Accidents

News about significant aircraft accidents and information from accident reports.

Mar 27, 2020 - 9:59 AM
The test article, suspended underneath a helicopter, became unstable during flight and was released by the pilot.
Mar 17, 2020 - 10:28 AM
The Canadian Transportation Safety Board reported unchanged non-fatal accidents, but air taxi accidents increased.
Mar 16, 2020 - 11:37 AM
In the wake of the UK AAIB report on the Sala Malibu crash, three business aviation organizations are rolling out tools to combat illegal charter.
Mar 13, 2020 - 12:16 PM
The UK AAIB’s report is a tour de force on why higher safety requirements for commercial operations protect unwary passengers.
Mar 12, 2020 - 11:57 AM
The prevalence of prescription, over-the-counter and illicit drugs found in bodies of fatally injured pilots has continued to trend upwards, the NTSB said.
Mar 8, 2020 - 9:36 PM
NBAA's annual Schedulers and Dispatchers Conference (SDC) will take place on schedule this week in Charlotte, N.C.
Mar 3, 2020 - 9:53 PM
Tricia Coffman told the 2020 Air Charter Safety Symposium how family assistance makes a difference in a crash aftermath.
Lilium Jet eVTOL aircraft
Feb 28, 2020 - 11:54 AM
Lilium Jet will use its second eVTOL prototype to resume flight testing following a February 27 fire that destroyed the first prototype.
Feb 28, 2020 - 10:49 AM
Inadvertant data-entry errors in aircraft flight management systems can have dire consequences.
Feb 25, 2020 - 7:27 PM
Vanessa Bryant claims helicopter operator and pilot were negligent.