Category Accident Investigation Update

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Okt

2017-03-07 Westjet Airlines Boeing 737-800 too low near Sint Maarten

The 737 flew very low above the sea on final approach to Sint Maarten Island until a go-around was initiated. The flight made a safe landing 45 min later.

4
Okt

2017-09-30 Air France Airbus A380 engine cowl separation over Canada

During cruiseflight over NE-Canada, the A380 experienced severe damage to its engine #4 forcing the pilots to make a emergency landing at Goose Bay.

21
Aug

2015-09-05 Ceiba 737-800 mid-air collision with HS-125 Jet over Senegal

The aircraft was involved in a mid-air collision with a Corporate Jet over Senegal. While the 737 landed safely, the latter aircraft later crashed in sea killing all seven on board.

18
Jul

2017-07-18 Smartwings Airbus A320 runway excursion at Bourgas

The A320 ran off the landing runway at Bourgas Airport in heavy rain coming to rest with all gear off the runway. All on board remained unhurt.

11
Jul

2017-07-07 Air Canada A320 lined-up on taxiway on approach to San Francicso

The Airbus A320 was forced to make a late go-around on final approach to San Francisco Intl Airport after it lined-up on a parallel taxiway occupied by other aircraft at the time.

18
Mai

2016-12-16 EVA Air B777 flew astray and close to terrain east of Los Angeles

After departure from LAX International Airport, the Boeing 777 turned onto a wrong heading bringing it close to rising terrain and to another aircraft before the situation could be resolved.

5
Mai

2017-05-05 Air Cargo Carriers SH330 crashed at Charleston Yeager Airport

The cargo aircraft crashed on landing and ran off the runway at Charleston-Yeager Aiport leaving both crewmembers dead.

29
Apr

2017-04-29 Aerogaviota AN-26 crashed into mountains near San Cristobal

The aircraft crashed in mountaineous area north of San Cristobal. None of the eight persons on board survived the accident.

19
Apr

2016-03-09 True Aviation Antonov An-26 crashed into sea off Cox’s Bazar

Three of four crewmembers lost their lives when an Antonov An-26 cargo aircraft crashed into sea after take-off from Cox’s Bazar. Three of four crewmembers died.

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Mrz

2017-03-20 South Supreme Antonov An-26 crashed on landing at Wau

On landing Wau Airport, South Sudan, the aircraft caught fire and burnt to destruction on the runway. All 45 on board reportedly survived, 18 needed medical treatment.

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