News about significant aircraft accidents and information from accident reports.
Purwin, 53, founded the company that became Helinet in 1987 and was considered one of Hollywood’s top television and film helicopter and fixed-wing pilots.
The aircraft and its seven passengers are still missing in Senegal.
Pieces of high-pressure compressor found on runway
Safety board turns to association as it questions whether procedural noncompliance is systemic.
Full-scale passenger evacuation demonstrations don't seem to match the reality of peoples' behavior in an emergency.
NTSB is issuing a safety alert on pilot compliance and calling on FAA to mandate modification of the gust lock system on Gulfstream GIVs.
The 777's captain told passengers the fire had been caused by catastrophic engine failure.
A witness stated that the Sabreliner twinjet and Cessna 172 piston single did not appear to take avoidance actions before colliding.
The helicopter spun out of control shortly after lifting off of the TV station's helipad.
Neither the toe brakes nor emergency braking slowed or stopped the Falcon 2000 from hitting a Falcon 50 and King Air C90.