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US admits snow forecast errors
US admits snow forecast errors
Aviation Disasters
2015 2015
Aviation Disasters
War & Army
2015 2015
War & Army
2014
Virgin spacecraft crash kills pilot
Many killed by a landslide in US state of Was...
Storm bears down on US east coast
'Polar vortex' grips North America
Storm bears down on US east coast
'Polar vortex' grips North America
Aviation Disasters
2014 2014
Aviation Disasters
War & Army
2014 2014
War & Army
2013
Tourists flee wildfire near Yosemite
Jet crash-lands at San Francisco International
'Snowden suspicion' diverts flight
19 Firefighters die in Arizona wildfire
Dozens dead in Oklahoma tornado
Explosion at Texas fertiliser plant
Crippled cruise ship reaches land
'Historic' snowstorm blankets US
Dozens dead in Oklahoma tornado
'Historic' snowstorm blankets US
Ten hurt as NY plane's wheel fails
Jet crash-lands at San Francisco International
'Snowden suspicion' diverts flight
War & Army
2013 2013
War & Army
2012
40 people killed by Sandy as transport chaos
Severe flooding as Sandy strikes
Isaac bears down on US Gulf Coast
US Coast Guard sinks tsunami 'ghost ship'
40 people killed by Sandy as transport chaos
Isaac bears down on US Gulf Coast
Fierce storms leave 20 dead in US
Aviation Disasters
2012 2012
Aviation Disasters
US Coast Guard sinks tsunami 'ghost ship'
2011
Huge storm tears across New York
89 killed by Missouri tornado
Death toll from storms in South nears 300
Huge storm tears across New York
89 killed by Missouri tornado
Death toll from storms in South nears 300
Air race crash: 9 people killed, 52 injured
War & Army
2011 2011
War & Army
2010
BP says oil has stopped leaking
Oil leak 'worst US environment disaster'
Oil spill after blast on oil rig
Blast killed at least 25 miners
US to send 4,000 extra troops to Haiti
Travel chaos as blizzards hit US
Aviation Disasters
2010 2010
Aviation Disasters
US to send 4,000 extra troops to Haiti
2009
'Balloon boy' found alive at home
85 deaths reported after quake
Airplane crash-lands into Hudson River
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2009 2009
Weather Related
'Balloon boy' found alive at home
50 die after plane crashes into house
Airplane crash-lands into Hudson River
War & Army
2009 2009
War & Army
2008
24 killed, 135 injured in train collision
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2008 2008
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2008 2008
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2008 2008
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2007
500,000 flee wildfires
Bridge collapses into Mississippi
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2007 2007
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Famed flier Fossett missing
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2007 2007
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2005
Massive airlift rescues thousands
Hurricane Katrina lashes coast
Hurricane Katrina lashes coast
Aviation Disasters
2005 2005
Aviation Disasters
31 Marines killed in chopper crash
2003
Major power outage
Space shuttle and crew lost
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2003 2003
Weather Related
Aviation Disasters
2003 2003
Aviation Disasters
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2003 2003
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2001
Jet crashes, killing 260
Terror attacks hit U.S.
U.S. spy plane lands in China
U.S. sub, Japanese trawler collide
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2001 2001
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Jet crashes, killing 260
Terror attacks hit U.S.
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Feb. 24  New York  US sea level rise 'very unusual'
 Southern California  Dozens hurt in California train crash
Feb. 23  Connecticut  'Molly' overdoses put dozen students in US hospitals
Feb. 19   Chicago  
  Bitterly cold air from Siberia has brought dangerously frigid and likely record-setting temperatures to the eastern half of the US
Feb. 16    Fiery train crash forces W Virginia towns to evacuate  Boston  US north-east shivers in snowstorms Feb. 12  California  US 'at risk of mega-drought future' Feb. 3  New York  Six die as New York train hits car

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Jan.27   New York US admits snow forecast errors
  The US National Weather Service has admitted its forecasts were wrong, after predicting a 'potentially historic blizzard' would strike
Jan.26   New York New York shuts down for blizzard   Boston Snow emergency declared in US Jan.2  Kentucky  'Girl survivor' reports US plane crash

