Accidents

News about significant aircraft accidents and information from accident reports.

Mar 25, 2015 - 2:23 PM
Exposes shortcomings at military air defense and civilian ATC control centers, and MAS ops center
Mar 25, 2015 - 10:04 AM
Search continues for FDR in rugged terrain in French Alps
Mar 23, 2015 - 3:14 PM
Agency recommends SOPs for aircrew to determine a point after touchdown where a go-around will not be initiated.
Mar 22, 2015 - 5:10 AM
The weather at the time was below Category 1 landing minimums.
Mar 19, 2015 - 11:15 AM
Other include airspace complexities; birds and wildlife; distraction and technology management; fatigue; and ground handling collisions.
Mar 10, 2015 - 12:07 PM
The crash occurred in Argentina during filming of a French reality television show and killed several French Olympians.
Mar 8, 2015 - 1:39 PM
The left-seat pilot was giving instruction to the right seat pilot.
Mar 8, 2015 - 1:35 PM
Crew kept the aircraft on the runway during the incident.
Mar 5, 2015 - 9:00 PM
Ford has long championed general aviation, most recently fighting to preserve SMO.
Mar 5, 2015 - 1:31 PM
Delta MD-88 skids off runway and nearly into Flushing Bay