Posts tagged "plane crash"

Travis Barker on lawsuit: ‘If something goes wrong… you should be compensated.’

Travis Barker spoke out last night about the lawsuit he filed against the owners and makers of the Learjet that he barely escaped from when it crashed in September. E! News reports: "I wouldn't have been in the state I was in if I wasn't in the crash," said Barker, who spoke Sunday while at…

By: The Superficial / November 24, 2008

Travis Barker suing over plane crash

Travis Barker is filing a negligence lawsuit against the owners and makers of the Learjet that left four people dead and the former Blink 182 drummer, along with DJ AM, severely burnt. According to recordings released by the Federal Aviation Administration this week, the plane had hit a speed of 153 mph when a tire…

By: The Superficial / November 22, 2008

Mandy Moore & DJ AM back together

DJ AM is learning that surviving a fiery plane crash is the number one panty dropper. Since checking out of the hospital, he's rekindled his relationship with Mandy Moore who flew to his side in the days following his escape from a deadly plane crash with Travis Barker. The couple were photographed together over the…

By: The Superficial / October 23, 2008

Travis Barker well enough to blog about his ex-wife

Usually, after having a near-death experience, one tends to set aside petty differences and focus on the simple joys of just being alive. Not Travis Barker. Blogging from his hospital bed to thank fans for their support, the former Blink 182 drummer took an awkward potshot at ex-wife Shanna Moakler on his MySpace page: Despite…

By: The Superficial / October 13, 2008

Travis Barker is glad he’s not dead

Travis Barker has given his first interview to Us Weekly since surviving a plane crash that left four people dead. He's currently being treated in Los Angeles for the second- and third- degree burns that covered the lower half of his body. Here's what Travis had to say: "I hate planes," the ex-Blink 182 drummer,…

By: The Superficial / October 8, 2008

Travis Barker released from hospital

Plane-crash survivor Travis Barker was discharged from the Joseph M. Still Burn Center in Georgia today well ahead of the two-week mark given by Jermaine Dupri on Friday. DJ AM, who also escaped the crash with Travis, was released Friday. People reports: "Travis is in good condition and was discharged this morning," Burn Center spokesperso…

By: The Superficial / September 29, 2008

Travis Barker checking out of hospital in two weeks

Travis Barker is doing well and "feeling the love" from fans, according to his business partner Jermaine Dupri. Travis, along with DJ AM, are in the hospital after suffering severe burns when they escaped a plane crash that left four of his friends dead. People reports: Barker's improved spirits could be due to his newly…

By: The Superficial / September 26, 2008

Travis Barker & DJ AM expected to make ‘full recovery’ after surviving plane crash

For the few of you who haven't heard, former Blink-182 drummer Travis Barker and DJ AM were the sole survivors of a plane crash Saturday in South Carolina that left four people dead. The two had just performed at a free concert (above) near the University of South Carolina with Perry Farrell and Gavin DeGraw.

By: The Superficial / September 21, 2008