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Dec.29  Indonesia  US destroyer to join search for missing AirAsia plane

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Nov.19  Upstate New York  Deadly snowstorm hits northern US

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Oct.31   Southern California   Virgin spacecraft crash kills pilot
Map of Mojave Desert USA
  At least one person is dead and another injured after Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo space tourism craft crashed in the California desert
Oct.29  New England  Ebola quarantine test looms in US Oct.28   Virginia Unmanned NASA-contracted rocket explodes  Liberia  US hails West Africa Ebola progress Oct.25  New Jersey  US nurse criticises quarantine treatment Oct.24  Dallas  Two US Ebola nurses free of virus Oct.23   Manhattan NY doctor Craig Spencer tests positive Oct.15  Washington  Obama: Ebola risk very low in US   Dallas Passenger alert over US Ebola nurse Oct.12   Dallas Positive Ebola test at US hospital Oct.10  New York  New York's JFK airport to start Ebola checks Oct.8  Dallas  US Ebola patient dies in hospital Oct.5  Japan  U.S. airman dead, 2 missing as Typhoon Phanfone slams Japan

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Sep.30   Dallas     First Ebola case diagnosed in the US   Officials at a hospital say the unidentified man is being kept in isolation. He is thought to have contracted the virus in Liberia Sep.16  Washington  Obama says Ebola outbreak a 'global security threat' Sep.5  Jamaica  Unresponsive plane crashes off the coast of Jamaica

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Aug.11  San Francisco Bay Area  Actor Robin Williams found dead at home

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Jul.17  Washington  U.S. official: Missile shot down Malaysia Airlines plane

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Jun.19  US Georgia  Anthrax risk for 75 scientists at CDC

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May.23  Global  US ship finds hull of missing yacht May.16  San Diego  California wildfire 'flare-up' forces new evacuations

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Apr.28  Southern U.S.  Search for tornado survivors goes on

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Mar.23   Pacific Northwest   Many killed by a landslide in US state of Washington   At least 8 people have been killed and several badly injured in a huge landslide in a rural area of the north-western American state of Wash...

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Feb.12   North Carolina   Storm bears down on US east coast   A winter storm is bearing down on the densely populated US north-east, after causing transport chaos in the South

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Jan.29  US Georgia  US snow storm strands thousands Jan.6  Canada  North America cold snap creeps east Jan.5   Toronto   'Polar vortex' grips North America
Map of Toronto
  Parts of the US are braced for potentially record-breaking low temperatures as a 'polar vortex' brings more freezing weather..    A plane from Toronto has slid into snow as it tu...
Jan.3  New York  Travel chaos in east US snow storm

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Dec.1   New York New York train crash kills four


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Nov.14  Philippines  1,000 US troops to assist in Philippine relief effort

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Aug.22   California Tourists flee wildfire near Yosemite   A huge wildfire near Yosemite National Park has forced scores of tourists to flee during peak season and is threatening several thousand hom...

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Jul.22   New York Ten hurt as NY plane's wheel fails
Jul.6   San Francisco Bay Area     Jet crash-lands at San Francisco International   A Boeing 777 aircraft has crash-landed at San Francisco international airport, killing at least two people and injuring dozens more Jul.2   Austria     'Snowden suspicion' diverts flight   Bolivian President Evo Morales's plane has been diverted to Austria amid suspicion that US intelligence leaker Edward Snowden is on board

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Jun.30   Arizona 19 Firefighters die in Arizona wildfire   At least 19 US firefighters have been killed battling a wildfire in central Arizona while fighting the blaze threatening the town of Yarnell

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May.31  Oklahoma  New Oklahoma tornadoes 'kill five' May.20   Oklahoma   Dozens dead in Oklahoma tornado
Map of Oklahoma City Oklahoma
  At least 24 people have been killed after a huge tornado tore through Oklahoma City suburbs, with the death toll likely to rise.    Moore's neighbourhoods were flattened and schools were destroyed by winds of u...
May.3  Southern California  Major wildfires spread in California

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Apr.17   Texas   Explosion at Texas fertiliser plant   Many people are reported to be injured and others are trapped in burning buildings after an explosion at at the West Fertilizer plant near W...

