Air Force training jet crashes in West Texas

A T-38 Talon

One pilot is deceased and another one is injured.

The two-seat, T-38 Talon jet crashed about 4 p.m. Monday, roughly 14 miles northwest of the air base near US 90 in Del Rio, Texas, officials said. The jet was assigned to the 47th FTW at Laughlin.

Laughlin AFB officials say emergency personnel and first responders were on scene, but no information was provided about the surviving pilot's injuries. The name of the pilots have not been disclosed "for next of kin notification", the Air Force Base's official website reported.

A board of officers will convene to investigate the incident. It provides undergraduate pilot training, as does Vance Air Force Base.

PM scared to face Parliament: Sonia Gandhi
Congress' newfound love for Parliament and advice on its functioning is ironical. Similar situations were seen in 1981, 1990, 1993 and 2011.

Drunk Men Misbehaves with Indigo Airlines Staff Woman At Hyderabad
One of the men can be heard pleading with the women with folding hands and offering to touch her feet if she spared them. After they did so, the airline staffer did not lodge any complaint against them. "Bend.

Police Say at Least 50 Dead in Nigeria Bombing
The attack early Tuesday was the first in the town since it was recaptured from Boko Haram three years ago. The result of his injuries on the spot of the accident killed at least 30 people. "The roof was blown off.

Col. Michelle Pryor, 47th Flying Training Wing vice commander said, "Our biggest priority at this time is caring for the family and friends of our Airmen".

An airman has been killed and another injured after an Air Force training jet crashed near Amistad Reservoir on the Texas-Mexico border.

There were two fatal crashes with four fatalities involving the Northrup T-38 Talon two-seat advanced supersonic trainer in 2008 at different USAF bases prompting the temporary grounding of the aircraft type.


  • Fox News host, former judge pulled over for driving 119 miles per hour

    Fox News host, former judge pulled over for driving 119 miles per hour

    Pirro served as a Westchster County district attorney for 12 years after serving for three years as a county judge. Luckily, nobody was hurt during her hurried rush through Tioga County, New York.
    Mad Max samples new AMG-powered Aston Vantage

    Mad Max samples new AMG-powered Aston Vantage

    Handling braking are six-piston calipers and 400mm discs on the front axle, and four-pot calipers with 360mm rotors at the rear. As for the chassis, that builds on what we've seen from the DB11, but with around 70-percent new structural components.
    Billion Pokemon catch progress

    Billion Pokemon catch progress

    The first set of rewards (including double XP and a six-hour timer on Pokémon-attracting incense) are now available. The said event will also introduce three new unlocks, challenges, and bonuses for the players.
  • Dimitrov eyes slams after ATF Finals win

    Dimitrov eyes slams after ATF Finals win

    Goffin was taking Federer out of his comfort zone, and turned the match on its head before closing out the set in fine fashion. But there was to be one more momentum shift, as Goffin started to look exhausted , and Dimitrov secured a break.
    Poor production behind egg price rise

    Poor production behind egg price rise

    Egg creation was around 83 billion out of 2015-16 and it stayed higher in 2016-17 too, the Government data appeared. Moreover, winters have set in early in North India, due to which the egg consumption too has risen.
    Thailand's Q3 GDP growth at best pace in four years

    Thailand's Q3 GDP growth at best pace in four years

    The Bank of Thailand (BOT) has kept its benchmark interest rate unchanged at 1.5 percent since April 2015. The country's SET index was up by 0.2 percent to ฿1,714.38 on Monday, following the release of figures.
  • Pradyuman Murder case: Ashok Kumar granted Bail

    Pradyuman Murder case: Ashok Kumar granted Bail

    He further said the forensics and the DNA reports state that the blood on Kumar's shirt did not match with that of the child. The bail has been granted with the bond of 50,000 rupees as the CBI could not submit any evidence against conductor Ashok.
    Centre to end 'Triple Talaq' in upcoming winter session

    Centre to end 'Triple Talaq' in upcoming winter session

    Sources say that the endeavour is to bring suitable legislation to end the practice. Centre felt that this is happening because of two reasons.
    Ex-Zimbabwean VP calls on Mugabe to resign

    Ex-Zimbabwean VP calls on Mugabe to resign

    A spokesman for Theresa May urged a peaceful and swift resolution to the uncertain political situation. Mugabe's wife Grace, 52, has not been seen since the takeover.
  • ROBBERY AT EKO HOTEL: Police declare Burna Boy wanted

    ROBBERY AT EKO HOTEL: Police declare Burna Boy wanted

    The gang went away with the singer's wristwatch, gold jewellery, phones and other valuables valued at about N12m. He said Mr. 2Kay had issues with Burna Boy . "Her confession led to the arrest of three suspects".
    Last-gasp field goal miss costs Falcons against Seahawks

    Last-gasp field goal miss costs Falcons against Seahawks

    Tevin Coleman started in place of injured running back Devonta Freeman and finished with 43 yards and a touchdown on 20 carries. They have also been one of the most hard teams to beat in Seattle, but have now lost their last two home games.
    Bellew vs Haye 2 postponed due to David Haye arm injury

    Bellew vs Haye 2 postponed due to David Haye arm injury

    Now Bellew has been in camp for weeks for this fight, putting his own body through torture and with nothing at the end. We have seen him pull out of big fights in the past against Klitschko and Fury, now this with Bellew.


