Accidents

News about significant aircraft accidents and information from accident reports.

Oct 7, 2014 - 2:36 PM
Business jet accident fatalities are up slightly, while those for turboprops declined in the first nine months of 2014.
Oct 7, 2014 - 2:12 PM
The letter, addressed to operators of the entire TBM fleet, reviews the TBM’s pressurization and emergency oxygen systems.
Oct 6, 2014 - 2:55 PM
Pilot-in-command’s decision to descend below minimums was cited as a major factor.
Oct 6, 2014 - 12:25 AM
Preliminary, factual and final reports
Oct 1, 2014 - 4:40 AM
The NTSB determined the probable cause to be the crew’s continuation of an unstable nonprecision approach.
Sep 22, 2014 - 12:40 PM
A300 crash causes UPS to rethink operations.
Sep 22, 2014 - 12:20 PM
Malaysian ship en route to join search in southern Indian Ocean.
Sep 22, 2014 - 12:00 PM
The aircraft crashed into houses and was destroyed
Jul 28, 2014 - 4:11 PM
All 116 on board Flight AH5017 died in the crash.
Jun 24, 2014 - 3:54 PM
Asiana Flight 214's crew mismanaged their approach and failed to adequately monitor airspeed.