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News about significant aircraft accidents and information from accident reports.

Apr 8, 2011 - 6:06 AM
As a general rule, <b>AIN</b> does not discuss aircraft accidents with reporters from the general media for the simple reason that we can’t really add much
Apr 5, 2011 - 11:43 AM
Southwest Airlines returned to its regular schedule today after finishing <link news/single-news-page/article/hole-in-southwest-jet-to-prompt-boeing-servic
In the most recent search to find the wreckage of Air France Flight 447, Fren...
Apr 4, 2011 - 9:56 AM
The <link ain-air-transport-perspective/single-publication-story/article/france-starts-fourth-af447-search-campaign-29192/?no_cache=1>fourth campaign to fi
Apr 2, 2011 - 2:51 PM
A Gulfstream G650 flight-test airplane crashed today at 9:30 a.m.
Apr 1, 2011 - 10:50 AM
If I were to experience a tornado, or a near-tornado, my guess would have been while visiting one of the aircraft manufacturers in Wichita.
Mar 30, 2011 - 6:15 AM
Investigators suspect a faulty airspeed indication as a possible cause of the crash of an Antonov An-148 in western Russia on March 5, killing all six peop
Mar 29, 2011 - 5:05 AM
<b><i>by Thierry Dubois</i></b> In an open letter to Canada’s minister of transport, the lawyer representing the families of the passengers killed in, and
Mar 28, 2011 - 10:10 AM
<b>Preliminary Report: Mexican Med Flight Skids Off Runway</b> <b>Bombardier Learjet 25, Houston, Texas, March 4, 2011–</b>The Mexican-registered twinjet
Mar 9, 2011 - 4:47 AM
Investigators suspect a faulty air-speed indication as a possible cause of the crash of an Antonov An-148 in western Russia on March 5 that killed all six
Mar 7, 2011 - 5:02 AM
Investigators expect, by this coming weekend, to release preliminary data gleaned from the flight recorders recovered from an Antonov An-148 that crashed i