Accidents

News about significant aircraft accidents and information from accident reports.

Jul 30, 2015 - 10:52 AM
Aircraft was attempting to land at alternate airport, local sheriff's office reports.
Jul 23, 2015 - 9:46 AM
The airplane, N4BP, carried five people who were headed to EAA AirVenture 2015, held this week at the airport.
Jul 19, 2015 - 5:16 AM
A Cessna 150 and an F16 collided over Charleston.
Jul 18, 2015 - 5:39 PM
The aircraft landed hard after an aborted takeoff.
Jul 18, 2015 - 12:47 PM
Pilot began taxiing after mishearing instructions.
Jul 17, 2015 - 12:57 PM
The landing area the pilot selected was near several light poles.
Jul 17, 2015 - 10:14 AM
Task force report to EC contains six main recommendations
Jul 16, 2015 - 2:32 PM
Airplane hit a near-vertical rock face in a nose-high, wings-level attitude at an elevation of 1,600 feet msl and came to rest upright on steep terrain.
Jul 14, 2015 - 3:30 PM
At least one armored vehicle on board shifted rearward as the airplane took off, crippling key systems
Jul 6, 2015 - 12:53 PM
CVR recordings indicate confusion in cockpit