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Mar.1  Florida  Florida man swallowed by sinkhole

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Feb.14   Alabama Crippled cruise ship reaches land
Feb.8   Massachusetts 'Historic' snowstorm blankets US

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Nov.2  New York  Fuel shortage hits Sandy recovery Oct.31  New Jersey  Obama visits storm disaster zone Oct.30   Manhattan     40 people killed by Sandy as transport chaos
Map of Manhattan  Millions are without power and transport across the north-eastern US has been severely disrupted as storm Sandy heads north for Canada Oct.29   New Jersey     Severe flooding as Sandy strikes
  A major storm bringing torrential rain, high winds, flood surges and heavy snow has made landfall on the east US coast Aug.28  Louisiana  Isaac bears down on US Gulf Coast Jul.2  Virginia  Storm-hit millions reel from US heatwave Apr.5   Alaska US Coast Guard sinks tsunami 'ghost ship' Mar.2  Indiana  Fierce storms leave 20 dead in US

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Oct.19  Ohio  Ohio police hunt escaped animals Sep.16  Nevada  Air race crash: 9 people killed, 52 injured Aug.29  New England  Death toll from Irene keeps rising Aug.28   New York Huge storm tears across New York
Aug.27  North Carolina  Hurricane Irene lashes US coast May.23   Missouri 89 killed by Missouri tornado Apr.28   Alabama   Death toll from storms in South nears 300   A barrage of storms claimed nearly 300 lives and reduced once-familiar neighborhoods to piles of bricks and lumber

year 2010 Top ^

Dec.27  New York  Travel chaos as blizzards hit US Jul.15   Louisiana BP says oil has stopped leaking
Jun.12  Global  American teenage sailor rescued May.30   Washington Oil leak 'worst US environment disaster' Apr.21   Louisiana   Oil spill after blast on oil rig  A 'catastrophic' explosion aboard an oil rig in the Gulf of Mexico engulfed the drilling platform in flames Apr.6     Blast killed at least 25 miners   One of the men killed in coal mine explosion at the Massey Energy Co. knew of the danger but didn't let it bother him Jan.20   Haiti US to send 4,000 extra troops to Haiti

year 2009 Top ^

Oct.23  Puerto Rico  Fire rages at fuel depot Oct.15   Colorado 'Balloon boy' found alive at home
Sep.29   Samoa 85 deaths reported after quake Aug.8  Manhattan  Helicopter and plane collide, 9 died Jun.18  New Jersey  Jetliner lands safely after pilot dies Apr.29  Texas  First U.S. swine flu death confirmed Feb.12   Upstate New York 50 die after plane crashes into house Feb.11  Siberia  Russian and US satellites collide Jan.15   New York   Airplane crash-lands into Hudson River   A US Airways plane with 155 people on board went into a chilly river, apparently after striking birds upon takeoff from LaGuardia Airport

year 2008 Top ^

Oct.2  California  Fossett plane found Sep.13  Houston  Hurricane Ike pounds Texas coast Sep.12   Los Angeles 24 killed, 135 injured in train collision


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Oct.23   Southern California 500,000 flee wildfires
Sep.4  Nevada  Famed flier Fossett missing Aug.1   Minnesota Bridge collapses into Mississippi

year 2006 Top ^

Aug.27  Kentucky  49 dead in plane crash Jan.3    Only one miner reported alive

year 2005 Top ^

Sep.20  Florida  Rita strengthens to hurricane Sep.3  New Orleans  Massive airlift rescues thousands Sep.1  New Orleans  'Desperate SOS' for city Aug.29   New Orleans   Hurricane Katrina lashes coast
  1,836 people lost their lives in the hurricane and in the subsequent floods Aug.28  New Orleans  Katrina now Category 5 Jun.30  Afghanistan  16 bodies recovered from crash site Apr.21  Iraq  6 Americans among 11 dead in copter crash Mar.18  Florida  Patient's feeding tube removed Jan.26  Western Iraq  31 Marines killed in chopper crash

