Shoreham Airshow

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BREAKING Seven people have died after a Hawker Hunter jet crashed into several vehicles during Shoreham Airshow. South East Coast Ambulance Service said the victims all died at the scene, with a further person being taken to hospital in critical

Indonesian aircraft carrying 54 people missing in Papua, search agency says

Photo: A Trigana Airlines ATR 42 at Labuan Bajo's Komodo Airport in 2008. (Wikipedia: YSSYguy, file photo CC BY-SA 3.0)

An Indonesian aircraft carrying 54 people is missing in the Papua region, the country’s search and rescue agency says. The Trigana Airlines ATR 42 aircraft was carrying 44 adults, two children, three toddlers and five crew, the BASARNAS agency said