plane crash

A National Transportation Safety Board official looks at a piece of the landing gear at the scene Monday, June 2, 2014, in Bedford, Mass., where a plane plunged down an embankment and erupted in flames during a takeoff attempt at Hanscom Field on Saturday night. (AP Photo/Boston Herald, Mark Garfinkel, Pool)

Philly newspaper owner’s jet never lifted off runway

BEDFORD, Mass. (AP) — The National Transportation Safety Board says data from flight recorders indicate the jet that crashed over the weekend in Massachusetts in which Philadelphia Inquirer co-owner Lewis Katz was killed reached a […]

06/03/2014

A National Transportation Safety Board official looks through the wreckage at the scene Monday, June 2, 2014, in Bedford, Mass., where a plane plunged down an embankment and erupted in flames during a takeoff attempt at Hanscom Field Saturday night.  (AP Photo/Boston Herald, Mark Garfinkel, Pool)

Paper owner’s jet crew had flown together 10 years

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The flight crew that died in a fiery crash aboard Philadelphia Inquirer co-owner Lewis Katz’s private plane this weekend had flown for the millionaire businessman and philanthropist for a decade, and among […]

06/02/2014

Officials work near wreckage at the scene Monday, June 2, 2014, in Bedford, Mass., where a plane plunged down an embankment and erupted in flames during a takeoff attempt at Hanscom Field on Saturday night. Lewis Katz, co-owner of The Philadelphia Inquirer, and six other people died in the crash. (AP Photo/Boston Herald, Mark Garfinkel, Pool)

Clues sought in deadly Massachusetts jet crash

BEDFORD, Mass. (AP) — An airport employee watched as the Gulfstream jet raced past the end of a runway, plunged down an embankment and erupted in flames. The witness account of the Saturday night crash […]

06/02/2014

In this May 21, 2000 file photo, New Jersey Nets owner Lewis Katz reacts as the Nets received the first pick in the NBA draft at the NBA Draft Lottery in Secaucus, N.J. (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun)

Philly Inquirer co-owner among 7 dead in jet crash

BEDFORD, Mass. (AP) — Philadelphia Inquirer co-owner Lewis Katz was killed along with six other people in a fiery plane crash in Massachusetts, just days after reaching a deal that many hoped would end months […]

06/01/2014

Planes Collide Over Bay. Couple escape injury after 2 small planes collide

Pilot missing after 2 planes collide in California

RICHMOND, Calif. (AP) — Officials say a pilot is missing but a husband and wife have escaped injury after their small plane collided with another aircraft over the northern part of the San Francisco Bay. […]

04/28/2014

Colorado authorities say a fiery plane crash at the Aspen airport Sunday Jan. 5, 2014,  killed one person and injured two others, one severely. (AP Photo/The Aspen Times, Leigh H. Vogel)

Aspen airport remains closed after deadly crash

DENVER (AP) — Two men from Mexico were being treated Monday for serious injuries and another was dead after a fiery plane crash at the airport in Aspen, a popular ski resort where wealthy visitors […]

01/06/2014