Category Accident Investigation Update


2014-10-29 Skyway Enterprises Shorts 360 impacted sea after take-off from Sint Maarten

Narrative About a minute after take-off in darkness from runway 28 at Princess Juliana intl Airport in Sint Maarten, the SH-360 twin engine propeller driven aircraft lost height and impacted water about three miles off shore. Rescue units in ships and boats only rescued one the co-pilot who was not alive any more. The other ...

2014-10-12 ACSA BAe Jetstream 31 destroyed in landing accident at Punta Cana

Narrative On landing runway 08 in darkness and normal weather conditions, the aircraft ran off the left side of the runway. The aircraft collided with bushes and trees ans apparently lost parts of its untercarriage until it came to a stop where it caught fire and burned to destruction. All on board were able to ...

2014-07-20 EgyptAir Boeing 737-800 in near miss event near Copenhagen

The Boeing 737 was on approach to Copenhagen under ATC control, when it encountered a near miss with a Cessna 172 lighttype flying at 4.00 feet. Lateral and vertical separation was less than 35 meters.


2014-02-16 Nepal Airlines DHC-6 Twin Otter crash final report out

Narrative The aircraft went missing in bad weather conditions when it flew into ground about half an hour after departure from Pokhara Airport. Apparently due to weather concerns, the pilots earlier considered to divert to Bhairawawa Airport, located about 50 NM southwest of Pokhara but failed to report any further position. The pilots made last ...

2012-06-02 Skywork Do-328 and Helicopter in near miss at Berne

Narrative Probable Cause The serious incident is attributable to the fact that aerodrome control gave take-off clearance to a commercial aircraft on runway 32 without ascertaining the position of the helicopter which the controller had cleared to depart at its own discretion shortly before. The result was that a hazardous convergence with a high risk ...

2014-09-06 Jubba Airways Fokker 50 in runway excursion at Mogadishu

Narrative On landing at Mogadishu Airport (apparently runway 05) the pilots reportedly lost control directional control of the aircraft or they expereinced a brake failure. The Fokker 50 went off to the right side of the runway where it ran into a ditch and collided with a concrete wall. The nose was crushed additinal damage ...

2014-04-14 Sun Express Germany Boeing 737-800 too close to terrain at Kayseri

The tourist laden Boeing 737-800 received multiple low-altitude and terrain collision alerts wile on approach to the airport from the east.


2014-07-14-17 Tripolis Airport attack, several civilian aircraft damaged or destroyed

Again after the attacks on Sunday 13th of July, the international airport of Tripolis became the target of rival militia groups who wants to take control of the airfield.


2014-08-23 Doren Air Congo Let 410 found crashed in eastern Congo

Narrative The aircraft took off from Bukavu-Kavuma Airport at 13:42 local to begin a mixed passenger/cargo flight with 4 people and 1500 kg freight on board to Kama in Maniema Province, a distance of 331 km. The last sign of life was received about 10 minutes after take-off when the pilot issued arouteine radio message ...

2013-09-22 Iberia A319 runway incursion with vehicle at Madrid

The A319 landed on runway 18L at Madrid-Barajas Airport which was occupied by an airport vehicle.

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