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Aerial image of the plane crash in Owatonna, Minn. on Thursday, July 31, 2008. (credit: CBS)

NTSB: Pilot Error In 2008 Crash That Killed 8

A fatigued pilot’s poor decision-making caused a 2008 jet crash at a Minnesota airport that killed eight people, including six New Jersey passengers who were in the state on business for an Atlantic City-based casino project, the National Transportation Safety Board ruled Tuesday.

03/15/2011

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Long Forgotten NWA Crash In Mpls. Stirs Memories

It’s among the most beautiful parkways in the Twin Cities. Thousands of people walk, run and bike the trails that follow the meandering Minnehaha Creek through south Minneapolis. But on March 7, 1950, the scenic neighborhood is where then 15-year-old Dianne Doughty-Madsen’s family was ripped apart.

03/01/2011

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Audio Shows Plane Struggled Before Fatal Wyo. Crash

The pilot of a single-engine airplane was struggling to get over Wyoming’s highest mountains in bad weather before it crashed and killed the pilot and three of his young sons, a voice recording shows.

01/07/2011

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FAA: Husband, Wife Killed In Plane Crash Identified

The Federal Aviation Administration and the National Transportation Safety Board are investigating a plane crash that killed two people near Milaca, Minn. Thursday morning.

12/30/2010

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FAA Investigates Plane Crash By Lake Elmo Airport

The Federal Aviation Administration will investigate a light plane crash near the Lake Elmo airport.

12/19/2010

1 Person Dies In Plane Crash Out Of Minn.

One person has died in the crash of a small plane near Milford in northwest Iowa.

11/11/2010

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NTSB: Pilot Battled To Keep Altitude Before Crash

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) Investigators say the pilot of a small plane radioed that he couldn’t maintain altitude because of mountain wind currents shortly before the plane crashed in the Wyoming mountains, killing all four people […]

CBS Minnesota–11/04/2010

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4 Bodies Recovered From Plane Wreckage In Wyo.

LANDER, Wyo. (AP) — Searchers have removed four bodies from wreckage of a small plane in the mountains of western Wyoming.    Fremont County Coroner Ed McAuslan says the recovery operation to remove the bodies […]

CBS Minnesota–11/03/2010

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Crews to Recover Bucklin Family from Crash Site

Authorities say Luke Bucklin and three sons likely died on impact. Crews in Wyoming today plan to recover the bodies of four members of a Twin Cities family who died in a plane crash in […]

11/03/2010

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Missing Plane Found: No Survivors

The plane carrying four members of a Twin Cities family has been found in the mountains of western Wyoming and authorities say all of them died in the crash.

830 WCCO–11/02/2010

Two Injured When Plane Makes Hard Landing

Two men are recovering from injuries after the hand-built plane they were in made an emergency landing Sunday in Pierce County, Wisconisin.

09/06/2010

Pilot Injured In Crash Of Small Plane

The pilot of a small plane that crashed late Friday afternoon in Washington County was critically injured.

09/04/2010

Search Resumes For Crash Victims

Recovery efforts resumed this morning in Lake Michigan where a plane on the way to Minnesota crashed over the weekend.

07/26/2010

Plane Crash Victims Still Not Identified

More than 24 hours after a small plane crashed in Rochester — killing three people — the identities of the victims still have not been released.

06/18/2010

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