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The vintage de Havilland DH.84 Dragon crashed northwest of Brisbane. (Map by NYCAviation/Google Maps)
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Six Confirmed Dead After Missing Vintage Plane Located in Eastern Australia

Posted October 4, 2012 by BNO News

All onboard a vintage 1930s biplane which went missing this week were confirmed dead Wednesday after the wreckage was found in a forest.

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A North American PBJ-1H Mitchell bomber of U.S. Marine Corps bomber squadron VMB-613 with its bomb bay doors open. (Photo by US Marine Corps)
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US Recovers Remains of 7 Marines Missing Since World War II Plane Crash

Posted October 4, 2012 by BNO News

The remains of seven US Marines who went missing when their aircraft crashed in Vanuatu in 1944 have been returned to their families.

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The missing de Havilland DH.84 Dragon is seen in Australia at a 2003 airshow. (Photo by Roger Allison-Jones via wikipedia, CC BY)
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Vintage Biplane Carrying 6 People Goes Missing in Australia

Posted October 2, 2012 by BNO News

A search-and-rescue operation continued Tuesday for a 1930s biplane carrying six people which went missing in a huge stretch of bushland.

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The Dornier Do 228 crashed just outside the airport. (Map by NYCAviation/Google Maps)
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Nepal Plane Crash Kills 19

Posted September 30, 2012 by BNO News

Nineteen people were killed Friday when a small passenger plane crashed in the Nepali capital, local authorities said.

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The Beechcraft hit a mountain about 40 miles northwest of Durban, South Africa. (Map by NYCAviation/Google Maps)
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Small Plane Hits Mountain in South Africa, Killing Three

Posted September 17, 2012 by BNO News

A small private plane crashed into a mountain in South Africa, killing all three people on board the aircraft.

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Crash site near Palana on Russia's Kamchatka Peninsula. (Map by Google/NYCAviation)
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Plane Crash in Russia’s Far East Kills 10

Posted September 12, 2012 by BNO News

An Antonov An-28 airliner crashed in northeastern Russia early Wednesday afternoon, killing 10 people and injuring four others.

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First launch of Space Shuttle Discovery, Mission STS-41-D. (Photo by NASA)
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Space Shuttle Discovery’s First Flight: August 30 in Aviation History

Posted August 30, 2012 by NYCAviation Staff

First flight of Space Shuttle Discovery, Lockheed and Martin Marietta announce a merger, a Conviasa 737 crashes into a mountain and more.

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The Antonov An-24 crashed near Talodi, Sudan, near the border with South Sudan. (Map by NYCAviation/Google Maps)
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Sudan Plane Crash Kills Government Minister, Scores of Senior Officials

Posted August 20, 2012 by BNO News

A Sudanese government minister and scores of other senior officials were killed Sunday when their plane crashed into a mountain.

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Site of the plane crash near Coburg, Germany. (Map by Google/Matt Molnar)
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Small Plane Crash in Germany Kills Four

Posted August 6, 2012 by BNO News

A Piper PA-28 crashed and burst into flames in a field in southeastern Germany early Sunday, killing all four people on board.

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Captain Paul Tibbets waves from the cockpit of Enola Gay
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B-29 Superfortress Drops Atomic Bomb on Hiroshima: August 6 in Aviation History

Posted August 6, 2012 by NYCAviation Staff

The US drops first atomic bomb on Japan, Ted Williams returns to the Red Sox from Korea, Braniff Flight 250 crashes in Nebraska, and more.

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