Plane crashes

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Death toll from military plane crash in Philippines rises to 50
The passenger death toll from the crash was 47, officials said, and three civilians on the ground were also killed

Guardian staff and agencies

05, Jul, 2021 @12:02 AM

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From the archive: surviving the Andes plane crash, 1974
A memorably told story of human endurance, sheer courage and cannibalism. By Chris Hall

Chris Hall

23, May, 2021 @5:00 AM

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Two people killed after light plane crashes in paddock north of Canberra
Essential Energy plane was conducting aerial inspections of the company’s electricity network prior to the crash

Michael McGowan

13, Apr, 2021 @11:07 AM

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Experience: I survived a plane crash
Knowing we had no food left, we began discussing the unthinkable – eating the frozen flesh of our dead friends

José Luis Inciarte

12, Feb, 2021 @10:00 AM

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Family of Indonesian plane crash victims sue Boeing for ‘dangerous’ aircraft
The lawsuit filed by the family of three victims alleges the Boeing 737-500 aircraft was defective in one or more ways

Rebecca Ratcliffe in Bangkok

31, Jan, 2021 @5:23 AM

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Indonesia plane crash relative: 'I said I would pray for her'
As divers search for black boxes in Java Sea, families recall last-minute messages

Gemma Holliani Cahya in Jakarta and Rebecca Ratcliffe

11, Jan, 2021 @5:36 PM

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Ryanair orders further 75 Boeing 737 Max jets worth up to £6.7bn
Airline defies Covid pessimism and concerns public may avoid model due to safety fears

Gwyn Topham Transport correspondent

03, Dec, 2020 @5:54 PM

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Two dead after US navy training plane crashes in Alabama
T-6B Texan II aircraft hit house and cars in heavily populated area outside Foley

24, Oct, 2020 @4:53 AM

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In 2005, Helios flight 522 crashed into a Greek hillside. Was it because one man forgot to flip a switch?
The accident led to the deaths of 121 people, and an eight-year legal battle for engineer Alan Irwin. This is what happens when the finger of blame is pointed at you

Sally Williams

19, Sep, 2020 @7:00 AM

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Boeing ‘gambled with public safety’ in run-up to two deadly crashes
Cost cuts and lack of scrutiny contributed to 737 Max disasters, say US politicians

Jasper Jolly

16, Sep, 2020 @12:04 PM

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Pilot of US fighter that crashed in North Sea found dead
F-15 jet plunged into waters off Yorkshire coast during training mission on Monday morning

Dan Sabbagh Defence and security editor

15, Jun, 2020 @5:41 PM

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Two survivors of deadly Karachi plane crash tell of unlikely escapes
Investigation begins into cause of Pakistan International Airlines crash that killed 97

Mehreen Zahra-Malik in Lahore and Hannah Ellis-Petersen

23, May, 2020 @2:57 PM

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