HELICOPTER CRASHES IN CENTRAL LONDON, 2 KILLED

A helicopter crashed into a construction crane atop a new luxury residential building in thick London fog Wednesday, killing the pilot and another person and sparking a line of flames as it plunged to the ground. Thirteen others were injured in the crash that took place at the height of the morning rush hour in… [Continue Reading]

VITTORIO MISSONI FEARED DEAD- ITALIAN FASHION HEIR, MISSING AFTER PLANE VANISHES

A small plane carrying six people, one of them Vittorio Missoni, a director of Italy’s famed Missoni fashion house, is missing off the coast of Venezuela, Interior Minister Nestor Reverol Torres said. The search for the missing aircraft continued Saturday, an Italian Foreign Ministry spokesman said. Missoni confirmed in a statement that Vittorio Missoni, son… [Continue Reading]

SISTERS DIE IN FIERY, RECALLED ENTERPRISE RENTAL CAR, MOM LAUNCHES FIGHT!

Eight years ago, two sisters died in a car accident on their way home from visiting their mom in California.  It was later discovered the rental car they were driving had been recalled, but had not been repaired.  Now, their mother, Cally Houck, is joining forces with California Senator Barbara Boxer to urge the government… [Continue Reading]

AERO AIRLINE FLIGHT MISSES RUNWAY IN NIGERIA: ANOTHER DISASTER AVERTED

Passengers on an Aero Airline flight from Lagos to Uyo in Akwa Ibom State were panic-stricken yesterday as the jetliner ran into bad weather in an attempt to land at Uyo airport. According to reports, the aircraft missed the runway on its initial attempt to land and had to make a second attempt several minutes… [Continue Reading]

HOW DO YOU KNOW THE PLANE YOU ARE BOARDING IS SAFE?

Read this before you get on that flight. There’s a lot that you do not know about the airline your’re flying. (CNN) — Beyond a vague familiarity with the world’s major airlines, most travelers know little about the hundreds of carriers transporting passengers across the globe. Sunday’s deadly air crash in Nigeria raises questions about the… [Continue Reading]

NIGERIAN-AMERICANS IN NIGERIA PLANE CRASH IDENTIFIED

(CNN) — Josephine and Jennifer Onita were returning from the wedding of a close friend in Nigeria. Maimuna Anyene was on her way to her brother’s matrimonials. Weddings are a big reason people cross oceans and continents, making journeys brimming with mirth and laughter back to the lands where they and their families came from…. [Continue Reading]

NIGERIAN GOVT WITHDRAWS DANA AIR’S AVIATION LICENCE, SENATE SUSPENDS AVIATION CHIEF

AND SO IT BEGINS…. The Federal Government has withdrawn the license of Dana Air for safety and precautionary reasons following Sunday’s crash of a Dana Air aircraft in Lagos. This was disclosed by the spokesman of the Ministry of Aviation, Mr. Joe Obi and comes on the heels of an earlier resolution of the Senate… [Continue Reading]

GOODLUCK JONATHAN, NIGERIAN PRESIDENT WEEPS AT LAGOS CRASH SITE

President Goodluck Jonathan is seen here weeping at the sight of the Dana Air disaster at Iju Ishaga,Lagos State today during a visit to the place. We see him wiping the tears from his eyes. he has declared three days of mourning and the Nigerian flag will continue to fly at half mast. Posted by… [Continue Reading]

LAGOS PLANE CRASH WAS NO ACCIDENT! HOW MANY PEOPLE HAVE TO DIE BEFORE WE WAKE UP?

I sat on my couch yesterday, glued to the Television, listening and watching all the images as they scrolled across the screen about the plane crash in Lagos, Nigeria. I was desperate to find out details of what happened. I wanted to find out what went wrong. For now, the death toll has been capped at 163… [Continue Reading]

PLANE CRASH IN LAGOS, NIGERIA,– DANA AIR PASSENGER PLANE CRASHES!

This just in, PLANE CRASH IN LAGOS, NIGERIA!!! A Dana Air passenger plane has crashed in Lagos, Nigeria. This has just occured at Toyin Street,Iju Ishaga in lagos state. Several houses have been affected and the number of casualties is unknown. Fire services and para military crews are being called to the scene now. Posted… [Continue Reading]

NIGERIAN CARGO PLANE CRASHES IN ACCRA, GHANA

A Nigerian cargo plane attempting to take off from the Kotoka International Airport in Accra, Ghana crashed on Saturday night, killing 10 people and injuring an unspecified number of others. The plane smashed through the airport’s fence before slamming into cars and a bus loaded with passengers on a nearby street, officials said. The crash… [Continue Reading]