Air Disasters

  • Blogs

    July 29, 2014

    Plane Makes Emergency Landing on Miami Beach Sand

    For the second time in just three days, a small plane has had to make an emergency landing on the sands of Florida's beaches. Following Sunday's deadly crash landing involving a Piper in Venice, a small Cessna made an emergency landing on Miami Beach at 58th Street today. Luckily, no one was injur ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 3, 2014

    $100 Million Wrongful Death Suit Against Fontainebleau Owner Jeffrey Soffer Dropped

    A $100 million wrongful death lawsuit against Fontainebleau Hotel owner and Elle Macpherson's husband Jeffrey Soffer has been dropped. The suit, filed by the widow of Soffer's longtime friend, attorney Lance Valdez, claimed that Soffer was responsible for the 2012 helicopter crash that left Valdez ... More >>

  • Calendar

    October 17, 2013
  • Blogs

    August 1, 2012

    Taylor Swift Is Allegedly Dating a Kennedy: Three Ways She Can Escape "The Curse"

    Taylor Swift's in trouble. According to website Gossip Cop, the 22-year-old pop star and highest-paid celebrity under 30 spent the weekend with Robert F. Kennedy's grandson Conor at his family's New England compound in Hyannis Port, Massachusetts. Bad news ... Because if you consider all of the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 17, 2011

    Top Five Rock 'n' Roll Plane Crashes

    Blink 182's Travis Barker defies death. ​Rock 'n' roll makes ordinary men and women immortal. Almost. They're regular people who were born unfamous and will someday die, just like us. But because they're awesome at playing the guitar or howling into a mike (you know, rocking), they become the ce ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 12, 2011

    Small Plane Crashes on Florida's Turnpike

    via CBS4​Few details are immediately available, but a small plane appears to have crash-landed on a stretch of Florida's Turnpike near Hollywood. Northbound lanes are closed. Updated.

  • Blogs

    May 2, 2011

    One Dead After Plane Crashes in Neighborhood Near Opa-locka Airport

    ​The pilot of a small plane that took off this morning from Opa-locka Executive Airport is believed to be dead after the aircraft crashed in a residential neighborhood. The plane hit two vehicles before eventually bursting into flames near a house. No other fatalities have been reported.

  • Blogs

    October 28, 2009

    Who Killed Camilo Cienfuegos?

    Photo via​Today marks the 50th anniversary of the mysterious disappearance of Camilo Cienfuegos, a Cuban revolutionary who combined the bohemian aura and looks of Jim Morrison (a full decade earlier) with the flowing, catlike moves of a Bruce Lee. (He was said to kill the enemy an ... More >>

  • Calendar

    March 19, 2009
  • Blogs

    January 26, 2009

    Died in a Plane Crash Last Night at Churchill's

    I had this epiphany last night, while I was sitting at the Churchill's bar sipping my third Jack and Coke: Every single bar in Miami (and possibly the whole country) has at least one TV set tuned to ESPN at all times. I went outside and saw Penny talking to a police officer. She was drinking a beer ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 23, 2009

    Died in a Plane Crash Performs at Churchill's This Sunday

    I am a composer of modern music.The video above is my new group, Died in a Plane Crash. Let me explain: One of my current roommates is a sports fanatic. So, while I enjoy my morning coffee, he is watching ESPN Sports Center in the living room area. When I come home at night, he is watching a basketb ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 30, 2007

    It Was the Wing After All

    Nearly a year and a half after a Chalk's seaplane crashed over Miami Beach, killing 20 people, the National Transportation Safety Board came to some conclusions about the cause of the accident during a meeting today. Faulty repair of a wing crack and poor maintenance were the causes, the board said.

  • News

    March 22, 2007

    Crash of an Icon

    Once a lifeline and a symbol, Chalk's delivered death

  • Music

    May 11, 2000

    Best Local Rock Band

    The Holy Rollin' Hellfires

  • Film

    March 16, 2000

    Death Be Not Proud

    Final Destination

  • News

    December 30, 1999


    Y2K Disaster Strikes Miami

  • Music

    April 16, 1998
  • News

    February 23, 1994