Latest news

Equities close marginally in the green; IT, banks cap gains (Second Lead)
The BSE Mid-cap Index is trading higher by 0.37% at 16,839, whereas BSE Small-cap Index is trading at 17,879, up 0.74%. Market breadth was in the favour of gainers, with about 2 stocks advancing to every 1 stock that declined.

Indonesia Ranked Lowest Amongst Southeast Asian Neighbours in World Talent Competitiveness
Switzerland remains the best country in the world at attracting, recruiting and retaining top talent, according to a study. According to the rank list by IMD, it ranked among the bottom five countries in the world in this aspect.

Senior Tripura journalist shot dead in altercation with State Rifles jawan
Surprisingly, the journalist was taken to GB Pant Hospital here at around 2.30 p.m where doctors declared him brought dead. Bhaumick, 48, was a reporter of " Syandan Patrika ".

Bihar BJP chief feels 'sorry' for his controversial comment
However, a senior opposition leader said that it was not expected from a leader like Rai as "he's a Member of Parliament". PM Modi has overcome great odds to lead the country and this should be a source of pride for all, added Rai.

Amsterdam wins hat draw for relocation of European Union medicines agency
Our internal surveys have shown that a large majority of EMA staff would be willing to move with the Agency to Amsterdam . The European Medicines Agency (EMA ) is to be relocated from London to Amsterdam after Brexit , it has been announced.

Arsenal are still a bigger club than Tottenham, claims Jamie Carragher
At this point, anybody who doesn't believe there isn't at least some truth behind these rumblings is in denial. It's easy to envision a scenario where Pochettino lets Rose rot in the reserves if pushed to that limit.

Peel Hunt Reiterates "Buy" Rating for Tarsus Group plc (TRS)
Macquarie Research maintained the shares of CNA in report on Thursday, October 26 with "Neutral" rating. The stock of Shire PLC (LON:SHP) earned "Overweight" rating by JP Morgan on Friday, November 11.

Baker Mayfield Grabs Crotch, Mouths Expletives At Kansas Sideline After Touchdown
There have been other incidents, including questionable piles and Mayfield telling KU fans to "stick to basketball". Rudolph threw a 14-yard touchdown pass to Dillon Stoner to cut Kansas State's lead to 45-40 with 4:02 to go.

Boxer's Devastating Punch Lands Him World Record for Fastest Title Knockout EVER
Tete's hook, his first punch of the night, hit Gonya square on the chin with brutal force, immediately flooring the South African. The previous record was 17 seconds after the bout between Daniel Jimenez and Harald Geier in 1994.

Amazon announces new 'Secret' cloud region for United States intelligence agencies
The major difference between this new region is the fact that the air-gapped Top Secret Cloud is available for all government agencies.

Eminem Performs Greatest Hits Medley On 'Saturday Night Live'
SNL cast members, like Kenan Thompson and Leslie Jones , also came out to sing and dance along with Chance. The track details the trio's hope for Barack Obama to return to his former position as commander-in-chief.

Vote Leave Might Have Broken Election Spending Laws During The EU Referendum
An Electoral Commission spokesman said the watchdog had seen Mr Banks' open letter "and will be responding in due course". Veterans for Britain also received a donation worth £100,000 from Vote Leave in the run-up to the June 23 2016 vote.

Russian Federation recognizes to be the origin of a radioactive pollution
The facility, which reprocesses nuclear fuel, added that it has not produced Ru-106 for many years. Its discovery is credited to Polish chemist Jedrzej Sniadecki, who announced the find in 1808.

EasyJet boosted by improved pricing trends as rivals suffer
Revenue trends in the first quarter of 2018 have been "encouraging", thanks to some capacity leaving the market, the group said. Outgoing chief executive Carolyn McCall praised easyJet's "robust performance during a hard year for the aviation industry".

What happened between Paul Hollywood and Candice Brown?
The most romantic thing he did was bake chocolate croissants on a Sunday morning. Both Brown and Hollywood laughed off the claims that had been levelled at them.

Other news