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Sep.17  Alabama  U.S. death toll at least 22 in Ivan's wake

year 2003 Top ^

Sep.18  Virginia  Isabel knocks out power to 2 million Aug.14   New York Major power outage
May.4  U. S. Midwest  Tornadoes wreak havoc Feb.20   New England 96 killed in nightclub inferno Feb.1   Texas     Space shuttle and crew lost  Columbia broke up as it descended toward a planned landing, showering debris across southeastern Texas

year 2002 Top ^

Dec.27  Florida  Cloned baby birth claim

year 2001 Top ^

Nov.12   New York Jet crashes, killing 260
Nov.2  Afghanistan  US elite troops helicopter crashes Oct.10  Florida  3rd anthrax case Sep.13  New York  5,000 people remain missing Sep.11  Pennsylvania  United Airlines Flight 93 crashed   Manhattan   Terror attacks hit U.S. Map of World Trade Center USA  3 commercial jets crash into World Trade Center and Pentagon. Both towers collapsed. United Airlines plane crashed Apr.1   Southern China   U.S. spy plane lands in China   Navy reconnaissance plane made an emergency landing. It collided with a Chinese fighter jet Feb.9   Hawaii U.S. sub, Japanese trawler collide


NFL stars to donate brains for medical research Tourists flee wildfire near Yosemite   A huge wildfire near Yosemite National Park has forced scores of tourists to flee during peak season and is threatening several thousand hom... 19 Firefighters die in Arizona wildfire   At least 19 US firefighters have been killed battling a wildfire in central Arizona while fighting the blaze threatening the town of Yarnell 500,000 flee wildfires 96 killed in nightclub inferno US to send 4,000 extra troops to Haiti 85 deaths reported after quake NY doctor Craig Spencer tests positive Passenger alert over US Ebola nurse Positive Ebola test at US hospital   First Ebola case diagnosed in the US   Officials at a hospital say the unidentified man is being kept in isolation. He is thought to have contracted the virus in Liberia Crippled cruise ship reaches land US Coast Guard sinks tsunami 'ghost ship' U.S. sub, Japanese trawler collide Major power outage Blast killed at least 25 miners   One of the men killed in coal mine explosion at the Massey Energy Co. knew of the danger but didn't let it bother him Record-breaking cold in US East




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2014
May.16  San Diego  California wildfire 'flare-up' forces new evacuations
2013
Aug.22   California
Jun.30   Arizona
May.3  Southern California  Major wildfires spread in California
2009
Oct.23  Puerto Rico  Fire rages at fuel depot
2007
Oct.23   Southern California
2003
Feb.20   New England




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2005
Jan.26  Western Iraq  31 Marines killed in chopper crash




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2010
Jan.20   Haiti
2009
Sep.29   Samoa




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2014
Oct.29  New England  Ebola quarantine test looms in US
Oct.28  Liberia  US hails West Africa Ebola progress
Oct.25  New Jersey  US nurse criticises quarantine treatment
Oct.24  Dallas  Two US Ebola nurses free of virus
Oct.23   Manhattan
Oct.15  Washington  Obama: Ebola risk very low in US
Oct.15   Dallas
Oct.12   Dallas
Oct.10  New York  New York's JFK airport to start Ebola checks
Oct.8  Dallas  US Ebola patient dies in hospital
Sep.30   Dallas
Sep.16  Washington  Obama says Ebola outbreak a 'global security threat'
Jun.19  US Georgia  Anthrax risk for 75 scientists at CDC
2009
Apr.29  Texas  First U.S. swine flu death confirmed
2005
Mar.18  Florida  Patient's feeding tube removed
2002
Dec.27  Florida  Cloned baby birth claim
2001
Oct.10  Florida  3rd anthrax case




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Feb. 24  New York  US sea level rise 'very unusual'
2014
May.23  Global  US ship finds hull of missing yacht
2013
Feb.14   Alabama
2012
Apr.5   Alaska
2001
Feb.9   Hawaii




