News about significant aircraft accidents and information from accident reports.
<b>Mitsubishi MU-2B-60, Ferndale, Md., May 14, 2004</b>–The MU-2 pilot was finishing his third round-trip IFR Part 135 cargo flight from Baltimore Washingt
<b>Hawker Siddeley HS.125-600B, Québec, Feb.
<b>Sikorsky S-76C, New York, June 17, 2005</b>– Corporate Aviation Services’ S-76 was substantially damaged when it crashed into the East River after takin
<b>Cessna 208B Caravan, Clarendon, Texas, June 7, 2005</b>–An “unusual whining/hissing noise” alerted the pilot of Caravan N9505B to problems with the flig
<b>Bombardier CL-600-2B19, Los Angeles, June 12, 2005</b>–The Skywest Airlines airplane, operating as United Express Flight 6543, touched down at Los Angel
<b>Bell 206L, New York, June 14, 2005</b>–Bell 206L N78TD was substantially damaged when it crashed in the East River during takeoff from the Port Authorit
The UK Air Accidents Investigation Branch cited pilot disorientation, combined with limited instrument flying experience, as the most likely cause of the M
<b>Mitsubishi MU-2B-36, Pittsfield, Mass., March 25, 2004</b>–The NTSB determined the cause of the accident was “the pilot’s loss of aircraft control for u
<b>Learjet 55, Fort Lauderdale, Fla., July 19, 2004</b>–The NTSB blamed the accident on the flight crew’s decision to continue the approach into a known ar
<b>Beech King Air B200, Morlan, Ga., Dec.