Accidents

News about significant aircraft accidents and information from accident reports.

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.
Jul 31, 2020 - 12:57 PM
NTSB docket on a 2019 crash of a Citation Latitude paints a detailed account of an unstable approach that led to a botched landing and runway excursion.
Jul 31, 2020 - 11:50 AM
There were no fatal accidents involving EASA-member-state-registered, non-commercial complex (NCC) business airplanes last year, according to a study.
Jul 23, 2020 - 1:20 PM
A Boeing 777G operated by Ethiopian Airlines sustained serious fire damage to its fuselage.
Jul 20, 2020 - 11:45 AM
The NTSB has released the docket information on the Aug. 15, 2019 crash of a Cessna Citation Latitude carrying race car driver Dale Earnhardt Jr.
Atlas Air flight data recorder
Jul 17, 2020 - 11:22 AM
The crash of an Atlas Air Boeing 767 in 2019 stemmed from improper activation of the go-around mode.
Jul 13, 2020 - 10:51 AM
Reduced helicopter flight activity translated into fewer accidents during the first six months of 2020