Accidents

News about significant aircraft accidents and information from accident reports.

May 16, 2017, 5:06 PM

Pilots in CL604 Upset Use Clouds for Attitude Recovery

Since the sky and the ocean were almost the same blue color, the pilot had been able to recognize the aircraft's flight attitude only with the clouds.

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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.
Jul 9, 2016 - 1:45 AM
Following the Shoreham Airshow crash last August, the Red Arrows will not perform their acrobatic display at Farnborough.
Jul 7, 2016 - 10:25 AM
The business turboprop segment worldwide witnessed fewer fatalities in the comparable time periods.
Jul 6, 2016 - 4:38 PM
A Bell 525 flight-test vehicle (FTV) crashed on July 6 while on a test flight from the company's XworX facility in Arlington, Texas.
Jul 5, 2016 - 9:56 AM
ValuJet 20 years later
Jul 5, 2016 - 9:53 AM
According to the EASA annual safety review, general aviation accidents killed 65 people last year, which is 17 percent less than the five-year average.
Jul 4, 2016 - 2:08 AM
Preliminary, final and factual reports
Jun 30, 2016 - 10:38 AM
Crew failed to respond properly to uncommanded autofeather