Accidents/NTSB

ECi Cylinder AD Takes Effect Sept. 15 »

The FAA has issued its final rule on the controversial airworthiness directive that will require the replacement of cylinders on 6,200 high-displacement Continental engines. It takes effect on Sept. 15. More

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12 Die In Twin Crashes »

A total of 12 people died in two separate crashes of light twins over last few days. A Beech Baron crashed at Shannon Airport in Fredericksburg, Virginia, at... More

Should The FAA Slap More... »

Maybe, but the accident record doesn't make a very good case for it. More

Bugatti Builder Killed In... »

The builder of a replica of the Bugatti 100p racing plane was killed in the crash of the aircraft in Oklahoma on Saturday. NewsOn6 reported Scotty Wilson, of... More

Why Johnny Can't Fly »

Inflight loss of control leads the accident-cause statistics. To help avoid it, learn from the mistakes of others. More

Balloon Crash: A Big Hole... »

The NTSB has said as much. But it may have missed identifying a loophole this tragic crash has highlighted. More

NTSB: Balloon Likely Hit... »

The NTSB said Sunday that the hot air balloon that crashed in Texas early Saturday killing 16 people likely hit power lines before the balloon's basket... More