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Pilot OK after power failure at Woods Cross airport

Chandra Johnson, Standard-Examiner staff
Feb 24 2014 - 6:44am

WOODS CROSS -- A 42-year-old pilot is "in good shape" after his single-engine plane crashed at the Skypark Airport in Woods Cross Sunday afternoon.

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Small plane crashes at SLC airport

The Associated Press
Jan 16 2014 - 7:05am

SALT LAKE CITY -- Officials say no injuries are being reported after a small private plane crash landed about 3 miles northeast of the Salt Lake City International Airport on Wednesday afternoon.

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Orem pilot enters plea to flying drunk in plane crash

The Associated Press
Jan 12 2014 - 2:12pm

SANDPOINT, Idaho  -- A Utah pilot who crashed a plane at a northern Idaho airport has entered an Alford plea to reckless operation of an aircraft.

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VIDEO: RAW VIDEO: Plane beach takeoff gone wrong

The Associated Press
Jan 10 2014 - 2:51pm

A scenic flight ended up as more of a soggy splashdown for a hapless pilot in New Zealand on Friday. An engine problem forced Dennis Horn to make an emergency landing on a beach at Martins Bay, about 70 kilometres (43 miles) north of the capital Auckland. "Basically the engine stopped, the sort of thing a pilot doesn't want to hear...

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Celebrities tweet eyewitness accounts of fiery Aspen plane crash

The Associated Press, Thomas Peipert
Jan 6 2014 - 12:05pm

DENVER -- 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 numerous wealthy visitors shuttle in and out on private flights.

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Search for missing plane in Idaho winds down

The Associated Press
Dec 11 2013 - 6:09pm

Utah Family members say search efforts have mostly ended for a small private airplane that went missing over the mountains in central Idaho with five people aboard.

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Team of 35 continues search for missing plane in Idaho

The Associated Press
Dec 6 2013 - 11:10am

BOISE, Idaho - Teams on the ground and in aircraft hunted for a fifth day for a private plane that disappeared Sunday in the mountains of central Idaho, enlisting a radar analysis team to narrow their search as they race against time and frigid temperatures in hopes of finding survivors.

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Search continues for missing plane in Idaho backcountry

The Associated Press
Dec 5 2013 - 12:13pm

BOISE -- More search and rescue personnel have joined a team scouring the central Idaho mountains for five people aboard a plane that disappeared two days ago.

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VIDEO: RAW VIDEO: Plane beach takeoff gone wrong

The Associated Press
Jan 10 2014 - 2:51pm

A scenic flight ended up as more of a soggy splashdown for a hapless pilot in New Zealand on Friday. An engine problem forced Dennis Horn to make an emergency landing on a beach at Martins Bay, about 70 kilometres (43 miles) north of the capital Auckland. "Basically the engine stopped, the sort of thing a pilot doesn't want to hear...

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VIDEO: RAW VIDEO: Plane beach takeoff gone wrong

The Associated Press
Jan 10 2014 - 2:51pm

A scenic flight ended up as more of a soggy splashdown for a hapless pilot in New Zealand on Friday. An engine problem forced Dennis Horn to make an emergency landing on a beach at Martins Bay, about 70 kilometres (43 miles) north of the capital Auckland. "Basically the engine stopped, the sort of thing a pilot doesn't want to hear...

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GALLERY: Plane Crash in Syracuse, Utah 08/02/11

Anthony Souffle, Standard-Examiner staff
Aug 2 2011 - 12:56pm

Picture gallery of a small plane as it lays, overturned in an alfalfa field Tuesday, Aug. 2, 2011 in Syracuse, Utah. Its pilot, a Sandy resident, had to make a emergency landing due to engine trouble Monday evening and walked way from the crash with minor injuries.

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GALLERY: Plane crash in Roy, Utah - Dec. 5, 2010

Nick Short, Standard-Examiner staff
Dec 5 2010 - 9:25pm

View images of two plane crashes in the same Roy, Utah neighborhood. The latest crash happened Sunday, Dec. 5, 2010 near where a plane crashed into the roof of a home in August of 2005.

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