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Dallas Air Show Crash Claims 6 Lives

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DALLAS: Six people lost their lives when two WW-II era planes collided and crashed during a manoeuvre at low altitude during Dallas Air Show here on Saturday (12th of November, 2022).

Dallas Air Show 12 Nov 2022
Dallas Air Show 12 Nov 2022
Dallas Air Show 12 Nov 2022
Dallas Air Show 12 Nov 2022
Dallas Air Show 12 Nov 2022
The collision was so intense that one of the planes broke in half. Fortunately, non of the thousands of spectators on the ground was hurt.

A keen examination of the footage available reveals that one of the vintage aircraft was Bell P-63 Kingcobra that crashed into Boeing B-17 Fortress (Bomber).

Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins took to the Twitter to confirm six fatalities: “According to our Dallas County Medical Examiner, there are a total of 6 fatalities from yesterday’s Wings over Dallas air show incident.

“Authorities will continue working today on the investigation & identification of the deceased. Please pray for their families and all involved.”

Dallas Air Crash  Tweet
Dallas Air Crash Tweet

M M Alam

M. M. Alam is a Pakistan-based working journalist since 1981. Karachi University faculty gold medalist Alam began his career four decades ago by writing for Dawn, Pakistan’s highest circulating English daily. He has worked for region’s leading publications, global aviation periodicals including Rotors (of USA) and vetted New York Times as permanent employee of daily Express Tribune. Alam regularly covers international aviation and defense-related events including Salon Du Bourget (France), Farnborough (United Kingdom), Dubai (UAE). Alam has reported thousands of events and interviewed hundreds of people in Pakistan, UAE, EU, UK and USA. Being Francophone Alam also coordinates with a number of French publications.