Accidents

News about significant aircraft accidents and information from accident reports.

Aug 24, 2016 - 12:01 PM
Pilots appeared to lose control of the vehicle as it nose-divd from 100 feet
Aug 16, 2016 - 10:36 AM
Opinion calls for strict psychological testing as part of class 1 medical exam, more effective oversight of aeromedical examiners
Aug 15, 2016 - 11:27 AM
The airplane crashed immediately after takeoff and was destroyed.
Aug 8, 2016 - 9:12 AM
Investigation into cause continues
Aug 7, 2016 - 10:54 AM
Preliminary, final and factual reports
Aug 3, 2016 - 9:36 AM
No fatalities among the 300 passengers and crewmembers
Aug 2, 2016 - 11:58 AM
Investigators find breach in fuel oil heat exchanger
Jul 25, 2016 - 11:25 AM
Notably, there were no fatal accidents in 2014 or 2015 involving business jets in France.
Australian Transport Safety Bureau investigator
Jul 22, 2016 - 9:43 AM
Hampered by poor weather, and with a diminishing search area, authorities from Australia, Malaysia and China have agreed to suspend the search.
Jul 18, 2016 - 9:49 AM
Cessna has confirmed that there have been two other similar incidents to Citation 560XLs, both in 2008.