Accidents

News about significant aircraft accidents and information from accident reports.

Jun 16, 2017 - 5:41 AM
Preventing loss-of-control accidents dictates further pilot training but opinions differ still and few have had any training yet.
AW609 in flight
Jun 13, 2017 - 10:29 AM
The pilot's control inputs exacerbated extreme aerodynamic forces.
Jun 12, 2017 - 11:52 AM
Jet diverted and safely landed at Buffalo Niagara International Airport after experiencing a left engine flameout over Pennsylvania.
Jun 5, 2017 - 1:14 PM
Execuflight is beefing up its safety processes as a result of the fatal accident in November 2015.
Jun 4, 2017 - 12:12 PM
Preliminary and final reports
May 30, 2017 - 8:11 AM
The King Air B200 landed on Runway 17 while ground personnel were there preparing to launch gliders.
May 30, 2017 - 7:49 AM
The aircraft was less than a mile from Runway 6 when it turned right to circle for approach, but aircraft typically are 3.8-nm during the right turn.
EBAA honoree, Marian-Jean Marinescu, a Romanian member of the European Parliament
May 24, 2017 - 8:29 AM
Two luminaries lauded for service to business aviation, and six companies take honors for accident-free records at EBACE 2017.
May 24, 2017 - 6:35 AM
Expert claims bizav pilots now have little experience of high altitude hand flying.
Challenger 604 upset
May 16, 2017 - 5:06 PM
Since the sky and the ocean were almost the same blue color, the pilot had been able to recognize the aircraft's flight attitude only with the clouds.