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Accidents & Incidents 11.01.10 – 11.13.10

Mon, Nov 29, 2010 — David Evans

Accidents & Incidents

Air Carrier (Part 121)

Date/Location

Aircraft/Reg.

Narrative

Casualties

Comments

9 Nov

Laredo TX

Boeing Aircraft Co-operated B787 Dreamliner

Reg: N787EX

Aircraft made an emergency landing after smoke was seen in the cabin due to electrical problems in the aft electronics bay which disabled the primary flight displays in the cockpit.

For a more detailed account, see Aviation Safety Journal, “Boeing’s New B787 Suffers Electrical Fire in Flight”

Nonfatal.

The 42 aboard evacuated via emergency slides.

Aircraft sustained minor damage.
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Air Taxi and On Demand (Part 135)

Date/Location

Aircraft/Reg.

Narrative

Casualties

Comments

3 Nov

North of Meeker

DENVER

Kauffman Well Service-operated Bell 206B

Reg:N8533F

Helicopter crashed apparently after clipping a power line.

1 Fatal

1 Serious

Helicopter was destroyed.

10 Nov

Dona Ana County NEW MEXICO

Texas Parks and Wildlife Dept.-operated Partenavia P.68 Observer

Reg: N44956

Aircraft crashed after encountering a strong downdraft in the mountainous region

3 Minor

Aircraft sustained substantial damage.

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General Aviation (Part 91)

Date/Location

Aircraft/Reg.

Narrative

Casualties

Comments

1 Nov

Prarie du Sac WI

Challenger II, Experimental

Reg:N448WM

Witnesses on the ground saw material loosen from both wings and fly off before the airplane crashed.

1 Fatal

Aircraft was destroyed.

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1 Nov

Chicago IL

Luscombe 8A

Reg:N71823

Aircraft veered to the right, then came down hard and landed in the grass adjacent to the runway.

1 Fatal

Aircraft was destroyed.

4 Nov

Fruitvale TX

Freddiemac Aviation LLC-operated Siai-Marchetti S.205/22R

Reg:N971WA

Aircraft made an emergency landing in a field due to engine problems.

1 Minor

Aircraft sustained substantial damage.

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5 Nov

WINCHESTER TENN

Glasair III

Reg: No data

Aircraft crashed under unknown circumstances.

2 Fatal

Aircraft was destroyed.

6 Nov

Fitchburg MA

North American AT-6F Texan

Reg:N164US

Aircraft landed short of the runway and crashed into a river.

1 Fatal

1 Serious

Aircraft sustained substantial damage.

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6 Nov

Stow MA

Ultralight – Airborne Classic

Reg:N582YA

Aircraft tried to return to the private airstrip due to engine problems on takeoff when it crashed in a wooded area

1 Minor

1 Serious

Aircraft sustained unknown damage.

10 Nov

Milford IA

Swearingen SX300

Reg: N3ZX

Aircraft crashed after what witnesses describe as engine problems.

1 Fatal

Aircraft was destroyed.

11 Nov

Palm Beach International FL

FIT Aviation-operated Piper PA-44-180 Seminole

Reg: N883FT

Aircraft crashed during takeoff and caught fire.

3 Fatal

1 Serious

Aircraft was destroyed.

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12 Nov

Copake NY

Mooney M20C

Reg: N5766Q

Aircraft crashed under unknown circumstances.

2 Fatal

Aircraft was destroyed.

Foreign Accidents (Part 129)

Date/Location

Aircraft/Reg.

Narrative

Casualties

Comments

2 Nov

Lubusz province

POLAND

Piper PA-46-350P Malibu Mirage

Reg:D-EXTA

Aircraft crashed into swampy meadow under unknown circumstances.

2 Fatal

Aircraft was destroyed.

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2 Nov

Pretoria

SOUTH AFRICA

Robinson R22

Reg:ZS-RNN

Helicopter crashed into a yard of a home under unknown circumstances.

2 Fatal

Helicopter was destroyed.

5 Nov

Karachi AFGHANISTAN

Jahangir Siddiqui Air-operated Beechcraft 1900

Reg: AP-BJD

Pilot had reported trouble with the engine shortly before crashing.

21 Fatal

Aircraft was destroyed.

5 Nov

GUASIMAL CUBA

AeroCaribbean-operated ATR-72 twin turboprop

Reg: No data

Aircraft crashed and burst into flames in a mountainous area after declaring an emergency and losing contact with air traffic controllers.

68 Fatal

Aircraft was destroyed.

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7 Nov

Kalavrita

GREECE

Normand Dube Aerocruiser 912

Reg:C-FQZR

Aircraft crashed under unknown circumstances

2 Serious

Aircraft sustained substantial damage.

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7 Nov

Solukhumbu

NEPAL

Solukhumbu-operated Aérospatiale AS 350B3 Ecureuil

Reg:9N-AIX

Helicopter crashed under unknown circumstances.

2 Fatal

Helicopter was destroyed.

9 Nov

Queensland

AUSTRALIA

Robinson R22 Beta

Reg: VH-TCG

Helicopter crashed under un known circumstances.

1 Fatal

Helicopter was destroyed.

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11 Nov

Tourrettes sur Loup

FRANCE

Union Aeronautique de la Cote d’Azur-operated Piper PA-28-161 Warrior II

Reg: F-GIBQ

Aircraft crashed under unknown circumstances.

3 Fatal

Aircraft as destroyed.

12 Nov

Ontario

CANADA

Merlin Nova Ultralight

Reg: C-IIQO

Aircraft appeared to stall and crashed into an open farmer’s field.

2 Fatal

Aircraft was destroyed.

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13 Nov

Valle del Cauca

COLOMBIA

ASESA-operated Bell 412

Reg: XA-ANI

Helicopter crashed under unknown circumstances.

2 Fatal

Helicopter was destroyed.

Military

Date/Location

Aircraft/Reg.

Narrative

Casualties

Comments

1 Nov

Calarasi

ROMANIA

Romanian Air Force-operated MIG-21UM Lancer B

Aircraft crashed shortly after taking off.

2 Fatal

Aircraft was destroyed.

2 Nov

Sakhalin Island

RUSSIA

Russian Border guards-operated Mil Mi-8MTV-1

Reg:RF-28532

Helicopter crashed under unknown circumstances.

4 Fatal

Helicopter was destroyed.

8 Nov

Kashmir

INDIA

Indian Air Force-operated Cheetah

Reg: No data

Helicopter crashed under unknown circumstances.

2 Serious

Helicopter sustained unknown damage.

10 Nov

Cd Frontera MEXICO

Fuerza Aerea Mexicana operated- Schweizer SA2-37B

Reg: FAM5053

Aircraft crashed under unknown circumstances.

2 Fatal

Aircraft was destroyed.

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11 Nov

Negev desert

ISRAEL

Israeli Air Force-operated F-16I

Reg: No data

Aircraft crashed under unknown circumstances

2 Fatal

Aircraft was destroyed.

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12 Nov

Jeonju

SOUTH KOREA

South Korean Air Force-operated RF-4C Phantom

Reg: No data

Aircraft crashed on training mission.

2 Fatal

Aircraft was destroyed.

All entries are preliminary and subject to confirmation/correction by formal accident reports.


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