Accidents

News about significant aircraft accidents and information from accident reports.

Jan 20, 2016 - 7:37 PM
The Phenom 100 crashed short of the runway in Gaithersburg, Md., on Dec. 8, 2014.
Jan 20, 2016 - 10:55 AM
Brazilian investigators point to IMC conditions and a lack of training on missed approaches in the 560 XLS+ in the August 13, 2014 crash.
Jan 19, 2016 - 9:06 AM
A CitationJet pilot told controllers that his autopilot had failed, along with other instruments, shortly before the aircraft crashed Monday in Utah.
Jan 4, 2016 - 9:40 AM
Meanwhile, the number of non-fatal mishaps last year increased threefold, rising from six in 2014 to 18.
Jan 2, 2016 - 8:30 AM
Preliminary, final and factual reports
Dec 21, 2015 - 8:09 AM
CVR reveals that no checklists were used from the beginning to the end of flight.
Dec 10, 2015 - 7:43 AM
The aircraft, built in 2008, was the first Eclipse to be registered in the African continent.
Morgan Freeman
Dec 7, 2015 - 12:38 PM
Reports indicate that one of the SJ30’s tires blew shortly after takeoff from Fletcher Field in Clarksdale, Mississippi, at 3:04 p.m.
Dec 2, 2015 - 10:50 AM
Preliminary, final and factual reports
Air Asia aircraft in flight
Dec 1, 2015 - 1:06 PM
A sequence of events led to the December 2014 crash of the AirAsia Airbus A320, the Indonesia National Transportation Safety Committee found.