|01.05.2013*/US/ CA/ Oakland/ Metropolitan Oakland International Airport (KOAK) - A Cessna 421A Golden Eagle plane (N216WA) experienced a nose gear-up landing.
*/US/ KS/ Douglas County - A Kolb Mark 3X experimental plane (N125KP) crashed on takeoff injuring seriously the pilot.
*/US/ OH/ Johnston/ Denman Airport - a Van's RV-8 plane (N81610) flipped over on landing.
*/US/ NJ/ Newark/ Liberty International Airport - Two aircrafts taxing for takeoff collided at the airport. An ExpressJet Airlines Embraer 145, performing flight UAL4226, was struck in the tail by a SAS Airbus A-330 causing substantial damage to both aircraft. No injuries or fatalities were reported for either aircraft.
02.05.2013*/US/ PA/ Brogue/ Baublitz Commercial Airport (9W8) - A training Piper PA-28-140 Cherokee Cruiser plane (N33677) crashed shortly after takeoff injuring 2.
*/Canada/ BC/ Chilliwack/ Fairfield Island - The single-engine small plane crashed into a Fairfield Island farmer's field.
*/Mexico/ Sonora Township/ San Luis Rio Colorado - A Piper PA-28 plane (XB-KXX) experienced a loss of power and force landed in desert terrain sustaining substantial damage.
03.05.2013*/Austria/ Tirol/ Innsbruck-Kranebitten Airport (LOWI) - A Grob G102 Astir CS Jeans glider (D-9113) crashed on takeoff injuring the pilot.
|U.S. military plane crashes in Kyrgyzstan
03.05.2013/ 08:55 UTC
Kyrgyzstan/ Chuysky region/ between Chorgolu and Cholok-Aryk villages
A US Air Force KC-135R Stratotanker airplane (38877), belonged to U.S. 376-th Air Expeditionary Wing, left Bishkek-Manas Airport at 14:30 LT for a routine flight over Kyrgyzstan. While flying at cruising altitude about 200 km west of Bishkek, the aircraft lost altitude and crashed at 14:55 LT in a mountainous area, near the village of Chorgolu, close to border between Kyrgyzstan and Kazakhstan. All three occupants were killed. The debris from the crash was scattered over an area of about a kilometer radius. One resident said the plane exploded in flight.
|04.05.2013*/Germany/ Bohmte-Bad Essen Airfield (EDXD) - AB Sportine Aviacija LAK-19 glider (D-0919) crashed shortly after takeoff killing the pilot.
*/US/ CA/ Fontana/ Duncan Canyon Road - An ultralight aircraft crashed on landing injuring slightly the pilot.
*/US/ AZ/ Somerton - A cropduster crashed. No injuries.
05.05.2013*/US/ MN/ South of Easton - An aerobatic experimental Steen Skybolt aircraft (N7KE) crashed killing the pilot.
*/Spain/ Madrid-Cuatro Vientos Airport (LECU) - A Hispano HA-200D Saeta airplane (EC-DXR) crashed into a hangar and exploded killing the pilot.
*/US/ MO/ Lamar/ North of Lamar Municipal Airport (KLLU) - A training Piper Pawnee plane crashed killing the pilot.
*/US/ AK/ Juneau/ Juneau International Airport (PAJN) - A Maule M-5-210C Strata Rocket plane (N378X) crashed on takeoff. No injuries.
*/Malaysia/ TUDM Subang Jaya AFB - An Aerospatiale AS 365N2 Dauphin 2 helicopter made a hard landing due to strong crosswinds and landed on its side.
*/Iran/ Kerman International Airport (OIKK) - A Diamond DA-40D Diamond Star TDI plane (EP-BTA) crashed on landing.
*/Netherlands/ Grootegast/ Munnekeweg - A Tecnam P92-JS Echo plane (PH-TES) made a forced landing in a pasture and it was damaged.
*/Germany/ EDTU Bad Saulgau - A Flight Design CT plane (D-MOLG) crashed during takeoff injuring seriously the pilot.
06.05.2013*/US/ AZ/ Cottonwood/ Cottonwood Airport (P52) - A Piper PA-28-161 Warrior II plane (N47717) landed on a perimeter road instead of the runway. The aircraft sustained substantial damage and the sole pilot onboard received serious injuries.
