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The UAE’s General Civil Aviation Authority has cleared the crash-prone Boeing 737 Max for operations.

Indonesian transport minister Budi Karya Sumadi said a box had been found after a plane plunged about 10,000 feet in less than a minute before slamming into the Java Sea.

Indonesian divers hunt seabed for crashed plane's black boxes

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Indonesian divers hunt seabed for crashed plane's black boxes

Indonesian divers returned to a wreckage-littered seabed off Jakarta hunting for black boxes that will likely be key to unlocking the mystery of why a jet fell from the sky

Indonesia locates black box recorders from crashed Sriwijaya <em>plane</em>

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Indonesia locates black box recorders from crashed Sriwijaya plane

Two black boxes belonging to the Sriwijaya Air Boeing 737-500 that crashed shortly after take off have been found by authorities.

Indonesia rescuers find human remains after deadly <em>plane</em> crash

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Indonesia rescuers find human remains after deadly plane crash

The Sriwijaya Air Boeing 737-500 went into a steep dive about four minutes after it left Soekarno-Hatta international airport in Jakarta on ...

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Indonesia budget airline jet 'suspected' to have crashed: official

More than 60 people were onboard the flight, which lost contact with authorities minutes after leaving Jakarta's airport.

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Indonesia's Sriwijaya Air loses contact with plane after take-off

There were 56 passengers and six crew members onboard the plane.

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Four killed in Pakistan army helicopter crash

Four soldiers including the two pilots were killed in a helicopter crash in the Gilgit-Baltistan region of Pakistan, authorities said.

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Khamenei: war with Iraq proved Iran can defend itself

Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said the Islamic republic's 1980-88 war with Iraq showed the country can defend itself, without ...

Pakistan airline 'grounds' about 150 pilots in licence probe

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Pakistan airline 'grounds' about 150 pilots in licence probe

A Pakistan government review found that more than 260 of the country's 860 active pilots had fake licenses or cheated on exams.

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Crashed Pakistani jet's cockpit voice recorder found

Officials hope the plane's black box flight recorder will provide answers into the devastating crash.

24-year-old survivor recalls horror of Pakistan <em>plane</em> crash

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24-year-old survivor recalls horror of Pakistan plane crash

Ninety-seven people were killed after a passenger plane crashed into a residential area in Pakistan's Karachi, authorities confirmed.

80 bodies recovered, more feared dead in Pakistan crash

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80 bodies recovered, more feared dead in Pakistan crash

Officials have confirmed two survivors so far from the crash in the southern Pakistani city of Karachi.

Pakistan passenger <em>plane</em> <em>crashes</em> in residential area

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Pakistan passenger plane crashes in residential area

A Pakistan passenger plane believed to be carrying over 100 people crashed in the city of Karachi.

Iran uses Hollywood film to 'prove' CIA man died

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Iran uses Hollywood film to 'prove' CIA man died

Iranian claims that a top CIA operative died in a plane crash in Afghanistan have been backed with bizarre proof by state media.

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Taliban claims American plane 'crashed' in eastern Afghanistan

A US forces aircraft crashed in eastern Afghanistan, the Taliban claimed on Monday.

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Plane crashes in 'Taliban-controlled' eastern Afghanistan

Social media was rife with suggestions that the plane was from the state-owned Ariana Afghan Airlines - however, the company said the ...

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Missile or engine failure? Iran plane crash causes explained

As speculation grows over foul play in the crash of Ukrainian passenger jet in Iran, we bring together and assess the claims of missile attacks ...

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Iran crash likely a 'shootdown event', aviation experts say

An aviation intelligence group has said that a Ukraine International Airlines flight that went down over Iran's capital was likely shot down.

18 killed, including 4 children, in Sudan <em>plane</em> crash

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18 killed, including 4 children, in Sudan plane crash

A military plane that delivered aid to West Darfur state amid recent unrest crashed following take off, killing 18 people.

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Eighteen killed as Pakistan army plane crashes

The plane crashed into a poor village near an upscale neighbourhood in the garrison city that is home to the army's headquarters.

Indonesia recovers second black box from deadly <em>plane</em> crash

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Indonesia recovers second black box from deadly plane crash

Indonesia has recovered a second black box from the Boeing 737 MAX which vanished from radar about 13 minutes after departing Jakarta.

Iran Cargo <em>plane</em> <em>crashes</em> in with several onboard: army

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Iran Cargo plane crashes in with several onboard: army

A military cargo plane crashed near the Iranian capital Tehran, the army said on Monday, with local media reporting at least ten people ...

189 feared dead after Indonesian <em>plane</em> <em>crashes</em> into sea

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189 feared dead after Indonesian plane crashes into sea

A brand new Indonesian Lion Air plane carrying 189 passengers and crew crashed into the sea on Monday, officials said.

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