News about significant aircraft accidents and information from accident reports.

Oct 17, 2006 - 10:40 AM
The number of fatalities in turbine business airplane accidents increased nearly 80 percent (mostly due to crashes involving turboprops) in the first nine
Oct 17, 2006 - 7:59 AM
A University of North Dakota (UND) Cessna Citation II icing research aircraft made a successful deadstick landing near Beaver, Alaska, about 70 miles north
Oct 17, 2006 - 4:58 AM
<b>Rupert, W.Va., June 13, 2004</b>–King Air N200BE departed Summersville (W.Va.) Airport (SXL) VFR, having filed an IFR flight plan, but it struck Big Mou
Oct 17, 2006 - 4:55 AM
<b>Raytheon Beech King Air A90, Pensacola, Fla., Aug.
Oct 17, 2006 - 4:53 AM
<b>Raytheon Beech B200 King Air, Tulsa, Okla., Dec.
Oct 16, 2006 - 2:06 PM
<b>Bell 206L-1 LongRanger, Galliano, La., March 13, 2005</b>–LongRanger N480RA was destroyed when it crashed into the Gulf of Mexico when departing an offs
Oct 16, 2006 - 2:02 PM
<b>Bombardier Learjet 55, Fort Lauderdale, Fla., July 19, 2004</b>–Hop-A-Jet Learjet N55LF overran Runway 31 during the landing roll at Fort Lauderdale Exe
Oct 16, 2006 - 1:56 PM
<b>Mitsubishi MU-2B-60, Ferndale, Md., May 14, 2004</b>–Epps Air Service MU-2 N755AF was destroyed when it hit trees and the ground while approaching Balti
Oct 16, 2006 - 1:54 PM
<b>Bell 206B JetRanger, Sirnach, Switzerland, March 26, 2005</b>–The pilot and three passengers were killed when the Swiss-registered Jet-Ranger they were
Oct 12, 2006 - 9:54 AM
Turbine engines are extremely reliable and many business jet pilots go through their entire careers experiencing engine failures only during simulator trai