Globe-traveling solar-powered airplane lands in New York City

World Jun 11, 2016

Globe-traveling solar-powered airplane lands in New York City

A solar-powered airplane has landed in New York City on the latest leg of its globe-circling voyage. The Swiss-made Solar Impulse 2 soared over the Statue of Liberty and flew into New York City, before landing at John F. Kennedy International Airport early Saturday morning. ...

World May 28, 2016

Small WWII-era plane crashes in Hudson River; pilot missing

A small World War II vintage plane celebrating its 75th anniversary crashed in the Hudson River between New York and New Jersey on Friday, and search efforts were continuing for the pilot, authorities said. The plane, a P-47 Thunderbolt, crashed on a part of the ...

National Nov 17, 2014

Two hurt as small plane slams into wall at Kitakyushu Airport

Two people were seriously injured Sunday evening when their single-engine private plane slammed into a concrete wall after it went off the runway while landing at Kitakyushu Airport. One of the injured was a 47-year-old public official from Kitakyushu. The other man, described as being ...