Aviation Accident and Incident Information

Databases (return to top)

ASASA Digital Library (more information)
NTSB Accident Database and Synopses (more information)
FAA Preliminary Accident and Incident Data (more information)
U.S. Department of Transportation Special Collections (more information)
AOPA Air Safety Institute's Accident Database (more information)
Aviation Safety Network (ASN) (more information)
FAA Accident/Incident Data System (AIDS) (more information)
Aviation Safety Reporting System (ASRS) Database (more information)
Transport Canada Civil Aviation Daily Occurrence Reporting System (CADORS) (more information)
PlaneCrashInfo.com (more information)
AirSafe.com (more information)
SafeSkies (more information)
United States Powered Paragliding Association (more information)

Accident Reports (return to top)

United States: National Transportation Safety Board (more information)

United States: Department of Transportation Special Collections (more information)

Australia: Australian Transport Safety Bureau (more information)

Canada: Transportation Safety Board of Canada (more information)

Czech Republic: Air Accidents Investigation Institute (Ústav pro odborné zjišťování příčin leteckých nehod) (more information)

Finland: Accident Investigation Board of Finland (Onnettomuustutkintakeskus) (more information)

Germany: Federal Bureau of Aircraft Accident Investigation (Bundesstelle für Flugunfalluntersuchung) (more information)

Hong Kong: Accident Investigation Division (more information)

Hungary: Transportation Safety Bureau (Közlekedésbiztonsági Szervezetet) (more information)

India: Directorate General of Civil Aviation (more information)

Indonesia: National Transportation Safety Committee (more information)

Ireland: Air Accident Investigation Unit (more information)

Italy: Air Safety Board (Agenzia nazionale per la sicurezza del volo) (more information)

Japan: Japan Transport Safety Board (more information)

Maldives: Accident Investigation Coordination Committee (more information)

The Netherlands: Dutch Safety Board (De Onderzoeksraad Voor Veiligheid) (more information)

New Zealand: Civil Aviation Authority of New Zealand (more information)

New Zealand: Transport Accident Investigation Commission (more information)

Norway: Accident Investigation Board Norway (Statens Havarikommisjon for Transport) (more information)

Portugal: Gabinete de Prevenção e Investigação de Acidentes com Aeronaves (more information)

Singapore: Air Accident Investigation Bureau of Singapore (more information)

South Africa: South African Civil Aviation Authority (more information)

Sri Lanka: Civil Aviation Authority of Sri Lanka (more information)

Sweden: Swedish Accident Investigation Board (more information)

Switzerland: Aircraft Accident Investigation Bureau (more information)

Taiwan: Aviation Safety Council (more information)

United Kingdom: Air Accidents Investigation Branch (more information)

United States: see above

Statistics (return to top)

Business Aviation

Business Aviation Safety Brief: This annual publication provides a summary of global accident statistics in business aviation for a 5-year period. From the International Business Aviation Council.

Commercial Jets

Statistical Summary of Commercial Jet Airplane Accidents. Worldwide Operations. 1959-2014 (from Boeing)

General Aviation

General Aviation Statistical Databook and Industry Outlook: This annual publication includes statistics on general aviation accidents (number of accidents and hours flown) back to 1938. From the General Aviation Manufacturers Association.

Joseph T. Nall Report: An annual review of general aviation aircraft accidents from the AOPA Air Safety Institute

Helicopters

Safety trends and accident statistics from Helicopter Association International

Specific Countries and Regions

Australia: Australian Transport Safety Bureau

Canada: Transportation Safety Board of Canada

Europe: European Aviation Safety Agency's Annual Safety Review

Indonesia: National Transportation Safety Committee: Select "Statistics" from the left-hand menu.

United States: NTSB aviation accident statistics

Other Sources for Accident Information (return to top)

AOPA Safety Publications (more information)

Weather-Related Aviation Accident Study 2003-2007 (more information)

SKYbrary (more information)

The Aviation Herald (more information)

Cockpit Voice Recorder Database

Jet Airliner Crash Data Evaluation Centre (more information)

Photographs of Aviation Accidents (return to top)

Aviation Safety and Security Archives (more information)

PlaneCrashInfo.com (more information)

Bureau of Aircraft Accidents Archives (formerly Aircraft Crashes Record Office) (more information)

Airliners.net (more information)

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