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FAA Orders Helicopter Inspections After Fatal Crash In Erie

The FAA has grounded more than 300 Enstrom helicopters nationwide until they can be inspected for possible cracks like the one that may have caused a crash last month that killed two people in Erie.

02/13/2015

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Colorado Lawmakers Consider Drone Regulations

An incident this week in which a drone crashed on the lawn of the White House is an example of why unmanned aerial vehicles need to be regulated, according to some Colorado lawmakers.

01/27/2015

The plane crash in Kansas on Wednesday (credit: Sherman County Sheriff's Office, Kansas)

Second Key Lime Air Plane Crashes In A Month, No Injuries

The Kansas Highway Patrol says a pilot escaped injury when a freight plane crashed in northwest Kansas.

01/21/2015

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Small Plane Crash Kills 1 In Adams County

One person is dead after a small plane crashed in an Adams County farm field.

01/11/2015

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Plane Bound For Pagosa Springs With 2 On Board Goes Missing

Teams were searching northern New Mexico and southwestern Colorado on Tuesday for a missing single-engine plane with two people aboard.

11/18/2014

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2 Killed After Gyroplane Crashes Into Colorado River Near Loma

Two people aboard a helicopter-like aircraft were killed when it crashed into a river in western Colorado, but no one on the ground was injured, authorities said Sunday.

10/05/2014

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2 Aboard Copter That Crashed Into Colorado River

The Daily Sentinel in Grand Junction reports that authorities say at least two people were aboard a helicopter that crashed about 6:10 p.m. Saturday into the Colorado River near Loma.

10/04/2014

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Knee Defender Creator: Airlines, Woman Who Threw Water Are Responsible For Plane Spat

The inventor of a plastic gadget that prevents airline seats from reclining fired back at critics Tuesday.

08/26/2014

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Colorado Springs Couple Die In Iowa Plane Crash

It could take a year to determine the cause of a small plane crash in southern Iowa that killed two people from Colorado Springs over the weekend, a spokesman for a federal agency leading the investigation said Monday.

08/11/2014

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25 Years After Horrific Crash, Memories Surface And Crusades Continue

Twenty-five years after an airplane’s crash into an Iowa cornfield killed 111 passengers, one crew member continues to push for children’s safety aboard flights.

07/17/2014

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