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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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.
Nov 9, 2015 - 11:32 AM
Accident aircraft had logged 567 hours since its first flight in November 2006 and was scheduled to complete flight-testing by the end of next year.
Nov 7, 2015 - 1:00 AM
Russia and the UK suspended flights to and from Egypt while awaiting the findings of an investigation into the October 31 crash of a Metrojet A321.
Nov 6, 2015 - 4:28 PM
The two pilots were killed when their aircraft crashed about 600 feet short of the VOR station, which was about one mile from the runway.
Nov 2, 2015 - 1:32 PM
Preliminary, final and factual reports
Nov 2, 2015 - 8:55 AM
Post-accident examination of the engine revealed that all of the compressor turbine blades had separated.
Nov 1, 2015 - 9:00 AM
How does this incredibly experienced, long-time crew end up with a habitual failure to comply with checklists?
Oct 31, 2015 - 7:16 AM
There were no survivors among the 224 people on board the flight from Sharm el-Sheikh to St Petersburg.
Oct 30, 2015 - 10:39 AM
Prototype 2 of the civil tiltrotor went down during a routine test flight.