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2003
Aug.14   New York




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2006
Jan.3    Only one miner reported alive




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2015
Feb. 19   Chicago
  Bitterly cold air from Siberia has brought dangerously frigid and likely record-setting temperatures to the eastern half of the US
Feb. 16  Boston  US north-east shivers in snowstorms Feb. 12  California  US 'at risk of mega-drought future' Jan.27   New York US admits snow forecast errors
  The US National Weather Service has admitted its forecasts were wrong, after predicting a 'potentially historic blizzard' would strike
Jan.26   New York New York shuts down for blizzard Jan.26   Boston Snow emergency declared in US 2014 Nov.19  Upstate New York  Deadly snowstorm hits northern US Oct.5  Japan  U.S. airman dead, 2 missing as Typhoon Phanfone slams Japan Apr.28  Southern U.S.  Search for tornado survivors goes on Feb.12   North Carolina Storm bears down on US east coast   A winter storm is bearing down on the densely populated US north-east, after causing transport chaos in the South Jan.29  US Georgia  US snow storm strands thousands Jan.6  Canada  North America cold snap creeps east Jan.5   Toronto 'Polar vortex' grips North America Map of Toronto
  Parts of the US are braced for potentially record-breaking low temperatures as a 'polar vortex' brings more freezing weather..    A plane from Toronto has slid into snow as it tu...
Jan.3  New York  Travel chaos in east US snow storm 2013 Nov.14  Philippines  1,000 US troops to assist in Philippine relief effort May.31  Oklahoma  New Oklahoma tornadoes 'kill five' May.20   Oklahoma Dozens dead in Oklahoma tornado Map of Oklahoma City Oklahoma
  At least 24 people have been killed after a huge tornado tore through Oklahoma City suburbs, with the death toll likely to rise.    Moore's neighbourhoods were flattened and schools were destroyed by winds of u...
Feb.8   Massachusetts 'Historic' snowstorm blankets US 2012 Nov.2  New York  Fuel shortage hits Sandy recovery Oct.31  New Jersey  Obama visits storm disaster zone Oct.30   Manhattan   40 people killed by Sandy as transport chaos
Map of Manhattan  Millions are without power and transport across the north-eastern US has been severely disrupted as storm Sandy heads north for Canada Aug.28  Louisiana  Isaac bears down on US Gulf Coast Jul.2  Virginia  Storm-hit millions reel from US heatwave Mar.2  Indiana  Fierce storms leave 20 dead in US 2011 Aug.29  New England  Death toll from Irene keeps rising Aug.28   New York Huge storm tears across New York Aug.27  North Carolina  Hurricane Irene lashes US coast May.23   Missouri 89 killed by Missouri tornado Apr.28   Alabama Death toll from storms in South nears 300   A barrage of storms claimed nearly 300 lives and reduced once-familiar neighborhoods to piles of bricks and lumber 2010 Dec.27  New York  Travel chaos as blizzards hit US 2008 Sep.13  Houston  Hurricane Ike pounds Texas coast 2005 Sep.20  Florida  Rita strengthens to hurricane Aug.29   New Orleans Hurricane Katrina lashes coast   1,836 people lost their lives in the hurricane and in the subsequent floods Aug.28  New Orleans  Katrina now Category 5 2004 Sep.17  Alabama  U.S. death toll at least 22 in Ivan's wake 2003 Sep.18  Virginia  Isabel knocks out power to 2 million May.4  U. S. Midwest  Tornadoes wreak havoc



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2014 Mar.23   Pacific Northwest Many killed by a landslide in US state of Washington   At least 8 people have been killed and several badly injured in a huge landslide in a rural area of the north-western American state of Wash...



