Federal Aviation Administration

Landing wheels of a small airplane in an airport
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January 01, 2020 - 11:08 am
An investigation continues after a small plane crashed during takeoff from an airport near Kansas City, killing the pilot and a passenger. The Kansas Highway Patrol identified the victims as the pilot, Jonathan J. Vannatta, 48, of Maumelle, Arkansas, and passenger Darcy L. Matthews, 43, of Belton,...
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June 29, 2019 - 5:33 pm
Authorities have identified a man killed in a small plane crash in the northeastern corner of Kansas north of Hiawatha. The crash happened late Friday afternoon in a cornfield near Highway 73, just a mile north of the local airport. Emergency responders say the plane was engulfed in flames when...
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August 04, 2018 - 6:29 pm
The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says five people were killed when a small plane crashed in northern Oklahoma. A patrol report says the five died shortly before 11 a.m. Saturday when the single-engine plane crashed near Ponca City, about 90 miles (145 kilometers) north of Oklahoma City. The names of the...
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