World Debris Found Near Search for Missing Plane in Bahamas

00:20  17 may  2017
00:20  17 may  2017 Source:   NBC News

Two adults, two boys missing after plane vanishes off Bahamas

  Two adults, two boys missing after plane vanishes off Bahamas A small airplane with four people aboard has vanished en route to Florida from Puerto Rico and a search is underway near the Bahamas, the Coast Guard said on Tuesday. Crews were scouring the waters 37 miles east of Eleuthera, Bahamas, in an attempt to locate Jennifer Blumin and Nathan Ulrich, both from New York, and her two sons, ages 10 and 4, the Coast Guard said on its website.The MU-2B plane was reported lost after failing to arrive on Monday at Titusville, Florida, 40 miles west of Orlando on Florida's Atlantic Coast. It had departed Borinquen, Puerto Rico, at about 11 a.m. local time Monday.

BREAKING NEWS Debris found in search for missing plane carrying NYC CEO, 3 others. At about 3:30 p.m., the USCG posted on social media that the debris was found about 15 miles east of Eleuthera in the Bahamas

More debris from the missing plane has been found . Weather is once again hampering the search for a small plane that went missing over Lake Erie last week. According to the Cleveland police, the bag washed ashore on Sunday afternoon near the Shoreby Club in Bratenahl, Ohio, just over 5.5

IMAGE: Jennifer Blumin in 2010© Jennifer Blumin at a benefit concert in New York City in May 2010. IMAGE: Jennifer Blumin in 2010

The Coast Guard said Tuesday it's now searching for survivors after it found a debris field in Bahamian waters where a plane disappeared while carrying a prominent New York executive, her husband and their two children.

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Jennifer Blumin, 40, founder and chief executive of the New York fashion event organizer Skylight Group, was aboard the twin-engine MU-2B along with her husband, Nathan Ulrich, 52, and their 4- and 10-year-old sons when the plane fell off radar Monday, Skylight confirmed.

The plane was en route from Puerto Rico to of Titusville, Florida, when U.S. air traffic control lost all contact with it east of Eleuthera island about 1:30 p.m. Monday, the Coast Guard and the Federal Aviation Administration said.

NH man among 4 people, including 2 kids, on plane missing off Bahamas

  NH man among 4 people, including 2 kids, on plane missing off Bahamas Authorities were searching Tuesday in the Bahamas for a small overdue plane with four people from the U.S. on board, including a prominent New York businesswoman and her two children. The U.S. Coast Guard says the twin-engine MU-2B was east of the island of Eleuthera on Monday when air traffic control in Miami lost radar and radio contact with the plane. Authorities were searching Tuesday in the Bahamas for a small overdue plane with four people from the U.S. on board, including a prominent New York businesswoman and her two children.

CLEVELAND, Ohio -- Additional debris as found Tuesday of the plane that vanished over Lake Erie after takeoff last week. News. Cleveland police: bag found near Bratenahl being investigated as part of search for missing plane .

2 orange items believed to be from missing flight found near Mediteranean island of Crete.

The Coast Guard said a search-and-rescue helicopter crew spotted the debris field Tuesday afternoon 15 miles east of Eleuthera. What had been a search for a missing plane is now a search for survivors, it said.

Ulrich was listed as the pilot of the plane, which is owned by Blumin. In a post on Facebook, the actress Rae Dawn Chong said Ulrich is her ex-husband, and she asked for "prayers to his family."

Image: Missing plane© A Florida-bound plane with the tail number N220N went missing east of the Bahamas on Monday. Image: Missing plane

Chinese jets intercept U.S surveillance plane: U.S. officials .
Two Chinese fighter jets carried out an intercept of a U.S. military surveillance plane near Hong Kong on Wednesday, with one coming within 200 yards of the American aircraft, U.S. officials told Reuters. The officials, speaking on the condition of anonymity, said initial reports showed that the U.S. P-3 surveillance plane was 150 miles South East of Hong Kong in international air space when the aircraft carried out an unsafe intercept of the plane. One Chinese aircraft flew in front of the American plane, restricting it's ability to maneuver.A U.S.

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