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Major plane crashes in the past year

By Faith Karimi, CNN
STORY HIGHLIGHTS
  • Since January 1, 2009, there have been at least seven deadly crashes
  • Four of them have involved an Airbus

(CNN) -- The plane crash in Pakistan Wednesday was at least the eighth major deadly airline crash since January 2009.

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July 28, 2010

A Pakistani plane with 152 people on board crashes on the outskirts of the capital, Islamabad. Number of fatalities unknown so far.

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May 22, 2010

An Air India Express plane from Dubai overshoots the runway in southern India's Mangalore, killing at least 158 people.

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May 12, 2010

An Afriqiyah Airways flight crashes in the Libyan capital of Tripoli, killing 103 people.

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April 1, 2010

A plane crash kills Polish President Lech Kaczynski and about 100 others in western Russia.

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January 25, 2010

An Ethiopian Airlines flight plunges into the Mediterranean Sea, killing 90 people.

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July 15, 2009

An Iranian airliner crashes near Qazvin, killing 168 people.

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June 30, 2009

A Yemenia Airways flight from Sanaa to Comoros misses the airport and crashes into the Indian Ocean, killing at least 152 people.

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June 1, 2009

An Air France flight from Brazil to France crashes into the Atlantic Ocean, killing at least 220 people.