Accidents

News about significant aircraft accidents and information from accident reports.

May 19, 2018 - 10:44 AM
Three survivors pulled from wreckage outside Havana
May 16, 2018 - 9:24 AM
First officer partially sucked out of airplane
May 14, 2018 - 1:08 PM
The data shows that the average number of total accidents per year has declined by 40 percent since the late 1980s.
May 9, 2018 - 4:08 PM
The Safety Board released its preliminary report.
May 4, 2018 - 10:17 AM
Fractured blade in failed CFM56 underwent visual and fluorescent penetrant inspections during overhaul in 2012
May 4, 2018 - 7:03 AM
Preliminary and final reports
May 2, 2018 - 10:18 AM
Amended advisory directive based on CFM service bulletin
Apr 27, 2018 - 3:22 PM
All three crewmembers aboard the helicopter were killed.
CFM56-7B
Apr 23, 2018 - 8:25 AM
Airworthiness directive to mandate ultrasound inspections of engine type involved in uncontained failure aboard Southwest Airlines 737
Apr 18, 2018 - 12:46 PM
Two witnesses "heard the Cessna 150 pilot on Runway 15 Unicom frequency.”