News about significant aircraft accidents and information from accident reports.
Bell 206 crashed in Arizona while on a test flight with experimental Van Horn blades.
Two pilots and a passenger were killed when their Rockwell Sabreliner 265 crashed about 20 minutes after taking off from Oxford-University Airport.
Authorities plan to “gather facts, information, and individual views” on the status of the 737 Max grounding.
Muilenburg cites the need to prioritize more resources toward 737 Max software certification.
The March 18 fatal crash of an IAI Westwind on final approach claimed the lives of its two pilots.
Investigative authorities deny that a foreign object caused AOA sensor damage.
Senate Commerce Committee asks for accounting of the FAA’s evaluation of the Max’s MCAS.
The FAA remains unconvinced that the manufacturer has addressed all its concerns over changes to the Max flight control system.
Preliminary and final reports
The Max flight deck will now include an angle of attack disagree indicator and alert as standard equipment.