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20 April 2018

Final report: misunderstanding of conditional clearance causes runway collision at Medan, Indonesia

20 April 2018

An NTSC final report concluded that misunderstanding of conditional clearance caused the August 2017 runway collision between an ATR 72-500 and a Boeing 737-900 at Medan, Indonesia.

Final report: Let L-410 stalled after descending below runway level on finals to Lukla, Nepal

19 April 2018

A final report by Nepalese authorities showed that a Let L-410 stalled and crashed in May 2017, after descending below runway level while on finals to Lukla’s mountain airport in Nepal

FAA to publish AD to require CFM56-7B engine inspections after uncontained failure on Southwest 1380

19 April 2018

The FAA issued a statement, saying it is planning an AD to be published in the wake of the Southwest Boeing 737 uncontained engine failure accident on April 17.

Final report: Boeing 787, Airbus A380 wing clip incident at Singapore-Changi Airport

18 April 2018

A TSIB report detailed how a Boeing 787 clipped a wing of an Airbus A380 at Singapore-Changi Airport when the 787 followed the greens while the controller intended another taxi route

Nigeria cites poor CRM in fatal EMB-120 accident at Lagos; aircraft lost power and stalled on takeoff

18 April 2018

AIB Nigeria released a report on the October 2013 fatal EMB-120 accident at Lagos; the aircraft lost engine power and stalled on takeoff.

Southwest Airlines Boeing 737-700 suffers uncontained engine failure, broken window at FL320

17 April 2018

A Southwest Airlines Boeing 737-700 en route from New York to Dallas suffered an uncontained engine failure and a broken window at FL320.

Thai Boeing 747-400 descends below MDA over terrain during approach to Haneda Airport

17 April 2018

A Thai Boeing 747-400 descended below MDA to 170 m over terrain during a night time approach to Tokyo-Haneda Airport, Japan

Cessna 550 Citation Bravo hits Challenger 605 jet while taxiing on the ramp at Winnipeg Airport, Canada

16 April 2018

A Cessna 550 Citation Bravo hit and damaged a Challenger 605 jet while taxiing on the ramp at Winnipeg Airport, Canada.

Pilot killed in Cessna 525 CitationJet accident near Crozet, Virginia, USA

16 April 2018

The pilot of a Cessna 525 CitationJet was killed when the aircraft hit terrain near Crozet, Virginia, USA.

AAIC Nepal: US-Bangla Dash 8 in Kathmandu crash touched down long, went off the side of the runway

15 April 2018

A preliminary report by the Aircraft Accidents Investigation Commission of Nepal detailed the accident sequence of the US-Bangla Dash 8 that crashed at Kathmandu.