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In this TV grab released by Ukraine's Emergency Situation Ministry, an AN-26 military plane bursts into flames after it crashed in the town of Chuguyiv close to Kharkiv, Ukraine. Among 28 people on board 22 people were killed.

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Locals gather near the mangled remains of a helicopter that crashed in UP's Azamgarh district.

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Officials stand by the debris of the Air India Express flight that skidded off a runway while landing in Kozhikode, Kerala state. The special evacuation flight bringing people home to India who had been trapped abroad because of the coronavirus skidded off the runway and split in two while landing in heavy rain killing more than a dozen people and injuring dozens more.

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Colleagues of Air India Express co-pilot Akhilesh Kumar, who died during a crash at Kozhikode International Airport on Friday night, pay their last respects during his cremation in Mathura.

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Tulsi Ram father of Air India Express co-pilot Akhilesh Kumar, who died during a crash at Kozhikode International Airport on Friday night, wails during his cremation in Mathura.

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Security personnel stand guard near the mangled remains of an Air India Express flight, en route from Dubai, after it skidded off the runway while landing on Friday night, at Karippur in Kozhikode.

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Security personnel stand guard near the mangled remains of an Air India Express flight, en route from Dubai, after it skidded off the runway while landing on Friday night, at Karippur in Kozhikode.

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Mangled remains of an Air India Express flight, en route from Dubai, after it skidded off the runway while landing on Friday night, at Karippur in Kozhikode.

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Mangled remains of an Air India Express flight, en route from Dubai, after it skidded off the runway while landing on Friday night, at Karippur in Kozhikode.

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Mangled remains of an Air India Express flight, en route from Dubai, after it skidded off the runway while landing on Friday night, at Karippur in Kozhikode.

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Officials stand on the debris of the Air India Express flight that skidded off a runway while landing in Kozhikode, Kerala state.

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Union Civil Aviation Minister Hardeep Singh Puri enquires during his visit to the crash site of an Air India Express flight, en route from Dubai, after it skidded off the runway while landing, at Karippur in Kozhikode.

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Union Civil Aviation Minister Hardeep Singh Puri inspects the crash site of an Air India Express flight, en route from Dubai, after it skidded off the runway while landing, at Karippur in Kozhikode.

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Union Civil Aviation Minister Hardeep Singh Puri inspects the crash site of an Air India Express flight, en route from Dubai, after it skidded off the runway while landing, at Karippur in Kozhikode.

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Mangled remains of an Air India Express flight en route from Dubai after it skidded off the runway while landing, at Karippur in Kozhikode.

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Mangled remains of an Air India Express flight en route from Dubai after it skidded off the runway while landing, at Karippur in Kozhikode.

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Officials stand on the debris of the Air India Express flight that skidded off a runway while landing at the airport in Kozhikode, Kerala state.

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Tulsi Ram (C), father of Air India Express co-pilot Akhilesh Kumar, who died during a crash at Kozhikode International Airport on Friday night, along with relatives at their residence in Mathura.

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The Air India Express flight that skidded off a runway while landing at the airport in Kozhikode. The special evacuation flight bringing people home to India who had been trapped abroad because of the coronavirus skidded off the runway and split in two while landing in heavy rain killing more than a dozen people and injuring dozens more.

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Mangled remains of an Air India Express flight en route from Dubai after it skidded off the runway while landing, at Karippur in Kozhikode.

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Rescue operation underway after an Air India Express flight with passengers on board en route from Dubai skidded off the runway while landing, at Karippur in Kozhikode.

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A part of the Air India Express flight is seen through a broken wall after it skidded off a runway while landing at the airport in Kozhikode, Kerala state.

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The Air India Express flight that skidded off a runway while landing at the airport in Kozhikode, Kerala.

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One of the persons injured after an Air India Express flight skidded off a runway while landing at the Kozhikode airport is brought for treatment to the Medical College Hospital in Kozhikode, Kerala state.

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The Air India Express flight that skidded off a runway while landing at the airport in Kozhikode, Kerala. The special evacuation flight bringing people home to India who had been trapped abroad because of the coronavirus skidded off the runway and split in two while landing in heavy rain killing more than a dozen people and injuring dozens more.

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Rescue operation underway after an Air India Express flight with passengers on board en route from Dubai skidded off the runway while landing, at Karippur in Kozhikode.

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Rescue operation underway after an Air India Express flight with passengers on board en route from Dubai skidded off the runway while landing, at Karippur in Kozhikode.

