AirAsia jet's alarms 'screaming' before crash: investigator

Jan 22, 2015

AirAsia jet's alarms 'screaming' before crash: investigator

Warning alarms in AirAsia Flight QZ8501 were “screaming” as the pilots desperately tried to stabilize the plane just before it plunged into the Java Sea last month, a crash investigator said Wednesday. The noise of several alarms — including one that indicated the plane ...

Jan 7, 2015

Bus crash in eastern Ukraine kills 12 servicemen, injures 21

A bus carrying Ukrainian servicemen collided with two heavy trucks on a snowy road, killing 12 of them and injuring 21, the Interior Ministry said Tuesday. The accident occurred late Monday in eastern Ukraine, where government forces are fighting Russia-backed separatists. The troops killed ...

Jan 2, 2015

French investigators to arrive Friday at AirAsia crash scene

France’s crash investigation agency said its specialist black box search team and equipment would arrive early Friday at the search area for the AirAsia flight that crashed on Sunday en route from Indonesia to Singapore. France’s BEA crash investigation agency assists in the investigation ...

South Korean ship sinks in Bering Sea; over 50 missing

Dec 2, 2014

South Korean ship sinks in Bering Sea; over 50 missing

Rescuers searched Monday for more than 50 people missing after a South Korean fishing ship they were working on sank in the Bering Sea, officials said. At least one person died. Authorities rescued seven crew members and recovered one body, but weather and water ...