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Aviation Accidents And Incidents

Senior's Morgan keeps perspective eight months after plane crash

Senior's Morgan keeps perspective eight months after plane crash

It’s been eight months since McKenzie Morgan walked away from a traumatic single-engine plane crash in the mountains near Meeteetse, Wyoming.

April 26, 2014 9:30 pmLoading…

Pilot killed in plane crash was Broadview schools trustee

Darin Ray Brown, the Acton-area pilot who died Saturday in an airplane crash near Wolf Point, was a father of five and a Broadview School District trustee.

April 08, 2013 1:42 pmLoading…

Pilot survives plane crash near Cheyenne

CHEYENNE, Wyo. - A small plane has crashed near Cheyenne.

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NTSB: Helicopter not to blame for 2010 plane crash

NTSB: Helicopter not to blame for 2010 plane crash

A new report from federal transportation officials says that pilot error is to blame for a small-plane crash in 2010 at Billings Logan International Airport, not downdraft from a nearby helicopter that was landing, as had been previously suggested.

June 21, 2012 2:37 pmLoading…

Fuel may have played role in Riverton plane crash

RIVERTON, Wyo. - Police say a fuel malfunction apparently played a role in causing a crop duster to crash while attempting to land at the Riverton airport.

June 13, 2012 12:30 pmLoading…
Pilots struggled with brakes in Jackson, Wyo., runway mishap

Pilots struggled with brakes in Jackson, Wyo., runway mishap

WASHINGTON — Just before an American Airlines plane ran off a Wyoming runway last December, the pilots struggled to engage the brakes and thrust reversers that help slow speed, according to documents released Friday.

October 21, 2011 9:01 am Photos

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4 Oregon residents injured in plane crash at Saratoga, Wyoming

SARATOGA, Wyo. -- Two couples from Oregon are hospitalized after their single-engine plane crashed at the Saratoga Airport in south-central Wyoming.

September 07, 2011 3:39 pmLoading…

3 killed in ID plane crash were building church

Authorities say three people killed in a plane crash in southeastern Idaho were returning from a small Wyoming town where they were helping build a church.

July 19, 2011 11:10 pmLoading…

Feds to investigate Wyoming plane crash that killed 2

ROCK SPRINGS - Federal investigators are looking into what caused a single-engine plane to crash in southwestern Wyoming, killing both men on board.

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Pilot killed in Monday plane crash identified

The pilot who died in an airplane crash Monday east of Miles City has been identified as Mike Biggerstaff of Stanford, a Montana Transportation Department official said.

May 11, 2011 4:54 pmLoading…
Pilot killed in Butte plane crash is NorthWestern VP

Pilot killed in Butte plane crash is NorthWestern VP

The pilot of the small plane that crashed west of Butte Saturday has been identified as Dave Gates, of Butte, the vice president of Wholesale Operations for Northwestern Energy.

March 20, 2011 2:37 pmLoading…

DNRC plane crashes while practicing landings

HELENA — A small airplane owned by the Montana Department of Natural Resources and Conservation crashed while performing "touch-and-go" landing exercises at the Helena Regional Airport.

January 26, 2011 3:26 pmLoading…
Helicopter transport increases survival for seriously injured patients

Helicopter transport increases survival for seriously injured patients

Doris Madison is a cheerful woman, but stubborn as a mule.

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Audio gives details of October Wyoming plane crash

Audio gives details of October Wyoming plane crash

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — The pilot of a single-engine airplane was struggling to get over Wyoming's highest mountains in bad weather before it crashed and killed the pilot and three of his young sons, a voice recording shows.

January 07, 2011 4:14 pm Photos

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NTSB: American Airlines mishandled plane data

Federal officials investigating an incident in which an American Airlines jet went off the end of a runway say the airline improperly downloaded information from the plane's flight recorder before turning it over to the government.

January 02, 2011 8:31 pmLoading…

3 dead in Wyoming plane crash

CHEYENNE — Three members of a Texas family died in a plane crash in Wyoming's snowy Wind River Mountains, authorities said Monday.

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