Accidents

News about significant aircraft accidents and information from accident reports.

June 25, 2020, 10:14 AM

AAIB Releases Preliminary Report on PK8303 A320 Crash

For unknown reasons, the pilots of Pakistan International Airlines Flight PK8303 took off after landing with the gear retracted.

Read More
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.
Mar 17, 2020 - 10:28 AM
The Canadian Transportation Safety Board reported unchanged non-fatal accidents, but air taxi accidents increased.
Mar 16, 2020 - 11:37 AM
In the wake of the UK AAIB report on the Sala Malibu crash, three business aviation organizations are rolling out tools to combat illegal charter.