News about significant aircraft accidents and information from accident reports.
Preliminary and final accident reports, August 2021
NTSB was on scene of the crash site near Truckee-Tahoe Airport for five days as they gathered information on a Challenger 605 accident that killed six.
Seamanship and airmanship are similar—both involve the art or mastery of operating a vessel and a highly specialized skillset.
The action by the FAA to ground Rhoades Aviation relates to an investigation into maintenance deficiencies, not the July 2 ditching accident.
The UK S-92 helicopter low-altitude incident parallels circumstances of Kobe Bryant fatal crash.
The sole occupant pilot survived the crash of a firefighting Bell 212 into California's Lake Shastina.
Accidents and fatalities involving U.S.-registered business jets more than doubled from a year ago as mishaps surged in the second quarter.
An Antonov An-26 twin turboprop operated by Kamchatka Aviation Enterprise crashed in the sea while on approach to Palana Airport on Russia's Pacific coast.
Transair Flight 810 ditched off the coast of West Oahu following engine trouble soon after takeoff.
Preliminary and final accident reports, July 2021