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Plane Crash

A twin-engine plane crashed into a neighborhood in East Haven.  Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Witness Saw Plane In East Haven Crash Upside Down

Federal investigators looking for the cause of a deadly Connecticut plane crash say a witness reported seeing the aircraft traveling upside-down as it sped nose-first toward the ground.

08/20/2013

A twin-engine plane crashed into a neighborhood in East Haven.  This photo shows one of two houses hit by the plane. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Funeral Held For East Haven Girls Killed By Plane Crash

Two girls who died when a small plane crashed into their Connecticut home a week ago were remembered as cheerful, smart and loving sisters.

08/16/2013

A twin-engine plane crashed into a neighborhood in East Haven. This picture shows one of the houses hit by the plane. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Workers Recover Son’s Gift In Plane Wreckage

A china tea set bought by 17-year-old Maxwell Henningsgaard for his mother has been recovered from the wreckage of the plane that crashed into two houses in Connecticut last week, killing the teen, his father and two children on the ground.

08/13/2013

A twin-engine plane crashed into a neighborhood in East Haven.  This photo shows one of two houses hit by the plane. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Fundraising Underway For Woman Who Lost Two Children, House In Plane Crash

East Haven United hopes to help the woman pay for funeral expenses.

08/12/2013

File photo of National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) Chairwoman Deborah Hersman speaking during a news conference.  (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Houses In East Haven Crash Will Be Torn Down

EAST HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — Authorities are making plans to demolish the two East Haven houses struck by an airplane Friday in a crash that claimed four lives. The Connecticut Post reports the demolition will […]

08/11/2013

Meriden-Markham Airport. Image from city of Meriden web site.

Plane Flips Over In Meriden

There was a mishap involving a plane in Meriden this afternoon. A plane flipped over at Meriden-Markham Airport.

05/07/2013

Danbury Plane Crash on South Street (Courtesy Mayor Mark Boughton on Twitter @MayorMark)

Plane’s Parachute Credited With Saving Lives Of Three

A parachute attached to an airplane that went down in Danbury is being credited with saving the lives of the three men on board.

01/23/2013

Cape Cod Plane Crash Victims From Connecticut

Police have identified a 23-year-old from Connecticut as the man killed this weekend when a small plane crashed on Cape Cod.

09/03/2012

Tweed New Haven Airport

Plane Leaves New Haven,Crashes on Cape Cod

FALMOUTH, Mass. (AP) _ A small plane has crashed near an airstrip in Falmouth, killing one person who was trapped in the aircraft and leaving two others with life-threatening injuries. Holly Baker of the Federal […]

09/02/2012

Nigerian Plane Wreck  (AFP/Getty Images)

Nigeria Plane Crash Hit All Social Classes

The crash on Sunday of the Dana Air flight killed 153 people on board the MD-83 jetliner and an undetermined number of people on the ground. The Anyenes, a Nigerian-American family of six from West Hartford, Connecticut, sat in coach.

06/07/2012

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