Update: Columbus Air Force Base confirms two pilots assigned to the base were killed in a crash in Montgomery Friday night.
A pilot suffered minor injuries and a private plane was destroyed when it struck an aircraft hangar at the Columbus-Lowndes County Airport and caught fire Saturday morning.
A small aircraft bound for Golden Triangle Regional Airport crashed Wednesday evening in Oktibbeha County, near a residential area on Old Highway 25 south of Longview and Poor House roads.
On Monday, the yellow tape that cordoned off the accident scene could be seen in the distance from the balcony of the Ole Miss Golf Course as the principal investigator provided an update on the plane crash that took the life of a Starkville teen pilot.
A year after a U.S. Marine Corps plane broke into pieces high in the sky and slammed into a Mississippi soybean field, relatives and friends are keeping alive the memories of the 15 Marines and Navy corpsman who died in the crash.
Hundreds gathered to remember nine Marine Corps aviators who were killed when their New York-based transport plane crashed in Mississippi last month.
Military investigators are trying to piece together the cause of a crash that killed 15 Marines and a sailor in Mississippi in July, but it could be a year or more until any information becomes public.
Of the 16 servicemen killed in a military aircraft crash July 10 in Leflore County, one body had yet to be discovered when Columbus Fire and Rescue personnel arrived at the crash site at 5 a.m. Thursday. Their mission was to help find the fallen Marine.
Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant says he’s declaring an emergency in the area affected by the KC-130 crash that killed 15 Marines and a Navy corpsman this week.
‘This is the job we do’: Columbus firefighters head to Leflore Co. to aid search, recovery at military plane crash site
Before dawn this morning, eight Columbus firefighters were on the road to Leflore County. Their mission: to aid with search and recovery efforts for the military plane that crashed in the Delta Monday.