Accidents

Antonov-26 transport plane crashed in Syria, 39 killed

A Russian Antonov-26 transport military plane has crashed in Syria killing 33 passengers and six crew members, the defence ministry says. All of them were...

Serve Air Cargo (D R Congo) Boeing 737F makes runway excursion after landing at Lubumbashi

A Serve Air Cargo Boeing 737-300F (presumably 9S-ASG built in 1989) ran off the side of runway 07 whilst landing at Lubumbashi International Airport...

Aseman Airlines ATR-72 crashes in Iran: 66 dead

An Iranian commercial plane crashed on Sunday in a foggy, mountainous region of southern Iran, killing all 66 people on board, state media reported. An...

Mexico helicopter crash killing at least 14 on ground

A military helicopter carrying top Mexican officials has crashed while assessing damage from a powerful earthquake, killing at least 14 people including a baby...

Airside vehicle crash at London Heathrow airport, worker dies

Two drivers were involved in the crash on the taxiway just after 06:00 GMT. At least 20 British Airways flights have been delayed by the...

Light sports aircraft crashes near Stokrooie, Hasselt

This afternoon, a light sports aircraft en route to Zwartberg airport, Genk, has crashed near Stokrooie, Hasselt. The aircraft took off at Kortrijk-Wevelgem airport....

Black box recovered from site of Saratov Airlines plane crash near Moscow

Black box recovered from site of plane crash near Moscow The crash might have been caused by weather conditions, human error or technical failure, according...

Saratov Airlines An-148 crashes shortly after take-off from Moscow Domodedovo: 71 feared dead

A Russian Saratov Airlines Antonov An-148 has crashed 80 km southeast of Moscow, Interfax news agency reports A Russian Saratov Airlines passenger plane has crashed...

First footage of Saratov Airlines An-148 crash site near village of Argunovo #6W703

Saratov Airlines flight #6W703 from Moscow to Orsk is missing according to reports in media BREAKING First footage of Saratov Airlines An-148 crash site near...

Helicopter crash in Grand Canyon: Three die and four others injured

Three people died when the Papillon Airways EC-130 vessel crashed at approximately 5:20 p.m. (7:20 p.m. ET) The helicopter had been carrying a pilot and...

Korean Air Force plane crashed at Singapore Changi Airport – one runway was closed

The Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore (CAAS) said that at 1.24pm, an aircraft (KAI T-50 Golden Eagle) from the Black Eagles aerobatic team from...

Two helicopters have collided South of France; at least five dead

Two helicopters of the French army have collided close to Carcès Lake, South of France. At least five people have died in the accident. The...

Military aircraft crashes in Shuyang (Guizhou), China – 43 dead

A Chinese military aircraft crashed outside Zunyi Airport, Guizhou, China during a training flight, the Chinese Air Force has confirmed. The plane, thought to be...

Mi-17 helicopter crash in Colombia kills ten

Crash of helicopter Mi-17 in Colombia ten people killed Ten people were killed when a Colombian army helicopter crashed near the town of Segovia, in...

Airplane crash leaves seven injured in Mozambique

A private plane with eight people on board was traveling to Vilankulos-Kruger Park, South Africa and crashed on Tuesday morning without causing human casualties...

2017 is the safest year on record for commercial aviation and President Trump is taking credit for it

The year 2017 turned out to be the safest year ever for commercial aviation, website Aviation Safety Network reported. In a recent tweet, however,...

Nature Air plane crash killed 12 in Costa Rica

Cessna 208B Grand Caravan operated by Costa Rica's Nature Air has crashed in Guanacaste province in northwestern Costa Rica. 10 American passengers and two Costa...

2017 to be safest year in aviation history, at the moment of writing (31dec)

The year 2017 turned out to be the safest year ever for commercial aviation, Aviation Safety Network data show. Over the year 2017 the Aviation...

Naryan-Mar JSC Antonov An-2 crash in the Nenets Automonous Okrug

An Antonov An-2 turboprop aircraft (RA-01460) operated by Naryan-Mar JSC and built in 1988 has crashed in the Nenets Automonous Okrug*. The aircraft made...

A fire in the cabin of a Qatar Airways A321 completely destroys aircraft

A fire broke out in the cabin of a Qatar Airways Airbus A321 (A7-AIB) undergoing maintenance works at a remote stand at Doha-Hamad Airport. There...