Flight Instructor Learns Valuable Lesson About Flying with a New Student

Student experiences a first flight to remember.
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Details Emerge on Citation V Crash in Oregon

Pilot climbed through his assigned altitude before losing contact with ATC.
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Unqualified Pilots—But Not Disqualified

Several colleagues knew this pilot’s limitations.
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Terror at 25,000 Feet

Losing the windshield—then losing the engine
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Hot Stove

How close do you need to get to an accident?
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FAA Regulation or Industry Inspiration?

More training could improve the accident rate. But must it be mandated?
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Flying an Imperfect Game

A pilot falls for an Icon with fatal results.
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Navy Orders One-day Stand-down Following Two Accidents

Order came just days after the service reported an accident-free FY2020.
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Experts Begin Process of Determining Probable Cause in TBM Accident

Pilot made no distress call after claiming everything on the aircraft was fine.
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NTSB Points to Alcohol-Impaired Pilot as the Cause of Alaska Accident

Student pilot onboard was also drunk.
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Clarity in Communication

Uncertainty makes for an accident waiting to happen.
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Failure to Go Around Leads to Runway Excursion

A post-crash tragedy was narrowly averted.
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Hercules Tanker and F-35 Crews Safe After Mid-Air During Refueling

The KC-130J landed with two engines down, props impacted.
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Unknown Fuel System Problem Leads to Unfortunate Ending

If you don’t know where it went, is it really gone?
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Details Emerge on Breakup of a New Zealand Van’s RV-7

Aircraft structure failed after pilot exceeded the aircraft’s never-exceed speed.
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Bryant’s Helicopter Operator Sues FAA Air Traffic Controllers

Suit details extenuating circumstances that might have distracted the pilot.
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Atlas Air Pilot Likely Reacted to Somatogravic Illusion

Captain was cited for failing to supervise flight.
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Aftermath: Mountain, Cloud, Highway

There are so many ways for this recipe to go wrong.
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NTSB Reports Don’t Always Tell the Entire Story

Falcon 50 accident appears to have been an illegal charter flight.
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NTSB Cites Poor Safety Culture in Air Ambulance Accident

Board also called the FAA a contributing factor.
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