*/Niger/ Dargol village - Nigerian Air Force Dassault/Dornier Alpha Jet E crashed killing the 2 pilots.
|Helicopter Carrying 9 People Crashes in Siberia
06.05.2013/ 05:00 UTC
Russia/ Siberia/ Katangsky district/ Preobrazhenka
Angara Airlines Mi-8 helicopter (RA-24410) carrying nine people and tons of explosives crashed in Siberia’s Irkutsk Region on Monday, the Emergencies Ministry said.
The helicopter was on a mission to monitor the flood situation in the area, and was carrying 1.9 tons of explosives with which to blast ice dams in the river. It is feared that no one survived the crash.
Stanislav Omelyanchik, acting head of the regional branch of the Emergencies Ministry, was one of the people on board the helicopter.
|07.05.2013*/Philippines/ Northern Samar/ Laoang -A Sud Aviation SE 3130 Alouette II helicopter (RP-C7788) crashed on takeoff injuring 3 occupants.
*/New Zealand/ Auckland Harbour - A CH KC518 Adventourer helicopter (ZK-ICM) ditched into the waters of Auckland Harbour, due to an engine malfunction. Both occupants received minor injuries.
*/Venezuela/ San Paulo de Carimagua - A Cessna 207A Stationair 8 plane (YV2879) crash landed in a wooded area.
*/US/ CO/ South of La Junta - A Bell 206L-1 LongRanger II helicopter (N20Z) made a forced landing. The helicopter sustained substantial damage and the 3 occupants onboard received minor injuries.
08.05.2013*/Brazil/ RJ/ Rio de Janeiro-Morro da Urca Heliport (SDHU) - A Helibras HB-350B Esquilo helicopter (PP-EIH) crashed on landing. Two occupants suffered minor injuries.
*/Indonesia/ Wamena Airport (WMX) - Nusantara Air Charter British Aerospace BAe-146-200QT plane (PK-JKC) was damaged beyond repair in a ground fire. One person was injured.
*/US/ AK/ Nenana - A Cessna 150 plane made a forced landing in a marsh area. No injuries.
*/Germany/ Uelzen Airport (EDVU) - A Globe GC-1B Swift plane was damaged in gear-up landing.
09.05.2013*/US/ MN/ West of Thief River Falls - A Cessna 172M Skyhawk plane (N1820V) clipped power lines and came to rest in a field inverted. No injuries.
*/Iran/ Payam Airport - Karaj (OIIP) - A training Piper PA-28-161 Warrior II plane (EP-VHH) crashed on landing due to sudden change of wind direction and down draft. Both occupants were slightly injured.
*/Croatia/ Medulin - A Cessna 182H Skylane plane (HA-CSR) crashed on approach due to an engine failure.
*/Afghanistan/ Helmand province/ Musa Kala district - An USAF unmanned surveillance plane crashed.
*/Brazil/ SP/ Parque Ecologico do Tiete - A training Robinson R22 Beta helicopter (PT-HPK) crashed.
*/Brazil/ MS/ Campo Grande/ Santa Maria Airfield (SSKG) - A Cessna 210N Centurion plane (PT-WDI) crashed on approach injuring the 2 occupants.
*/Nigeria/ Port Harcourt NAF Base (PHG) - Nigerian Air Force Mi-24B combat helicopter crashed on landing and burst into flames. No injuries.
*/US/ NC/ Selma - A training Piper J3C-65 plane (N21609) clipped power lines during an emergency landing. The aircraft came to rest inverted, sustaining substantial damage. Both occupants received serious injuries.
10.05.2013*/US/ NM/ Taos/ near Taos Regional Airport (KSKX) - A Zenair Zenith CH-250 plane (N250ZP) crashed shortly after takeoff. The sole pilot onboard received minor injuries.
11.05.2013*/Brazil RS/ Santa Vitoria - A Cessna 210 Centurion plane was rammed by police vehicle while trying to takeoff for drug smuggling.
*/Indonesia/ Lampung/ Mesuji regency/ North Rawajitu - An agricultural Pacific Aerospace Fletcher FU24-950 plane (PK-PNC) crashed killing the pilot.
