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Hot air balloon crash near Lockhart, Texas, July 30, 2016

Photo: Aerial view of hot air balloon that crashed near Lockhart, Texas, killing 16 people - @YeomansNBC5

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Marine Corps Air Station Miramar, San Diego, CA, US

US Marine pilot killed in training mission crash near Twentynine Palms, Calif., identified as 36-year-old Maj. Richard Norton - San Diego Union-Tribune

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air travel

Passengers evacuated from American Airlines flight at Toronto Pearson International Airport after reports of smoke onboard; flight came from New York's LaGuardia Airport - @TomPodolec

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Hot air balloon crash near Lockhart, Texas, July 30, 2016

NTSB spokesman at scene of Lockhart, Texas, hot air balloon crash says federal investigation into crash has been launched, says there are a 'number of' fatalities

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Hot air balloon crash near Lockhart, Texas, July 30, 2016

Statement: Texas Gov. Greg Abbott offers 'deepest condolences' to those affected by Saturday's hot air balloon crash in Lockhart, Texas - @statesman

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Hot air balloon crash near Lockhart, Texas, July 30, 2016

Photo: Site of hot air balloon crash where 16 died in Lockhart, Texas - @LaurenLanmon

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Hot air balloon crash near Lockhart, Texas, July 30, 2016

16 dead after hot air balloon crash in Lockhart, Texas, Texas Department of Public Safety confirms - KXAN

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Hot air balloon crash near Lockhart, Texas, July 30, 2016

Authorities say there are no survivors after a hot air balloon crashes after catching fire in air near Lockhart, Texas; officials working to determine number of fatalities - NBC News

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Hot air balloon crash near Lockhart, Texas, July 30, 2016

Editor's note: We're seeing reports that there are fatalities after a hot air balloon carrying at least 16 people caught fire and crashed in Caldwell County, Texas, Saturday morning. The Associated Press reports that the NTSB and the FAA are en route to the scene. The balloon crashed in a pasture about 30 miles south of Austin, Texas, around 7:40 a.m. CT. We're looking for updates on the crash. - Andrew

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Hot air balloon crash near Lockhart, Texas, July 30, 2016

Hot air balloon crashes near Lockhart, Texas with 16 on board; injuries unclear - AP

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Schiphol Airport, Schiphol Zuidoost, North Holland, Netherlands

Heightened security at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol continues with extra airport security checks - @Schiphol

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Schiphol Airport, Schiphol Zuidoost, North Holland, Netherlands

Update: Extra security measures continue to be taken at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol following a security alert earlier today - NU NL

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Schiphol Airport, Schiphol Zuidoost, North Holland, Netherlands

Amsterdam Airport Schiphol on high alert this morning, say state media - @Newshunkie

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Arcata, CA, US

All 4 people aboard small medical transport plane that crashed in remote Humboldt County, Calif., were killed, company confirms - KRON

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air travel

#BREAKING: Authorities search for small plane that made emergency landing https://t.co/L641FzkIhO #8NN https://t.co/qxOAJSvt8I - @8NewsNow

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Arcata, CA, US

Sheriff: Searchers find wreckage of small medical transport plane in remote Northern California; at least 2 dead - AP

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celebrities

TV host Montel Williams briefly detained by German officials for carrying medical marijuana through airport, spokesman says - New York Daily News

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Arcata, CA, US

Medical transport plane with 4 people aboard reported missing for about 8 hours in Arcata, Calif., officials say - AP

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Marine Corps Air Station Miramar, San Diego, CA, US

US Marine pilot killed in training mission crash near Twentynine Palms, Calif., Thursday night, Marine Corps Air Station Miramar confirms

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Turkey coup attempt, July 2016

Turkey's President Erdogan says will close airbase near Ankara and all military barracks used by plotters during coup attempt - Reuters

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