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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Jun 30, 2016 - 9:46 AM
Repair efforts on CVR from crashed Airbus A320 continue
Jun 29, 2016 - 9:23 AM
Norway's accident investigation bureau said the fatigue phenomenon appears to have its origin on the inner surface of the second-stage planet gear.
Jun 27, 2016 - 2:10 PM
Inquiry launched as investigators continue attempts to extract data from FDR, CVR
Jun 27, 2016 - 10:13 AM
Crew turns back to Changi following engine oil indication
Jun 16, 2016 - 10:01 AM
Device's memory unit retrieved from wreckage found some 10,000 feet under the Mediterranean
Jun 14, 2016 - 10:35 AM
Egyptian authorities report radar images confirm airplane turned left and then 360 degrees right before starting descent into Mediterranean
Jun 3, 2016 - 3:19 PM
Preliminary, final and factual reports
Jun 3, 2016 - 12:25 PM
Investigators have found a fatigue failure in the main gearbox of the H225 (EC225 LP) that crashed near Bergen, Norway, in April.
Jun 1, 2016 - 3:45 PM
Crash of its P.1HH Hammerhead UAS on May 31 did not cause casualties or damage to maritime craft.
Jun 1, 2016 - 9:55 AM
Lift-strut attachment is suspect number one, according to airframer.