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28 April 2020

Report: Canadian King Air pilots lost control after ADI malfunction

28 April 2020

The pilots of a Canadian Beech King Air lost control due to a malfunction of both attitude indicators; one failed during preflight, the other failed during a descent in IMC.

AAIB: Biocide overdose in fuel after maintenance caused serious engine issues on Airbus A321

21 April 2020

An overdose of biocide, added to the aircraft’s fuel after maintenance, caused serious engine issues during a repositioning flight of an Airbus A321 from London-Gatwick Airport, according to an interim AAIB report.

Report: Emirates Airbus A380 descended below glideslope to 400 feet on approach to Moscow

20 April 2020

An Emirates Airbus A380 descended below the glideslope to 400 feet on approach to Moscow, when the pilot mistakenly thought the aircraft was above the glideslope, according to a newly released report.

NTSB: Continued visual flight in IMC caused fatal Cessna 208B accident in Alaska mountains

19 April 2020

Continued visual flight in IMC caused a Cessna 208B Grand Caravan to impact a mountain near Chignik, Alaska, according to a newly released NTSB report.

Report: Airbus A330 clipped Boeing 777-300 during taxi at Frankfurt Airport, Germany

5 April 2020

An A330 taxiing at Frankfurt Airport, Germany, clipped a Boeing 777-300 that was holding 30 m short of the stop bar on a taxiway, according to the German final report on the November 2019 accident.

Preliminary report: Thai Airbus A350 descended below glideslope at Frankfurt

31 March 2020

A Thai Airbus A350 descended below the glideslope at Frankfurt Airport, to 200 m altitude at 12 km from the runway, according to a German preliminary report into the January 2020 incident.

IAI Westwind jet crashes on takeoff from Manila Airport, Philippines

29 March 2020

All eight occupants of an IAI Westwind ambulance jet were killed when the aircraft crashed on takeoff from Manila Airport, Philippines.

Report: Crew could not cope with erratic airspeed indication in Turkish Challenger 604 crash in Iran

23 March 2020

The crew of a Turkish Challenger 604 could not cope with an erratic airspeed indication, causing the aircraft to stall and crash in Iran in 2018, the newly released Iranian report shows.

FAA issues emergency AD following Vietnam Airlines A321 uncontained IAE V2533 engine failure

22 March 2020

The U.S. FAA issued an emergency airworthiness directive following a recent Vietnam Airlines A321 uncontained IAE V2533 engine failure on takeoff.

Report: Loss of Australian Cessna 208B on ferry flight likely due to pilot suffering from hypoxia

21 March 2020

An Australian Cessna 208B on ferry flight crashed into the sea off Japan due to pilot incapacitation, likely due to hypoxia, according to the newly released ATSB report into the September 2018 accident.