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Rescue operation underway after an Air India Express flight with passengers on board en route from Dubai skidded off the runway while landing, at Karippur in Kozhikode.

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Rescue operation underway after an Air India Express flight with passengers on board en route from Dubai skidded off the runway while landing, at Karippur in Kozhikode.

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People carry out a rescue operation after an Air India Express flight with passengers on board en route from Dubai skidded off the runway while landing, at Karippur in Kozhikode.

Rescue operation underway after an Air India Express flight with passengers on board en route from Dubai skidded off the runway while landing, at Karippur in Kozhikode.

Rescue operation underway after an Air India Express flight with passengers on board en route from Dubai skidded off the runway while landing, at Karippur in Kozhikode.

An Air India Express flight with passengers on board en route from Dubai skidded off the runway while landing, in Kozhikode.

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An Air India Express flight with passengers on board en route from Dubai skidded off the runway while landing, in Kozhikode.

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An Air India Express flight with passengers on board en route from Dubai skidded off the runway while landing, in Kozhikode.

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Rescue operation underway after an Air India Express flight with passengers on board en route from Dubai skidded off the runway while landing, at Karippur in Kozhikode.

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Family members and relatives of Raja Fayyaz, who died in the crash of a state-run Pakistan International Airlines plane on Friday near the southern port city of Karachi, mourns during a funeral in Rawalpindi, Pakistan.

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Mohammad Zubair, a passenger who survived a plane crash, is visited by relatives at his home in Karachi, Pakistan. When the plane jolted violently, Zubair thought it was turbulence. Then the pilot came on the intercom to warn that the landing could be "troublesome." Moments later, the Pakistan International Airlines flight crashed into a crowded neighborhood near Karachi's international airport.

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In this photo released by Pakistan Civil Aviation Authority, provincial governor Imran Ismail, center in blue coat, and Pakistan's aviation minister Ghulam Sarwar, center in black waistcoat, visit the site of Friday's plane crash, in Karachi, Pakistan. A passenger plane belonging to state-run Pakistan International Airlines carrying passengers and crew crashed Friday near the southern port city of Karachi.

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Christian women hold candles during a prayer service for the victims of a plane crash, at St. Johan Cathedral in Peshawar, Pakistan. A Pakistan International Airlines carrying passengers and crew has crashed near the southern port city of Karachi on Friday.

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A woman mourns while talking on cell phone after she identified a body of her family member, who was killed in the Friday's plane crash, at a morgue in Karachi, Pakistan. An aviation official says a passenger plane belonging to state-run Pakistan International Airlines carrying passengers and crew has crashed near the southern port city of Karachi.

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Volunteers carry the dead body of plane crash victim in Karachi, Pakistan.

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Fire brigade staff try to put out fire caused by plane crash in Karachi, Pakistan.

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Volunteers carry an injured person at the site of a plane crash in Karachi, Pakistan.

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Fire brigade staff try to put out fire caused by plane crash in Karachi, Pakistan.

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Volunteers carry an injured person at the site of a plane crash in Karachi, Pakistan.

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Fire brigade staff try to put out fire caused by plane crash in Karachi, Pakistan. An aviation official says a passenger plane belonging to state-run Pakistan International Airlines carrying more than 100 passengers and crew has crashed near the southern port city of Karachi.

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In this image made from video, crowds gather at scene of plane crash near Karachi.

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In this image made from video, crowds gather at scene of plane crash near Karachi.

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Rescue work is in progress at the site of a plane crash in Karachi, Pakistan.

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Volunteers carry the dead body of a plane crash victim at the site of a crash in Karachi, Pakistan.

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Fire brigade staff try to put out fire caused by plane crash in Karachi, Pakistan.

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Volunteers cover the dead body of a plane crash victim at the site of the crash in Karachi, Pakistan.

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Fire brigade staff try to put out fire caused by plane crash in Karachi, Pakistan. An aviation official says a passenger plane belonging to state-run Pakistan International Airlines carrying more than 100 passengers and crew has crashed near the southern port city of Karachi.

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First responders carry an injured person on a stretcher across a fire truck ladder from a rooftop at the scene of a crash involving a Canadian Forces Snowbirds airplane in Kamloops, British Columbia.

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Canadian Forces Snowbird captains Erik Temple, right, and Joel Wilson check out the crash scene of a Canadian Forces Snowbird plane in Kamloops, Canada. A Canadian aerobatic jet crashed into the British Columbia neighborhood Sunday during a flyover intended to boost morale during the pandemic, killing one crew member, seriously injuring another and setting a house on fire.

