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Upside-down Cessna (Bob MacInnes : Flickr : CC : Flipped)

Man Lands Plane Upside-Down Near San Diego

Crisis was averted on Tuesday when a pilot escaped unharmed from the plane he crashed upside down on a Montgomery Field runway in San Diego.

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Small Plane Crashes onto BART in East Bay, Pilot Dead

One person is dead after a small plane crashed onto a BART track in Hayward, California on Sunday, causing a portion of the public transportation system to be shut down for several hours.

Alaska Airlines (Elaine Thompson / Associated Press)

Drunk Pilot Flew Twice On West Coast

Federal authorities arrested 60-year-old retired pilot David Arnston on Wednesday on allegations that he piloted a plane while drunk in June 2014.

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Report: Islamic State Training Pilots In Libya Stronghold

The Islamic State (IS) terror group’s Libya branch is reportedly using a flight simulator to train jihadis on how to pilot aircraft, after successfully apprehending the system from an airport once held by Libya’s recognized military under former dictator Muammar Qaddafi.

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Iran Claims It Rescued Downed Russian Pilot In Syria

Iran’s state-media claims it was behind the rescue of a Russian pilot whose jet was downed by Turkish fighter jets, utilizing Hezbollah terrorists and Syrian forces to complete their mission. The Russian plane had violated Turkish airspace, causing Ankara to

Lockheed P-38 (Insomnia Cured Here / Flickr / Creative Commons)

Man Attempts to Be World’s Oldest Living Pilot

On Tuesday, Peter Weber Jr., 95, from Cameron Park, flew a plane three times around an airfield in Placerville, hoping to set a Guinness World Record as the world’s oldest active pilot, according to the Sacramento Bee.