Accidents

News about significant aircraft accidents and information from accident reports.

Mar 8, 2017 - 3:00 AM
Preliminary and final reports
Feb 21, 2017 - 8:33 AM
All four passengers and the pilot died when their plane struck a shopping center shortly after takeoff.
Feb 13, 2017 - 11:04 AM
There were 106 helicopter accidents in 2016, including 17 fatal accidents—a 12 percent decrease year-over-year.
Feb 6, 2017 - 3:00 AM
Preliminary and final reports
Jan 23, 2017 - 10:54 AM
Rain and low visibility were reported in the area at the time, and witnesses reported seeing the turboprop twin in a steep bank before it hit the water.
MH370 search map
Jan 23, 2017 - 9:06 AM
Coincidentally, a leaked Malaysian police report that describes the captain’s simulation of a flight over the Indian Ocean resurfaces
Jan 16, 2017 - 10:49 AM
Flight originating from Hong Kong attempted to land for scheduled stop in city of Bishkek
Jan 10, 2017 - 10:52 AM
Seats and debris that appear to be portions of the fuselage have been recovered, along with the cockpit voice recorder.
Jan 9, 2017 - 9:28 AM
According to preliminary statistics researched by AIN, there were 12 accidents of U.S.-registered business jets last year versus 20 in 2015.
Jan 5, 2017 - 11:13 AM
More than 120 pieces of debris have been discovered from the aircraft, believed to have crashed into Lake Erie outside Cleveland.