News about significant aircraft accidents and information from accident reports.

Nov 2, 2015 - 8:55 AM
Post-accident examination of the engine revealed that all of the compressor turbine blades had separated.
Nov 1, 2015 - 9:00 AM
How does this incredibly experienced, long-time crew end up with a habitual failure to comply with checklists?
Oct 31, 2015 - 7:16 AM
There were no survivors among the 224 people on board the flight from Sharm el-Sheikh to St Petersburg.
Oct 30, 2015 - 10:39 AM
Prototype 2 of the civil tiltrotor went down during a routine test flight.
Oct 29, 2015 - 11:05 AM
French accident investigators determined that the nosegear was pointed to the left after a hard touchdown.
Oct 23, 2015 - 4:03 PM
Both engines flamed out although usable fuel remained in the main tank of the Airbus Helicopters light twin.
Oct 22, 2015 - 11:23 AM
Under a legal cooperation treaty, the sentence of three years, one month and 10 days would be served in the U.S.
Oct 22, 2015 - 10:46 AM
Registered as N153RW, the single-engine turboprop was substantially damaged in the accident, which occurred in day VMC.
Dassault Falcon 8X
Oct 19, 2015 - 10:40 AM
The first customer-bound 8X arrived in Little Rock this month.
Oct 15, 2015 - 12:01 PM
Pieces of paper won’t prevent an accident, but a safety culture backed by documentation that is believed in and adhered to will go a long way.