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Check Out the Debris That Rained Down on a Colorado Suburb After a Plane's Engine Exploded

On Saturday, residents of a Colorado suburb witnessed a scene straight out of a disaster movie: The sound of an explosion overhead followed by huge chunks of metal raining down from above. Read more...
Tags: Science, Colorado, Transport, Aviation, Aviation Safety, Turbines, Aviation accidents and incidents, Human Activities, Disaster Accident, Turbine Engine Failure

NTSB Issues Preliminary Report on Teterboro Crash

The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) has released its preliminary report on the analysis of the May 15th aircraft crash at Teterboro Airport (TEB) in northern New Jersey. The incident claimed the lives of the pilot and first officer and destroyed the airplane, a Gates Learjet 35A, N452DA, upon impact. No passengers were aboard the flight. The plane was inbound from Philadelphia International Airport and registered to A&C Big Sky Aviation LLC and operated on this by Trans-Pacific Air C...
Tags: Spotlight, Crash, New Jersey, Accident, Aviation, Newark, Crashes, Aviation News, Ntsb, Philadelphia International Airport, CC BY SA, Meadowlands, Teterboro, Teterboro Airport, National Transportation Safety Board NTSB, Learjet