Crash


Tesla Says Vehicle in Deadly Crash Was on Autopilot

The vehicle in a fatal crash last week in California was operating on Autopilot, making it the latest accident to involve a semi-autonomous vehicle, Tesla confirmed. The electric-car maker said…

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U.S. Military Helicopter Crashes in Western Iraq

A U.S. military helicopter has crashed in western Iraq with seven service members on board, U.S. officials said Thursday. The officials said that so far there is no indication that…

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Navy Jet Crashes Off Key West, Killing 2 Crew Members

The Pentagon acknowledged Thursday that budget shortfalls have eroded military capabilities, including training and flight hours, but stopped short of blaming those cutbacks for the crash of a U.S. Navy…

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Victims of East River Helicopter Crash Identified

A Texas firefighter, an Argentine woman and a video journalist were among five passengers killed when a helicopter plunged into New York City’s East River, with the pilot reporting the…

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Russian Cargo Plane Crashes in Syria, 39 Dead

A Russian military cargo plane crashed as it was descending to land at an air base in Syria on Tuesday, killing all 39 people onboard, the Russian Defense Ministry said.…

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Investigation of Downed F-16 Reveals Pilot Error

An investigation into the downing of an Israeli F-16 fighter jet on February 10 by a Syrian anti-aircraft missile has found that the pilots did not take the necessary action…

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At Least 44 Dead as Bus Veers Off Cliff in Peru

Police say at least 44 people were killed when a double-deck bus veered off a highway and tumbled 650 feet down a cliff in southern Peru. Police say about two…

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