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Investigators: Strong winds probable cause of Fossett crashupdated: Thu Jul 09 2009 18:18:00

Nearly two years after the disappearance of adventurer Steve Fossett, investigators on Thursday determined that strong winds probably downed his plane.

Fossett's ill-fated flight was to be a 'Sunday drive'updated: Thu Mar 05 2009 14:15:00

Adventurer Steve Fossett's ill-fated flight was simply going to be a "Sunday drive," but one camper who thinks he saw the plane said the craft was fighting headwinds.

Bones are Fossett's, DNA testing showsupdated: Mon Nov 03 2008 19:09:00

Bones found last week near where Steve Fossett's plane crashed in eastern California's Sierra Nevadas are those of the adventurer, authorities said Monday.

People.com: Searchers Discover Apparent Remains of Steve Fossettupdated: Fri Oct 31 2008 12:20:00

"Pending DNA results, I believe our coroner's investigation is over," a sheriff's official says

Fossett search yields 'remains'updated: Fri Oct 31 2008 07:29:00

Police say they have found what is "most likely" the remains of missing adventurer Steve Fossett.

Fossett left a secretupdated: Fri Oct 03 2008 18:49:00

Adventurer Steve Fossett was working on a secret project when he died. KGO reports.

Bone fragment from Fossett wreckage to be testedupdated: Fri Oct 03 2008 18:49:00

A bone fragment found in the area where Steve Fossett's plane crashed will be tested to determine whether it came from an animal or a human, a Madera County, California, sheriff's spokeswoman said Friday.

Fossett plane foundupdated: Fri Oct 03 2008 09:22:00

More than a year after Steve Fossett disappeared, search teams have found his plane. ITN's Richard Lawrence reports.

Some remains found in Fossett plane wreckageupdated: Fri Oct 03 2008 09:22:00

A small amount of human remains has been found in the wreckage of the plane that adventurer Steve Fossett was flying when he disappeared last year, a National Transportation Safety Board official said Thursday.

Time.com: Remains Found at Fossett Wreckage Siteupdated: Thu Oct 02 2008 20:00:00

Federal investigators say they have found body parts amid the wreckage of a missing adventurer's airplane in the mountains of eastern California

Time.com: Sheriff: Search Teams Find Fossett Wreckageupdated: Thu Oct 02 2008 14:00:00

Searchers found the wreckage of Steve Fossett's airplane in California's rugged Sierra Nevada just over a year after the millionaire adventurer vanished on a solo flight, and the craft appears to have hit the mountainside head-on

People.com: Confirmed: Steve Fossett Wreckage Foundupdated: Thu Oct 02 2008 13:03:00

Authorities now say the plane belongs to the adventurer missing for 13 months

Apparent Steve Fossett belongings foundupdated: Wed Oct 01 2008 17:26:00

Hikers in California have found items that may belong to missing millionaire adventurer Steve Fossett, officials said Wednesday.

Wife of missing adventurer wants him declared deadupdated: Wed Nov 28 2007 11:09:00

The wife of missing adventurer Steve Fossett has asked a court to declare him dead.

Time.com: My Friend, Steve Fossett updated: Wed Oct 10 2007 20:00:00

Richard Branson pays tribute to a lost adventurer, who soared to new heights and took us along for the ride

Search called off for adventurous aviator Steve Fossett updated: Tue Oct 02 2007 21:52:00

The Civil Air Patrol has called off the search for multimillionaire adventurer Steve Fossett, nearly a month after he took off from a Nevada ranch, the agency announced Tuesday.

Nevada's Bermuda Triangleupdated: Sat Sep 15 2007 19:44:00

Hopes are raised by old crash sites discovered during the search for Steve Fossett. CNN's Kara Finnstrom reports.

Search for Fossett could solve decades-old mysteriesupdated: Thu Sep 13 2007 15:01:00

The hunt for missing aviator Steve Fossett in the rugged terrain of western Nevada could solve some much older mysteries.

Search for Steve Fossettupdated: Tue Sep 11 2007 17:44:00

Trooper Chuck Allen of the Nevada Dept. of Public Safety say tips about Steve Fossett's whereabouts come in daily.

Fifth day of Fossett searchupdated: Sun Sep 09 2007 22:55:00

Volunteers aid the Steve Fossett search, which has grown to more than 40 aircraft. CNN's Kara Finnstrom reports.

Search for Fossettupdated: Fri Sep 07 2007 14:18:00

CNN's Miles O'Brien takes to the air to search for missing adventurer Steve Fossett.

