News about significant aircraft accidents and information from accident reports.

Aug 8, 2022 - 11:44 AM
The fatal July 17 midair collision between a Cessna 172 and Piper PA-46 JetProp occurred as both aircraft were on short final for Runway 30R.
Pentastar Aviation
Aug 1, 2022 - 11:21 AM
Pentastar Aviation has notched two important safety program designations.
Jul 30, 2022 - 1:02 AM
Acting FAA Administrator Nolen stressed the role of data analysis in improving aviation safety.
Jul 22, 2022 - 11:39 AM
For business aircraft pilots, the best tactic to surviving a wake turbulence encounter is to avoid it altogether.
Jul 20, 2022 - 5:21 AM
The Sikorsky SB>1 Defiant and S-97 Raider helicopters would bring new rotorcraft technology to NATO member countries.
Jul 14, 2022 - 10:00 AM
The ICAO Global Aviation Safety Plan sets a goal of reaching zero accidents by 2030.
ZeroAvia Piper M-series Hydrogen Testbed
Jul 11, 2022 - 4:22 PM
An April 2021 accident stemmed from ZeroAvia’s flight-test team failing to review the risk assessment following loss of propulsion on previous flights.
Jul 8, 2022 - 10:44 AM
Zero fatalities from U.S. bizjet accidents in first half
Passengers on the right wing and in the slide/rafts prior to arrival of the ferries.
Jul 5, 2022 - 9:00 AM
Simply hoping an aircraft ditching will not happen to you is no way to prepare for a successful outcome.
Jul 5, 2022 - 8:23 AM
Preliminary and final accident reports, July 2022