A small plane crashed shortly after takeoff from the Nepali capital of Kathmandu on Friday, killing 19 people, including seven British and five Chinese passengers, an airline official said.
The twin-engine propeller-driven Dornier
Polish President Lech Kaczynski was killed when a plane carrying 132 people crashed in thick fog on its approach to a Russian airport Saturday, killing everyone on board, officials said.
Central bank governor Slawomir Skrzypek and several
A passenger aircraft crashed in northwestern Iran on Wednesday and up to 169 people on board were feared killed. The Caspian Airlines aircraft was travelling from Tehran to Yerevan in Armenia when it came down near the city of Qazvin.
An Airbus A310-300 from Yemen with 153 people on board crashed into choppy seas as it tried to land in bad weather on the Indian Ocean archipelago of Comoros on Tuesday, officials said.
An official from the state carrier Yemenia said some