Airbus welcomes the issuance of the Final Report by the French Investigation Authority Bureau d’Enquêtes et d’Analyses (BEA) today on the tragic loss of Air France flight AF 447 Rio-Paris on 1st June 2009. In support of the BEA investigation… Continue reading
Air Mobility Command Public Affairs 6/11/2012 – SCOTT AIR FORCE BASE, Ill. — Air Mobility Command released the results of its investigation into the Jan. 23, 2012, mishap involving a C-17A Globemaster III that landed at Forward Operating Base… Continue reading
OTTAWA – The final Flight Safety Investigation Report dealing with the April 18, 2008 CT-155 Hawk crash in Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan, is now available on the Air Force Directorate of Flight Safety website.
A Hawk training aircraft, crewed by a… Continue reading
1/12/2012 – LANGLEY AIR FORCE BASE, Va. (AFNS) — Dual engine failure during a functional check flight caused the crash of an A-10C Thunderbolt II Sept. 26, 2011, according to the Air Combat Command Accident Investigation Board report released Jan.… Continue reading
OTTAWA â€“ The â€œFrom the Investigatorâ€ (FTI) initial flight safety report for the November 17, 2010, crash of CF-18 aircraft number CF188789 near Cold Lake, Alberta, is available on the Air Force Directorate of Flight Safety website.
The Flight Safety… Continue reading
The Boeing Company wishes to extend its well wishes for a full and speedy recovery of those injured in today’s crash of an Omega Aerial Refueling 707-300 converted tanker. Boeing is sending an investigator to provide technical support to the… Continue reading
The Commission of the Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation which was set up to investigate the causes of the An-148-100 (side number 61708) fatal accident happened on March 5, 2011 in the area near Garbuzovo village… Continue reading
Tokyo â€“ The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced the aviation safety performance for 2010 showing that the yearâ€™s accident rate for Western-built jet aircraft as the lowest in aviation history.Â
The 2010 global accident rate (measured in hull losses… Continue reading
HURLBURT FIELD, Fla. (AFNS)Â –Â Air Force Special Operations Command officials released the results of their investigation into theÂ CV-22 Osprey accident April 9, near Qalat, Afghanistan, that killed four people and injured 16 of the 20 onboard.
The pilot, flight engineer,… Continue reading
9/2/2010Â -Â LANGLEY AIR FORCE BASE, Va.Â –Â Human error caused an A-10C Thunderbolt IIÂ aircraft to depart the runway during an aborted takeoff May 10 at Moody Air Force Base, Ga., according to an Air Combat Command Accident Investigation Board report released… Continue reading