News about significant aircraft accidents and information from accident reports.
Business jet accident fatalities are up slightly, while those for turboprops declined in the first nine months of 2014.
The letter, addressed to operators of the entire TBM fleet, reviews the TBM’s pressurization and emergency oxygen systems.
Pilot-in-command’s decision to descend below minimums was cited as a major factor.
Preliminary, factual and final reports
The NTSB determined the probable cause to be the crew’s continuation of an unstable nonprecision approach.
A300 crash causes UPS to rethink operations.
Malaysian ship en route to join search in southern Indian Ocean.
The aircraft crashed into houses and was destroyed
All 116 on board Flight AH5017 died in the crash.
Asiana Flight 214's crew mismanaged their approach and failed to adequately monitor airspeed.