Category Accident Investigation Update

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Aug

2018-08-10 Alaska Horizon DHC-8 stolen and crashed at Ketron Island

The DHC-8-400 was seized by a single person took-off without authorization from Seattle SeaTac Airport before it crashed at Ketron Island. The sole occupant lost his life.

4
Jun

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.

18
Mai

2018-05-18 Cubana | Global Air Boeing 737-200 crashed near Havana Airport

The Boeing 737 lost height and crashed soon after departure from Havana carrying 113 people. Only one of them has survived.

17
Apr

2018-04-19 Southwest B737-700 uncontained engine failure Philadelphia

About 20 minutes after departure the left engine experienced an uncontained failure resulting in a cabin decompression. The pilots were able to make an emergency single-engine landing at Philadelphia. One passenger did not survive.

12
Mrz

2018-03-12 US Bangla DHC-8-400 crashed on landing Kathmandu

vc_row]The DHC-8 crashed on approach to Kathmandu Airport following confusion over the landing runway between pilots and the tower controller. 51 of 71 on board did not survive.

19
Feb

2018-02-18 Iran Aseman ATR-72 flew into terrain near Yasuj

The ATR-72 was reported missing on approach to Yasuj Airport. Later the wreckage was found on Dena Mountain. There were no survivors.

14
Dez

2017-12-13 WestWind ATR-42 crashed after take-off Fond Du Lac

The ATR-42 aircraft crashed shortly after take-off from Fond Du Lac, Canada with 25 on board. All but one on board survived the accident.

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.

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