A pilot passed up two chances to land at suburban airports — because he didn’t want to get stranded — just minutes before crashing near Crystal Lake last month, killing his two daughters and one of the girls’ boyfriends.
Three people were killed and two others injured when a small plane transporting a medical patient crashed late Monday in north suburban Riverwoods.
All four people aboard a small plane, including a Wheaton College junior, her sister and businessman father, were killed when the aircraft crashed Saturday morning near northwest suburban Crystal Lake.
Frank Kehoe, a northwest suburban resident, died when his single-engine experimental plane crashed near the Olson Airport.
The recently-retired CEO of a truck trailer manufacturing business is being hailed as a hero for guiding his plane away from a subdivision as it crashed near Racine, claiming his life.
One person died Sunday morning after a plane crashed shortly after takeoff from an airport in far west suburban Sugar Grove.
A University of Chicago undergrad and her parents were killed over the weekend when a single-engine plane went down in downstate Rantoul.
One person was killed and another was seriously injured when a small plane they were on crashed in southwest suburban Romeoville on Sunday, taking out power lines near Lewis University Airport.
Federal investigators are starting to remove the charred remains of the vintage plane that crashed in Oswego.
An engine caught fire in a vintage World War II plane Monday, prompting its pilot to make an emergency landing in a field in Oswego this morning.
Federal officials are investigating the circumstances of an airplane crash that left pilot Scott Tezak of Minooka dead.
Two people are dead, after a plane that took off from a public airport in Lake in the Hills ended up crashing in south central Wisconsin over the weekend.
A Chicago man said Thursday that his life has changed forever after he survived a small plane crash in Springfield last week.
One man was killed and another injured in a small plane crash Wednesday in Wheeling. The victims are now being identified.
One person has been killed in a small plane crash in northwest suburban Wheeling.
Today marks the 50th anniversary of the first major disaster of the jet age.
The crash of a small home-built aircraft has killed one man about a mile and a half east of the Decatur airport.
Plane crashes on takeoff from Schaumburg.
A small airplane crashed at a Airport Monday afternoon, killing the pilot.
NTSB finds weather and atmospheric conditions apparently played no role in crash into fitness center.