Accidents

Poland presents its own report on the Tu-154 Smolensk crash in which the President was killed. It is very different from the official Russian one

THE REPUBLIC OF POLAND COMMITTEE FOR THE RE-INVESTIGATION OF THE TU-154M CRASH IN SMOLENSK, RUSSIA ANNOUNCEMENT The Committee for Re-Investigation of the Aircraft Accident at the Ministry...

Two people died in a plane crash near Daytona Beach

Two people have died in a plane crash near Daytona Beach, the Volusia County Sheriff’s Office confirmed. The crash was reported by a witness about...

Bombardier statement about Q400 aircraft accident in Nepal

Everyone at Bombardier is saddened by the tragic event involving the Q400 aircraft. We extend our sympathies to the families of those whose lives...

Liberty Helicopters Eurocopter AS350 has crashed in NY’s East River; five passengers died

A Liberty Helicopters Eurocopter AS350 chopper that had been chartered for a private photo shoot, has crashed in New York's East River after an...

Private Turkish plane crashes in Southwestern Iran: 11 dead

Iranian state TV reported citing aviation official that the crashed aircraft, a Bombardier Challenger 600 (reg.TC-TRB), was heading from the city of Sharjah in...

The end of the mystery around the disappearance of aviation pioneer Amelia Earhart in 1937

It is a mystery that researchers and aviation buffs have been trying to solve for decades: what happened to this American woman who was...

Russia Border Guard Mi-8 helicopter crashes in Chechnya

A Mil Mi-8 multipurpose helicopter crashed in Russia’s North Caucasus republic of Chechnya, a spokesman for the local emergencies services told TASS on Wednesday....

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...