News about significant aircraft accidents and information from accident reports.
Preliminary and factual reports
In the 2016 crash the main rotor separated from the aircraft; the investigation continues.
NTSB found the crew decided to land with tailwinds that exceeded the airplane's operating limitations.
Weather was an unfortunately timely topic, with a weather-related helicopter crash occuring near Rio de Janeiro, just minutes before the meeting.
Turbine business airplane accidents worldwide claimed the lives of fewer people in the first quarter—16 compared to 25 in the same period last year.
Preliminary, final and factual reports
While parked at Salt Lake CIty Airport, the Citation X suffered wing damage when it was struck by a pickup truck heading to another part of the airport.
New radars, avionics and communication systems are being added to the veteran ASW machines.
An employee of the former Avantair admitted to attempting to hinder federal authorities investigating why an elevator detached from one of its aircraft.
The 604 lost control and plunged possibly as much as 25,000 feet after passing 1,000 feet of a 'large transport category airport."