66 dead after plane crashes near Yasuj in southern Iran

Feb 18, 2018

66 dead after plane crashes near Yasuj in southern Iran

An Iranian commercial plane crashed on Sunday in a foggy, mountainous region of southern Iran, killing all 66 people on board, state media reported. An Aseman Airlines ATR-72, a twin-engine turboprop used for short-distance regional flying, went down near its destination, the city of Yasuj, ...

Leaping elk crashes low-flying research helicopter in Utah

Feb 14, 2018

Leaping elk crashes low-flying research helicopter in Utah

An elk leaped into a research helicopter that was trying to capture it and brought down the helicopter in a collision that also killed the elk, authorities said Tuesday. The elk jumped into the chopper's tail rotor as the aircraft flew about 10 feet (3 ...