Aviation history

Jan 29, 2007 - 4:58 AM
President Bush participated in the events at Kitty Hawk, N.C., on December 17 to mark the 100th anniversary of manned, powered flight, and although the wea
Jan 26, 2007 - 11:11 AM
A Raytheon Beech T-34 Mentor crashed on December 7 when the left wing snapped off about four inches inboard of the root attach point.
Jan 24, 2007 - 6:54 AM
Total business aviation accidents were down slightly in 2006, thanks mainly to a decrease of more than 17 percent in turboprop accidents, according to avia
Dec 11, 2006 - 8:13 AM
Raytheon Beech King Air C90A, Besancon, France, Oct.
Dec 11, 2006 - 6:47 AM
Raytheon Beech King Air C90A, Besancon, France, Oct.
Oct 31, 2006 - 10:43 AM
The first three months of this year saw a significant increase in fatalities involving business jets and turboprops compared with the same period last year
Oct 31, 2006 - 10:42 AM
With accidents decreasing by 8.7 percent and fatal accidents dropping by 11.6 percent, last year was the safest year for U.S.
Oct 24, 2006 - 10:31 AM
Noting that about two-thirds of all general aviation accidents that occur in IMC are fatal, the NTSB recently completed a study to better understand the ri
Oct 17, 2006 - 10:40 AM
The number of fatalities in turbine business airplane accidents increased nearly 80 percent (mostly due to crashes involving turboprops) in the first nine
Oct 17, 2006 - 9:58 AM
New rules will require transport aircraft manufactured after Oct.