Pilot Identified In Fatal Suburban Plane CrashThe Will County Coroner's Office identified him Friday as 58-year-old Garry T. Bernardo of Lake Worth, Fla.
Pilot Killed When Small Plane Crashes In PlainfieldThe pilot of a small plane was killed when the plane crashed in a subdivision in unincorporated Plainfield late Thursday morning, setting a nearby house on fire.
Egyptian Plane With 66 Aboard Crashes; Terrorism SuspectedAn EgyptAir jetliner en route from Paris to Cairo with 66 people aboard swerved wildly in flight and crashed in the Mediterranean Sea early Thursday, authorities said. Egyptian and Russian officials said it may have been brought down by terrorists. There were no immediate signs of survivors.
NTSB Report Says Cocaine Use Contributed To Florida Plane Crash That Killed Round Lake Man, DaughterA Round Lake man who was at the controls last March when he and his daughter were killed in a Florida plane crash had cocaine in his system, according to an NTSB report.
Pilot Dead In Small Plane Crash Near BartlettAgency officials said a Cessna 172 crashed in a forest preserve Friday afternoon. One person was confirmed dead.
Friends Honor Bloomington Plane Crash Victims: 'It's Hard To Imagine'A day after losing seven members of the Illinois State University community in a plane crash – including two members of the athletic department – emotional friends of the victims shared memories of the lost.
Seven Dead In Small Plane Crash Near BloomingtonThe Federal Aviation Administration confirmed a Cessna 414 flying from Indianapolis to Bloomington went down about two miles away from Central Illinois Regional Airport in Bloomington just after midnight. McLean County Sheriff Jon Sandage confirmed all seven people on board were killed in the crash.
Harrison Ford Injured After Crash-Landing PlaneFord's publicist released a statement Thursday night saying the actor was flying a World War II vintage plane that had engine trouble on takeoff.
Family Raising Money For Illinois Girl Who Lost Parents In Plane Crash
Illinois Girl, 7, Survives Plane Crash That Killed Four Family Members A 7-year-old girl who survived a plane crash in Kentucky that killed her parents and two other family members has been released from the hospital, an official said Saturday.
Map Shows How Close Plane Was To Making Landing At MidwayShortly after takeoff, the pilot of a single engine plane told the control tower at Midway that he needed to return to make an emergency landing.
Pilot Killed When Small Plane Crashes Into Home Near MidwayA small cargo plane crashed into a home a few blocks away from Midway International Airport early Tuesday morning. The pilot reported engine trouble just moments before the two-engine plane went down in the 6500 block of South Knox Avenue.