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plane-chopper crash

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Plane crashes, woman dies, survivor films and takes selfie

A month after a small plane crash in Hawaii, a surviving passenger shows GoPro footage and even a selfie taken during the ordeal.

By Jan. 10, 2014

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Here's an airline cabin where yelling 'crash' is part of the ride

At a Southwest Airlines operations center in Dallas, CNET's Daniel Terdiman gets a rare behind-the-scenes look at flight safety in the age of high tech.

By Jun. 19, 2014

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Former Microsoft VP thought dead after his plane crashes into Connecticut homes

Bill Henningsgaard, a former sales VP at the computing giant, is presumed dead, along with his 17-year-old son and two younger children, after his plane crashes into two homes while approaching an airport.

By Aug. 10, 2013

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Close-up footage of plane-chopper crash hits Web

An NBC News report of new footage that appears to be a near complete recording of the in-air collision last Saturday has turned up and is now available on YouTube.

By Aug. 14, 2009

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Micron CEO Steve Appleton dies in plane crash

Appleton, a Micron Technology veteran of three decades and its chief executive officer since 1994, died today in a plane crash in Boise, Idaho.

By Feb. 3, 2012

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Automatic Driving Monitor for Android updates with Crash Alert, "Do Not Disturb" mode

Android users of the Automatic Smart Driving Monitor gain two new features in the latest update, one of which is exclusive to the Android platform.

By Jun. 3, 2014

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Pilot's texting at issue in fatal crash of medical helicopter

Evidence from the 2011 crash of an emergency medical helicopter in Missouri shows that before the accident, the pilot was texting about a dinner date. The crash killed four people.

By Apr. 9, 2013

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Virtual buoys may stop ships from crashing in fog

Coast Guard tests electronic navigation aids that could help mariners navigate even the lowest-visibility conditions.

By May. 24, 2014

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Airport posts Facebook pic of crash to boast about safety

England's Luton airport decides a fun way of claiming that it is always prepared for snow is to post an image of a plane crash in which a child died.

By Mar. 16, 2013

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Smarter Driver: The tech behind crash tests

CNET's Brian Cooley tells you about the camera tech that the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety uses to shoot its crash-test videos.

By May. 14, 2014