Jeffrey Hansen had left Branson with family dog on board.
A report of a possible plane crash brought ambulances, law enforcement officers and several emergency responders rushing to property east of Springfield.
A FedEx cargo plane has safely landed in St. Louis after smoke was reported inside the aircraft.
The Federal Aviation Administration is investigating why a small plane was forced to make an emergency landing in a southwestern Illinois soybean field.
The plane made the landing after the cabin lost air pressure.
Governor Jay Nixon does not foresee parking his plane in the hangar and taking the bus, just because of a critical audit.
A House appropriations committee on Wednesday questioned Nixon’s chief of staff, John Watson, about his knowledge of the plane’s purchase.
Russell Hazelton passed away overnight; his wife and passenger remains on life support.
Plane lands without incident Sunday, no word on possible suspects.
It was one of the worst aviation disasters ever in sports, shocking Russia and the world of hockey, as the dead included 36 players, coaches and staff.