Accidents

News about significant aircraft accidents and information from accident reports.

October 15, 2021, 8:45 AM

Former Boeing Pilot Indicted for Fraud in 737 Max Case

The U.S. Justice Department has charged former Boeing chief technical pilot Mark Forkner with six counts of fraud.

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Oct 25, 2021 - 10:09 PM
The FAA's Alaska Aviation Safety Initiative points to solutions to the state's poor safety record, but costs are an obstacle.
Oct 21, 2021 - 8:37 AM
The FAA and NTSB are investigating the Tuesday morning crash in Houston of a privately operated McDonnell Douglas MD-87.
737 Max
Oct 15, 2021 - 8:45 AM
The U.S. Justice Department has charged former Boeing chief technical pilot Mark Forkner with six counts of fraud.
Oct 11, 2021 - 10:13 AM
Embry-Riddle research finds that helicopter air ambulances have twice the fatal accident rate compared with all other forms of air transport.
tourist floatplane crash in Ketchikan
Oct 9, 2021 - 4:00 PM
NBAA's Safety Committee is focusing on three types of accidents.
Oct 7, 2021 - 9:00 AM
International Bizav Accidents: 10-year Review
Oct 4, 2021 - 10:59 AM
The NTSB is continuing its investigation into the fatal midair between a Robinson R22 and a Piper PA-28 at Arizona's Chandler Municipal Airport.
Oct 4, 2021 - 3:06 AM
The Pilatus PC-12, flying from Milan to Olbia with two pilots and six passengers on board, crashed into an office building a few minutes after takeoff.
Oct 1, 2021 - 8:30 AM
Preliminary and final accident reports, October 2021
Sep 30, 2021 - 12:11 PM
The NTSB found that the parking brake handle and the valve it controlled were in the set position in the crash of a Citation 560XL.