Flight from Brookings Crashes, Kills 1

PETALUMA, Calif. — A man died in a plane crash shortly after leaving the Brookings Airport, Monday night. Airport officials say the Redwood City, California man was heading to San Carlos, Calif.  The FAA said around 9:30p.m, the pilot reported engine troubles and said he would try to make it to Gnoss Field in Novato. Shortly after … Continue reading »

Plane Crashes West of Tulelake

NEAR TULELAKE, Ore. — Siskiyou County Sheriff’s Office report a plane crashed Friday morning a few miles west of Tulelake on Eastwest Road. Sheriff’s deputies received a report of a crash at approximately 9:15 a.m.. Upon arrival, deputies confirmed that the pilot, 58-year-old William Whitlatch from Klamath Falls, was deceased. The plane was a crop … Continue reading »

Plane Crash Near White City

WHITE CITY, Ore —  A local pilot is reportedly uninjured after his small plane crashed in a White City field. Jackson County Sheriff’s deputies say the pilot was attempting to take off in his single engine plane when it lost power just after leaving the ground. The pilot apparently tried to glide the plane back … Continue reading »

Airplane Crash Under Investigation

(CNN) — Two people were killed when a plane crashed into one of San Francisco’s runways. The NTSB is investigating what happened. Nine different Bay Area hospitals are treating patients from the crash. Flight 214 was coming in from Seoul, South Korea. Witnesses say the plane was coming in for a landing when it lost … Continue reading »

Local Pilots Talk Safety After Crash

ASHLAND, Ore. – As state police investigate the Sunday morning plane crash at Chiloquin Airport, local pilots say safety is becoming a bigger concern as more and more people take to the skies. Experts say cheaper planes and a recovering economy are creating a resurgence of flying in Southern Oregon. And more pilots means more … Continue reading »