Accidents

News about significant aircraft accidents and information from accident reports.

Jul 18, 2015 - 12:47 PM
Pilot began taxiing after mishearing instructions.
Jul 17, 2015 - 12:57 PM
The landing area the pilot selected was near several light poles.
Jul 17, 2015 - 10:14 AM
Task force report to EC contains six main recommendations
Jul 16, 2015 - 2:32 PM
Airplane hit a near-vertical rock face in a nose-high, wings-level attitude at an elevation of 1,600 feet msl and came to rest upright on steep terrain.
Jul 14, 2015 - 3:30 PM
At least one armored vehicle on board shifted rearward as the airplane took off, crippling key systems
Jul 6, 2015 - 12:53 PM
CVR recordings indicate confusion in cockpit
Jul 6, 2015 - 9:57 AM
According to AIN research, N-numbered business jets had not seen a fatal-free first half since 2009.
Jul 1, 2015 - 3:00 AM
Preliminary, final and factual reports
Jun 21, 2015 - 5:53 AM
Steven Metheny falsified information to make the aircraft appear to meet minimum payload specs.
Jun 17, 2015 - 1:20 PM
The new flotation system is for AgustaWestland A139, AW169 and AW189 helicopters.