Accidents

News about significant aircraft accidents and information from accident reports.

May 16, 2017, 5:06 PM

Pilots in CL604 Upset Use Clouds for Attitude Recovery

Since the sky and the ocean were almost the same blue color, the pilot had been able to recognize the aircraft's flight attitude only with the clouds.

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Dec 10, 2015 - 7:43 AM
The aircraft, built in 2008, was the first Eclipse to be registered in the African continent.
Morgan Freeman
Dec 7, 2015 - 12:38 PM
Reports indicate that one of the SJ30’s tires blew shortly after takeoff from Fletcher Field in Clarksdale, Mississippi, at 3:04 p.m.
Dec 2, 2015 - 10:50 AM
Preliminary, final and factual reports
Air Asia aircraft in flight
Dec 1, 2015 - 1:06 PM
A sequence of events led to the December 2014 crash of the AirAsia Airbus A320, the Indonesia National Transportation Safety Committee found.
Nov 23, 2015 - 10:44 AM
The Citation was cleared to climb to 41,000 feet before it vanished from radar and crashed.
Nov 23, 2015 - 10:34 AM
The pilot took off with malfunctioning instruments and was then faced with elevated workload as the aircraft entered severe icing conditions.
Nov 19, 2015 - 2:30 PM
Technology has saved two billion gallons of fuel and reduced emissions.
Nov 17, 2015 - 9:53 AM
Explosives residue found on wreckage
Nov 12, 2015 - 11:16 AM
NTSB is beginning its first full day of the investigation.
Nov 11, 2015 - 12:16 PM
The aircraft erupted into flames after striking power lines and a building a mile from Runway 25 at Akron Fulton International Airport.