PORT HUENEME, Calif. (AP) - A jet on a military training exercise crashed into an agricultural field near a Southern California Navy base Wednesday, killing the pilot, authorities said. The plane disintegrated when it hit the ground at about 5:15 p.m. as it was preparing to land at Naval Station Ventura County. The crash sent a huge plume of billowing black smoke into the sky 65 miles northwest of Los Angeles. The pilot, the only person aboard, was pronounced dead at the scene, said (myfoxla.com - 2014-10-30 05:15:37)
Ventura County fire officials are responding to the scene of a plane crash just east of Pacific Coast Highway in Port Hueneme. (latimes.com - 2014-10-30 01:05:05)
PARIS, Oct. 29 (UPI) -- The new chief executive officer at French energy company Total said Wednesday he'd work to cut costs and increase value as crude oil prices slip.Total tapped former refining director Patrick Pouyanne to take over as CEO after the death of Christophe de Margerie in a mid-October plane crash in Moscow.Pouyanne in a statement said it was his responsibility to "forge ahead" with de Margerie's plan to make Total one of the strongest companies of its kind in the world (upi.com - 2014-10-29 11:51:51)
An armed pro-Russia militant attempts to stop journalists from accessing the site of the crash of a Malaysia Airlines plane carrying 298 people from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur in Grabove, in rebel-held east Ukraine, on July 19, 2014.© AFP Dutch investigators want Russia to hand over radar data that Russia says proves a Ukrainian jet was in the vicinity of flight MH17 when it was downed. Speaking to Der Spiegel magazine on Oct. 28, Dutch chief investigator Fred Westerbeke said his (kyivpost.com - 2014-10-28 18:55:08)
PARIS (Reuters) - Sanofi said on Tuesday that Thierry Desmarest had resigned from the board of the French drugmaker to focus on his role as chairman of oil group Total following the sudden death of Christophe de Margerie. De Margerie had held both the chairmanship and the CEO roles until he was killed in a plane crash in Moscow on Oct. 20. Total has named Patrick Pouyanne as CEO alongside ... (businessinsider.com - 2014-10-28 17:47:04)
Total's board of directors has appointed a new CEO, following the death of its chairman and CEO Christophe de Margerie in a plane crash in Moscow late on Monday night. (oilonline.com - 2014-10-28 07:09:12)
BOULDER, Colo. - A single-engine plane crashed and caught fire on a road north of Boulder's airport Monday, killing at least one person.The preliminary investigation indicates the plane hit the ground propeller-first near Boulder Municipal Airport just after 7:30 a.m., said Cmdr. Jeff Hendry of the Boulder County Sheriff's Office. However, the circumstances leading up to the crash, the number of people on board, the name of the plane's owner wasn't immediately known, he said.The plane (cbsnews.com - 2014-10-28 04:11:27)
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Police in the Bahamas have identified a U.S. citizen killed when his small plane crashed while attempting to land on the island of Eleuthera. A police official says Coy Lee Austin was the only one aboard the Cessna 310. Superintendent Paul Rolle says the 88-year-old Austin had owned a home on Eleuthera and lived there part time for many years. Police said he was originally from Texas. Austin was attempting to land near Governour's Harbor on Friday when the control tower redirected (abcnews.go.com - 2014-10-27 19:11:35)
A picture taken on Oct. 15, 2014 shows the wreckage of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 near the village of Rassipnoe. © AFP PHOTO / DOMINIQUE FAGET Dutch prosecutors investigating the crash of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 believe the aircraft might have been shot down from the air but that a ground-to-air missile attack is more likely, a senior prosecutor said in a German media interview. Read the story here. The Kyiv Post is hosting comments to foster lively public debate through (kyivpost.com - 2014-10-27 19:05:47)
No. 88 team's win comes 10 years after fatal plane crash (yahoo.com - 2014-10-27 17:44:05)
AMSTERDAM Mon Oct 27, 2014 1:14pm EDT AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - Dutch prosecutors investigating the crash of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 believe the aircraft might have been shot down from the air but that a ground-to-air missile attack is more likely, a senior prosecutor said in a German media interview. The Russian government has always said it has radar imagery proving the fully laden Boeing 777 was shot down by a Ukrainian military aircraft flying in its vicinity, but Western (reuters.com - 2014-10-27 17:32:40)
Thomson ReutersPeople talk near the remains of fuselage of the downed Malaysia Airlines flight MH17, near the village of Hrabove (Grabovo) in Donetsk region, eastern UkraineAMSTERDAM (Reuters) - Dutch prosecutors investigating the crash of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 believe the aircraft might have been shot down from the air but that a ground-to-air missile attack is more likely, a senior prosecutor said in a German media interview. The Russian government has always said it has (businessinsider.com - 2014-10-27 17:32:22)
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