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Villagers provide relief to the pilot of the crashed MiG-29 fighter aircraft, who ejected safely bifore the mishap, at Roorkee Khas village of Hishiyarpur district.

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Police personnel inspect near the spot after a MiG-29 fighter aircraft of the Indian Air Force (IAF) crashed in Chuharpur village of Nawanshahr district.

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The wreckage of the MiG-29 fighter aircraft of the Indian Air Force (IAF) which crashed in Chuharpur village of Nawanshahr district. The pilot of the jet ejected safely.

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Family members watch as masked pallbearers carry the casket of Sub-Lt. Abbigail Cowbrough during a repatriation ceremony for the six Canadian Armed Forces members killed in a helicopter crash off of Greece during Operation Reassurance, at CFB Trenton, Ontario.

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Security personnel stand guard near the site where the NCC training aircraft crashed, at Aviation club, in Patiala.

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Rescue members and firefighters work around the wreckage of a plane after it skidded off the runway at Istanbul's Sabiha Gokcen Airport, in Istanbul.

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Rescue members and firefighters work after a plane skidded off the runway at Istanbul's Sabiha Gokcen Airport, in Istanbul. The plane skidded off the runway, crashing into a field and breaking into pieces. Authorities said at least 52 people were injured, and passengers were seen evacuating through the cracks in the plane.

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A Chetak helicopter of the Indian Army which crash landed following a technical snag, in Reasi district of Jammu and Kashmir. The two pilots of the helicopter survived the crash.

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In this image taken and provided by the National Transportation Safety Board, NTSB investigators Adam Huray, right, and Carol Hogan examine wreckage as part of the NTSB’s investigation of a helicopter crash near Calabasas, California. The Sunday, Jan. 26 crash killed former NBA basketball player Kobe Bryant, his 13-year-old daughter, Gianna, and seven others.

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Investigators work the scene of a helicopter crash that killed former NBA basketball player Kobe Bryant, his 13-year-old daughter, Gianna, and seven others in Calabasas, California.

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This photo provided by Tariq Ghazniwal shows an aircraft that crashed in eastern Afghanistan. The U.S. military says it is investigating reports of an airplane crash in Taliban-controlled territory in Afghanistan. U.S. Army Maj. Beth Riordan, a spokeswoman for U.S. Central Command, said that it remained unclear whose aircraft was involved in the crash.

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Firefighters work the scene of a helicopter crash where former NBA star Kobe Bryant died in Calabasas, California.

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This photo taken from video provided by KTLA-TV shows the wreckage of a small plane after it crashed and burned at Corona, Calif., Municipal Airport. Firefighters found the plane burning in brush on the east side of the airport, about 40 miles east of Los Angeles. The Corona Fire Department says four fatalities were confirmed. The airport has been closed to flights.

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A man pauses to look at photographs of some of the people who died in a Ukraine airplane crash in Iran, during a vigil for the victims of the flight at the Har El synagogue in West Vancouver, British Columbia.

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Emergency crews look through the debris from a small plane that crashed in a Roy, Utah, residential neighborhood, narrowly missing townhouses in the area. Roy police Sgt. Matthew Gwynn said the 64-year-old pilot was making a short flight from Bountiful to Ogden in a twin-engine Cessna but crashed in the city of Roy about 30 miles north of Salt Lake City.

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This undated photo provided by the Ukrainian Presidential Press Office, shows the wreckage of the Ukraine International Airlines Boeing 737-800 at the scene of the crash in Shahedshahr, southwest of the capital Tehran, Iran. Iran has acknowledged that its armed forces "unintentionally" shot down the Ukrainian jetliner that crashed earlier this week, killing all 176 aboard, after the government had repeatedly denied Western accusations that it was responsible.

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Flowers and candles are placed in front of portraits of the flight crew members of the Ukrainian 737-800 plane that crashed on the outskirts of Tehran, at a memorial inside Borispil international airport outside Kyiv, Ukraine. Ukraine's President Volodymyr Zelenskiy says that Iran must take further steps following its admission that one of its missiles shot down Ukrainian civilian airliner. He also expressed hope for the continuation of the crash investigation without delay. A team of Ukrainian investigators is in Iran.

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People look at the tributes inside Borispil international airport outside in Kyiv, Ukraine for the flight crew of the Ukrainian 737-800 plane that crashed on the outskirts of Tehran. Iran on Friday denied Western allegations that one of its own missiles downed a Ukrainian jetliner that crashed outside Tehran, and called on the U.S. and Canada to share any information they have on the crash, which killed all 176 people on board.