Fossett searchers coming up emptyupdated: Fri Sep 07 2007 14:18:00

Flight teams are following up on leads but have found "nothing promising" in their fourth full day of hunting for billionaire adventurer Steve Fossett, a sheriff's official said Friday.

Fossett searchers working 'credible leads'updated: Thu Sep 06 2007 07:32:00

Rescuers have "four credible leads" in the search for missing adventurer Steve Fossett, a spokeswoman for the Nevada Civil Air Patrol said Thursday.

Fossett's plane explainedupdated: Thu Sep 06 2007 07:32:00

Fossett's plane explained

Fossett search enters fourth frustrating dayupdated: Wed Sep 05 2007 23:54:00

A squadron of 10 airplanes and helicopters began a fourth day Thursday of a frustrating search for missing millionaire adventurer Steve Fossett, whose small plane disappeared over Nevada's rugged high desert.

The search for Steve Fossettupdated: Wed Sep 05 2007 23:54:00

The search for Steve Fossett

Branson fears missing Fossett is injuredupdated: Wed Sep 05 2007 22:12:00

Fellow aviation enthusiast Sir Richard Branson said Wednesday he was worried that rescuers had found no sign of his friend, adventurer Steve Fossett, who disappeared two days ago after taking off from another friend's desert ranch.

Adventure defines Steve Fossettupdated: Wed Sep 05 2007 21:07:00

Adventure might as well be Steve Fossett's middle name. The man has spent most of his life breaking and setting records in sailing, aviation and ballooning.

People.com: UPDATE: Adventurer Steve Fossett Is Missingupdated: Wed Sep 05 2007 07:23:00

A plane flown by adventurer Steve Fossett has been missing since Monday night, federal aviation officials say.

Adventure pilot missingupdated: Tue Sep 04 2007 21:59:00

Adventure pilot missing

No stopping adventurer from breaking recordsupdated: Tue Oct 31 2006 09:16:00

Adventurer Steve Fossett doesn't mind going it alone -- in fact going solo has helped him break and set records in sailing, aviation and ballooning.

Shortcuts: How to get in the record booksupdated: Fri Sep 22 2006 03:53:00

(CNN) -- How to break records, without breaking into a sweat.

Fossett breaks record; makes emergency landing updated: Sat Feb 11 2006 20:19:00

After surviving a major fuel loss, some turbulence that nearly ripped his plane apart, and blowing out two tires on the landing, American adventurer Steve Fossett Saturday broke the world's flight distance record after traveling more than 26,000 miles (about 42,000 km) in 76 hours.

Fossett makes historyupdated: Thu Mar 03 2005 07:48:00

Flying from horizon to horizon, Steve Fossett completed the first solo, nonstop flight around-the-world without refueling on Thursday, landing gracefully in Kansas at 2:49 pm ET.

Fossett, low on fuel, tries Pacific crossingupdated: Wed Mar 02 2005 10:19:00

Millionaire adventurer Steve Fossett will attempt to cross the Pacific Ocean and reach Hawaii despite a fuel shortage detected by mission control early Wednesday.

Fossett: 'One of the most difficult flights ever'updated: Mon Feb 28 2005 14:06:00

Millionaire adventurer Steve Fossett began his attempt to complete the first solo, non-stop circumnavigation of the globe by powered aircraft on Monday evening. Fossett took off from Salina, Kansas, aboard the Virgin Atlantic GlobalFlyer and he does not plan to stop until he gets back there.

Countdown to Fossett solo jet bidupdated: Mon Feb 28 2005 07:26:00

U.S. adventurer Steve Fossett says he has last-minute nerves as he prepares an attempt on the "last great aviation record" by piloting an airplane alone around the world without refueling or stopping.

Around the world in 80 hoursupdated: Thu Feb 17 2005 13:53:00

Millionaire adventurer Steve Fossett hopes to set the "last great aviation record" by piloting an airplane alone around the world without refueling or stopping.

American Fossett beats 60-day markupdated: Mon Apr 05 2004 14:30:00

American adventurer Steve Fossett and his crew of 12 have become the first sailors to circumnavigate the globe in under 60 days.

Fortune: Billionaires Go Bonkers Over Big Boats "THE RACE" LURES THE WORLD'S ALPHA MALESupdated: Mon Dec 20 1999 00:01:00

Floating pierside on the Hudson River, PlayStation shimmers on the edge of plausibility. A $5 million, 105-foot-long, dual-hulled vision of gleaming yellow carbon fiber and Kevlar, the boat embodie...

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