@USATODAY #MH370 ‘ Searchers confirm that object found was a domestic ladder not a plane part @AceBreakingNews

#AceBreakingNews – Post Update:Aug.02: A Malaysian official said Sunday that an object found on the island Reunion, previously reported to be an airplane door, has been confirmed as “a domestic ladder” and not a plane part.

Malaysian Director General of Civil Aviation Azharuddin Abdul Rahman told The Associated Press that a piece of debris found Sunday morning was not from the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370. Agence France-Presse, citing a Paris source close to the investigation, reported that “no object or debris likely to come from a plane” had been placed into evidence on Sunday.
Earlier news now amended:

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BAHAMAS: ‘ PLANE CRASHES INTO CRANE KILLING ALL NINE ON-BOARD ‘

#AceBreakingNews – BAHAMAS – Nov.10 – A small plane, a Lear 36 executive jet has crashed on Grand Bahama Island, killing 9 aboard, the Bahamian Department of Civil Aviation said RT reported. 

The toll includes a leader of the Bahamas Faith Ministries Pastor, Myles Munroe who was headed for Grand Bahama International Airport from Lynden Pindling International Airport when jet crashed on approach.

Authorities said plane exploded on impact with a crane at the Grand Bahama Ship Yard and plunged into a junk-yard below.

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VENEZUELA: ‘ AIR FORCE SHOOT DOWN PLANE TRESPASSING IN THEIR AIR SPACE ‘

#AceWorldNews – VENEZUELA – November 04 – Venezuela’s Air Force has shot down a plane over the western state of Apure on the border with Colombia, the country’s defence minister said on his Twitter account: 

 "It is the wreckage of a King-200 type plane that trespassed into our airspace and was shot down by the personnel of the strategic command of the Bolivarian Armed Forces southeast of Elorza, in the Apure state,"

“It is the wreckage of a King-200 type plane that trespassed into our airspace and was shot down by the personnel of the strategic command of the Bolivarian Armed Forces southeast of Elorza, in the Apure state,”

“It is the wreckage of a King-200 type plane that trespassed into our airspace and was shot down by the personnel of the strategic command of the Bolivarian Armed Forces southeast of Elorza, in the Apure state,” Gen. Vladimir Padrino Lopez wrote, posting a photo of the wreckage.

In 2012, Venezuela’s National Assembly approved a law which allows the Bolivarian National Air Force to intercept and disable aircraft violating national air space regulations.

#ANS2014

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Pakistan: ‘ Three Senior Iranian Police Commanders Among Seven Killed in Plane Crash ‘

#AceWorldNews – PAKISTAN – October 12 – Three senior Iranian police officers were among seven people killed in a plane crash after a police turbo-propeller aircraft went down in the restive Sistan-Baluchistan province, which borders Pakistan, local media reported.

Iranian Police Officers Killed in Plane Crash

Iranian Police Officers Killed in Plane Crash

The highest-ranking officer was the deputy of Iran’s police inspectorate.

The officers were heading from Tehran to the provincial area of Zahedan to investigate a series of attacks on security forces this week.

The reports said the plane was not shot down but investigators cannot rule out the possibility.  

AFP

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IRAN: ' Passenger Plane Crashes While Taking-Off From Tehran Killing 48 People On-Board '

#AceBreakingNews – IRAN (Tehran) – August 10 – An Iranian regional passenger plane crashed Sunday while taking off from the capital, Tehran, killing 48 people on-board, state media reported.

​The aircraft, an Iran-140 typically used for short domestic flights, crashed near Tehran’s Mehrabad airport, Iran’s state-run IRNA news agency reported.

The plane went down in a residential area after its engine went out, the agency reported.

#ANS2014

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” Nepal Airlines Plane goes missing with 15 passengers on board after taking off from Pokhara Airport”

#AceWorldNews says that a `Nepal Airlines Plane’ carrying 15 passengers, including one infant, and three crew members went missing on Sunday afternoon shortly after taking off from a popular tourist resort, police and airline officials said.

Nepal police spokesman KC Ganesh told AFP that the Nepal Airlines plane took off from Pokhara airport at 1:30 pm and disappeared 15 minutes later.

“One of the passengers is from Denmark,” spokesman Ram Hari Sharma told AFP. “The rest of the passengers are from Nepal.

The airline has alerted police to find the plane’s location” and is “preparing for rescue operations,” Sharma said.

The state-owned aircraft was travelling from Pokhara to the town of Jumla, 353 kilometers (220 miles) west of the capital Kathmandu, when air traffic controllers lost contact with the cockpit.

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