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United Nations personnel attend the scene where a South African air force plane crash-landed and caught fire at the airport in Goma, eastern Congo. The C-130BZ military aircraft was transporting 59 passengers and eight crew members from the U.N mission when its left engine caught fire upon landing, according to the U.N. peacekeeping mission known as MONUSCO, and there were no casualties, authorities said.

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Bodies of the victims of a Ukrainian plane crash are collected by rescue team at the scene of the crash in Shahedshahr, southwest of the capital Tehran, Iran.

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Debris is seen from an Ukrainian plane which crashed as authorities work at the scene in Shahedshahr, southwest of the capital Tehran, Iran.

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A rescue worker searches the scene where an Ukrainian plane crashed in Shahedshahr, southwest of the capital Tehran, Iran.

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Rescue workers carry the body of a victim of an Ukrainian plane crash in Shahedshahr southwest of the capital Tehran, Iran.

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Rescue workers search the scene where an Ukrainian plane crashed in Shahedshahr southwest of the capital Tehran, Iran.

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Debris is seen from a plane crash on the outskirts of Tehran, Iran.

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Debris is seen from a plane crash on the outskirts of Tehran, Iran.

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Debris is seen from a plane crash on the outskirts of Tehran, Iran.

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Debris is seen from a plane crash on the outskirts of Tehran, Iran.

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Debris is seen from a plane crash on the outskirts of Tehran, Iran. A Ukrainian airplane carrying at least 170 people crashed shortly after takeoff from Tehran’s main airport, killing all onboard, state TV reported.

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Police and rescuers work on the side of a plane crash near Almaty International Airport, outside Almaty, Kazakhstan.

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Police guard as rescuers work on the side of a plane crashed near Almaty International Airport, outside Almaty, Kazakhstan. The Kazakhstan plane with 100 people aboard crashed shortly after takeoff early Friday.

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In this handout photo provided by the Emergency Situations Ministry of the Republic of Kazakhstan, police and rescuers work on the side of a plane crash near Almaty International Airport, outside Almaty, Kazakhstan.

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In this handout photo provided by the Emergency Situations Ministry of the Republic of Kazakhstan, police and rescuers work on the site of a plane crash near Almaty International Airport, outside Almaty, Kazakhstan.

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In this handout photo provided by the Emergency Situations Ministry of the Republic of Kazakhstan, police and rescuers work on the side of a plane crash near Almaty International Airport, outside Almaty, Kazakhstan.

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In this handout photo provided by the Emergency Situations Ministry of the Republic of Kazakhstan, police and rescuers work on the side of a plane crash near Almaty International Airport, outside Almaty, Kazakhstan.

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Police stand guard as rescuers assist on the site of a plane crash near Almaty International Airport, outside Almaty, Kazakhstan. Almaty International Airport said the Bek Air plane crashed in Kazakhstan shortly after takeoff causing numerous deaths. The aircraft had 100 passengers and crew onboard when hit a concrete fence and a two-story building shortly after takeoff.

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In this photo provided by the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB), an NTSB air safety investigator begins the initial examination of the wreckage of the Pilatus PC-12 that crashed in Chamberlain, South Dakota shortly after departure from Chamberlain Municipal Airport.

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The debris of the MiG-29K fighter jet that crashed shortly after it took off on a training mission from INS HANSA at Dabolim in Goa.

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This image taken from video provided by National Transportation Safety Board shows damage from a World War II-era B-17 bomber plane that crashed at Bradley International Airport in Windsor Locks, Conn. The plane crashed and burned after experiencing mechanical trouble on takeoff from Bradley International Airport.

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Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh performs yoga with the crew onboard aircraft carrier INS Vikramaditya which is currently sailing along India's western coastline.

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Policemen and locals gather at the site where MiG-21 trainer jet crashed near the Gwalior airbase. The aircraft, which was on a routine mission, crashed around 10 am.

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People look at the damaged tail end of a private helicopter which was hit by an object while making an emergency landing at Kedarnath helipad soon after take-off, in Rudraprayag district

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The wreckage of a trainer aircraft VT-AVV which crashed during a landing attempt at Aligarh Dhanipur airstrip in Uttar Pradesh.

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This photo provided by Incendios f.Baleares shows wreckage on a path near Inca in Palma de Mallorca, Spain. Authorities in Mallorca say at least 5 people have died in a collision between a helicopter and a light plane on the Spanish island.

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