Accidents

News about significant aircraft accidents and information from accident reports.

September 16, 2020, 10:01 AM

House Report Blasts Boeing, FAA for 737 Max Failures

A U.S. congressional committee cited failures of design, management, and oversight of the 737 Max in its conclusions.

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Sep 24, 2020 - 11:18 AM
The National Transportation Safety Board released the final report on the crash of Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s Citation Latitude on August 15, 2019.
Sep 23, 2020 - 1:15 PM
The operator of the fatal flight that killed Kobe Bryant, OC Helicopters, has been added to the defendant list.
Sep 16, 2020 - 10:01 AM
A U.S. congressional committee cited failures of design, management, and oversight of the 737 Max in its conclusions.
Sep 1, 2020 - 8:30 AM
Preliminary and final reports
Aug 26, 2020 - 2:14 PM
Island Express Helicopters is blaming the fatal crash of its S-76 on air traffic controllers.
Leonardo AW139 medevac
Aug 25, 2020 - 11:16 AM
The Leonardo AW139 crashed on July 4, 2019 shortly after lifting off from a private helipad in the Bahamas.
Aug 7, 2020 - 12:20 PM
India's Directorate General of Civil Aviation confirmed that an Air India Express aircraft broke into two pieces after skidding off the end of the runway.
Aug 7, 2020 - 10:33 AM
The crash of an Atlas Air 767 in 2019 resulted from inadvertent activation of the airplane's go-around mode and the pilots' incorrect response.
Aug 3, 2020 - 9:00 AM
Preliminary and final reports
Aug 3, 2020 - 6:27 AM
There were no fatal accidents involving European aircraft operators in 2019, but higher than average nonfatal accidents and serious incidents.