News about significant aircraft accidents and information from accident reports.
Last year, 37 people died in 30 crashes of GA airplanes, microlights and helicopters, compared with 64 deaths in 46 mishaps in 2015.
Preliminary and factual reports
Passenger Bethany Root, manager of Amelia Earhart Airport in Atchison County Kansas was also killed
The pilot and five passengers on board were not injured during the mishap.
Received eight months of house arrest, three years of probation and a $2,000 fine for obstructing the NTSB and FAA during an accident investigation.
Fifteen died in eight crashes of business turboprops and jets in the first six months of this year.
Preliminary and final reports
Preventing loss-of-control accidents dictates further pilot training but opinions differ still and few have had any training yet.
The pilot's control inputs exacerbated extreme aerodynamic forces.
Jet diverted and safely landed at Buffalo Niagara International Airport after experiencing a left engine flameout over Pennsylvania.