Category Accident Investigation Update

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Sep

2018-09-01 UTair B737-800 overran runway at Sochi

UTair flight went beyond the end of the runway at Sochi-Adler Intl Airport and fell into a drainage ditch. There were a number of injuries among the 170 on board. The aircraft was damaged beyond repair.

11
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.

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