Small plane

A Marquart MA-5 Charger plane, similar to the Groveland couple's plane. (Wikimedia Commons)

NorCal Couple In Small Plane Makes Emergency Landing Along Nevada Highway

A married couple was forced to make an emergency landing in their small custom airplane along U.S. 95 near Fernley.

07/31/2015

Plane that crash landed near San Carlos Airport. (CBS)

Pilot Walks Away After Crash-Landing Near San Carlos Airport

Authorities were investigating a small plane crash in San Mateo County Saturday night.

07/25/2015

Jessicathinks posted this picture to Instagram of a plane crash and fire in Livermore. (Courtesy: Instagram user Jessicathinks)

Small Plane Crashes, Catches Fire In Livermore Field, 1 Dead

One person was killed when a small plane crashed in a field in Livermore on Monday night, sparking a grass fire.

06/01/2015

(CBS Graphic)

2 Killed In Plane Crash In Sierra Nevada Foothills

Two people are dead after a small plane crashed not far from an airport in the Sierra Nevada foothills in Northern California.

12/24/2014

San Rafael Airport View

Small Plane Flips Over And Crashes During Takeoff From San Rafael Airport

A small-engine plane crashed as it was taking off from the San Rafael Airport Saturday afternoon.

12/20/2014

A small plane made an emergency landing near Lawrence Livermore Lab Tuesday evening. (Credit: Richard Westwood)

Small Plane Makes Emergency Landing On Road Near Lawrence Livermore Lab

A plane made an emergency landing Tuesday evening near Lawrence Livermore Lab.

04/15/2014

This plane overshot the runway in San Carlos (CBS)

Small Plane Rolls Off Runway At San Carlos Airport, Ends Up In Slough

Two people aboard a small plane were uninjured when the aircraft rolled off the end of a runway while landing at the San Carlos Airport Monday morning, a Federal Aviation Administration spokesman said.

01/07/2013

The damaged Beech 76 Duchess aircraft that crashed in Rio Linda. (CBS)

3 Walk Away From Small Plane Crash Into NorCal Yard

The small two-engine plane was headed to McClellan Airfield when its left engine failed. The right engine then failed, forcing the pilot to land the plane in a field located four miles northwest of the airport, said FAA spokesperson Allen Kenitzer.

03/12/2012

Single-engine Cessna 140 that crashed in the mud flats near the Dumbarton Bridge shortly after taking off from Palo Alto Airport.

Pilot Survives Plane Crash In Mud Flats Near Dumbarton Bridge

The pilot of a small plane survived after crashing into mud flats near the eastern end of the Dumbarton Bridge shortly after taking off from the Palo Alto Airport.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–02/26/2011