USA, Disasters Flood Timeline ... See World Flood timeline Top ^
2012 Oct.29   New Jersey   Severe flooding as Sandy strikes   A major storm bringing torrential rain, high winds, flood surges and heavy snow has made landfall on the east US coast



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2011 Oct.19  Ohio  Ohio police hunt escaped animals



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2015 Jan.2  Kentucky  'Girl survivor' reports US plane crash 2014 Dec.29  Indonesia  US destroyer to join search for missing AirAsia plane Sep.5  Jamaica  Unresponsive plane crashes off the coast of Jamaica Jul.17  Washington  U.S. official: Missile shot down Malaysia Airlines plane 2013 Jul.22   New York Ten hurt as NY plane's wheel fails
Jul.6   San Francisco Bay Area   Jet crash-lands at San Francisco International   A Boeing 777 aircraft has crash-landed at San Francisco international airport, killing at least two people and injuring dozens more Jul.2   Austria   'Snowden suspicion' diverts flight   Bolivian President Evo Morales's plane has been diverted to Austria amid suspicion that US intelligence leaker Edward Snowden is on board 2011 Sep.16  Nevada  Air race crash: 9 people killed, 52 injured 2009 Oct.15   Colorado 'Balloon boy' found alive at home Aug.8  Manhattan  Helicopter and plane collide, 9 died Jun.18  New Jersey  Jetliner lands safely after pilot dies Feb.12   Upstate New York 50 die after plane crashes into house Jan.15   New York Airplane crash-lands into Hudson River   A US Airways plane with 155 people on board went into a chilly river, apparently after striking birds upon takeoff from LaGuardia Airport 2008 Oct.2  California  Fossett plane found 2007 Sep.4  Nevada  Famed flier Fossett missing 2006 Aug.27  Kentucky  49 dead in plane crash 2005 Jun.30  Afghanistan  16 bodies recovered from crash site Apr.21  Iraq  6 Americans among 11 dead in copter crash 2001 Nov.12   New York Jet crashes, killing 260 Nov.2  Afghanistan  US elite troops helicopter crashes Sep.11  Pennsylvania  United Airlines Flight 93 crashed Sep.11   Manhattan   Terror attacks hit U.S. Map of World Trade Center USA  3 commercial jets crash into World Trade Center and Pentagon. Both towers collapsed. United Airlines plane crashed Apr.1   Southern China   U.S. spy plane lands in China   Navy reconnaissance plane made an emergency landing. It collided with a Chinese fighter jet



USA, Disasters Environmental Timeline ... See World Environmental timeline Top ^
2010 Jul.15   Louisiana BP says oil has stopped leaking
May.30   Washington Oil leak 'worst US environment disaster' Apr.21   Louisiana   Oil spill after blast on oil rig  A 'catastrophic' explosion aboard an oil rig in the Gulf of Mexico engulfed the drilling platform in flames



USA, Disasters Structure Collapse Timeline ... See World Structure Collapse timeline Top ^
2007 Aug.1   Minnesota Bridge collapses into Mississippi




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2014 Aug.11  San Francisco Bay Area  Actor Robin Williams found dead at home



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2015 Feb. 24  Southern California  Dozens hurt in California train crash Feb. 16    Fiery train crash forces W Virginia towns to evacuate Feb. 3  New York  Six die as New York train hits car 2013 Dec.1   New York New York train crash kills four
2008 Sep.12   Los Angeles 24 killed, 135 injured in train collision



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2010 Jun.12  Global  American teenage sailor rescued 2005 Sep.3  New Orleans  Massive airlift rescues thousands Sep.1  New Orleans  'Desperate SOS' for city 2001 Sep.13  New York  5,000 people remain missing



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2015 Feb. 23  Connecticut  'Molly' overdoses put dozen students in US hospitals



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2014 Oct.31   Southern California Virgin spacecraft crash kills pilot
Map of Mojave Desert USA
  At least one person is dead and another injured after Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo space tourism craft crashed in the California desert
Oct.28   Virginia Unmanned NASA-contracted rocket explodes 2009 Feb.11  Siberia  Russian and US satellites collide 2003 Feb.1   Texas   Space shuttle and crew lost  Columbia broke up as it descended toward a planned landing, showering debris across southeastern Texas



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2013 Apr.17   Texas Explosion at Texas fertiliser plant   Many people are reported to be injured and others are trapped in burning buildings after an explosion at at the West Fertilizer plant near W...