Accidents

News about significant aircraft accidents and information from accident reports.

May 14, 2020 - 6:17 PM
The NTSB has issued its final report on the fatal 2017 crash of a Virginia State Police (VSP) Bell 407.
May 11, 2020 - 7:20 AM
Japan’s Transportation Safety Board (JTSB) has linked the 2017 crash of an Airbus Helicopters AS332L to tail rotor maintenance.
May 6, 2020 - 3:16 PM
The pilot was non-responsive before his ship rolled inverted.
Houston police department fleet
May 4, 2020 - 11:28 AM
Houston Police are investigating the fatal Saturday morning crash of one of the department’s helicopters as a homicide.
Apr 27, 2020 - 1:01 PM
Chip Paige was killed when a 1969 Bell UH-1H crashed into a Mesa, Arizona park.
Icon A5
Apr 16, 2020 - 9:10 AM
The NTSB factual report on the fatal crash of baseball player Roy Halladay's Icon A5 found nothing wrong with the airplane.
Apr 14, 2020 - 12:38 PM
Preliminary and final reports
Apr 8, 2020 - 5:30 AM
First-quarter accident numbers hint at a significant drop in accidents due to Covid-19 restrictions in the second quarter.
Apr 2, 2020 - 3:59 AM
Preliminary and final reports
Mar 27, 2020 - 9:59 AM
The test article, suspended underneath a helicopter, became unstable during flight and was released by the pilot.