Aviation News

January 16, 2013

Small Plane Crashes In North Carolina, Killing Pilot

The crash site was about 5 miles north of Burlington-Alamance Regional Airport, from which the plane had departed a few minutes earlier. (Map by NYCAviation/Google Maps)
The crash site was about 5 miles north of Burlington-Alamance Regional Airport, from which the plane had departed a few minutes earlier. (Map by NYCAviation/Google Maps)


Plane headed for Morristown crashes, killing pilot (via NJ.com)

Authorities say a plane crashed near Sharpe Road and Melrose Drive in Burlington, N.C., killing the pilot. The pilot may have tried to avoid residential areas, according to witnesses. Google Maps   BURLINGTON, N.C. — A small plane headed to Morristown Municipal Airport crashed early Wednesday morning…