*/US/ VA/ Charlottesville/ Charlottesville-Albemarle Airport (KCHO) - A training Piper PA-24-250 Comanche plane (N7444P) experienced a landing gear collapse upon landing.
*/Italy/ Piana Crixia - A military Alenia Aermacchi M-346 Master jet (CMX617) crashed 20 min after takeoff. The test pilot ejected safely.
13.05.2013*/US/ OR/ McMinnville/ McMinnville Municipal Airport (KMMV) - A Learjet 35A plane (N22MS) experienced a runway overrun upon landing.
14.05.2013*/China/ Xiajin county/ Dezhou city - Hubei Yinyan General Aviation Bell-206 helicopter have been hijacked. Fate of the pilot, occupants and helicopter is unknown. Some reports claim this to be the result of a dispute in the aviation industry.
15.05.2013*/US/ NV/ Carson City/ Spooner Summit area - A Cessna-182 plane made a forced landing in a mountainous terrain. No injuries.
*/US/ WY/ Pine Bluffs/ Pine Bluffs Municipal Airport (82V) - A training Cessna T188C AGhusky plane (N2167J) impacted terrain during a practice session of touch-and-go landings. No injuries.
*/Germany/ near Kempten-Durach Airfield (EDMK) - A Cessna F172P (D-EOTW) crashed following a mid-air collision with a HOAC DV20 Katana plane. The Cessna crashed out of control, killing both occupants. The Katana pilot managed to carry out an emergency landing in a field. Both occupants suffered minor injuries.
*/Mexico/ 3,5 km from Monterrey (MMAD) - A Piper PA-28-180 Cherokee Archer plane (XB-KCD) crashed into the roof of a warehouse, shortly after takeoff. All four occupants sustained minor injuries.
*/US/ CA/ Glenn County/ Butte City - A crop-duster crashed in a field injuring the pilot.
16.05.2013*/US/ WA/ Lynden - A single-engine Tiger Moth 80 biplane (N928VS) crashed near a major street. The pilot walked away from the wreckage with only minor injuries.
*/Myanmar/ Mong Hsat Airport (MOG) - Myanma Airways Xian MA60 passenger plane (XY-AIQ) sustained damage in a runway excursion accident. There were 55 persons on board, 2 of them were injured.
*/Jordan/ near Mafraq-King Hussein Air Base (OJMF) - A military Slingsby T.67M-200 Firefly jet crashed killing both occupants.
|Nepal plane crash injures 21
16.05.2013/ 02:48 UTC
Nepal/ Jomsom Airport (JMO)
A Nepal Airlines de Havilland Canada DHC-6 Twin Otter 300 passenger plane (9N-ABO) crashed while trying to land at a mountain airstrip in northern Nepal early Thursday, and all 21 people including nine Japanese tourists on board survived with injuries, police said. Four of them are in critical condition.
The aircraft was trying to land at Jomsom airport, some 200 kilometers (125 miles) northwest of the capital Katmandu, when it crashed on the banks of Kaligandaki river.
The injured were rushed to the local hospital, and those with serious injuries are being airlifted to nearby Pokhara town for treatment.
|18.05.2013*/US/ MI/ near Fremont Municipal Airport - A single engine Cessna plane crashed.
*/US/ NJ/ Newark-Liberty International Airport (EWR) - US Airways Express de Havilland Canada DHC-8-102 Dash 8 plane (N934HA) made a belly landing.
*/Canada/ QC/ Lavaltrie - An ultralight aircraft crashed killing the pilot.
*/Brazil/ SP/ Campo de Marte Airport (SBMT) - A Cessna 500 Citation plane (PT-LPZ) scidded off the runway on landing.
*/Lithuania/ Pociunai Airfield (EYPR) - A Rolladen-Schneider LS8-a glider (LY-GOK) crashed on landing injuring the pilot.
19.05.2013*/US/ AK/ Goose Bay/ Goose Bay Airport (Z40)/ Mat-Su Valley - A Maule M-6-235 Super Rocket plane (N56464) crashed on landing.
*/Germany/ Unterwossen Airfield - A Schleicher ASK 23 B glider (DASSU) crashed during the initial climb. The female pilot was seriously injured.
*/US/ CT/ Waterbury/ Waterbury Airport (N41) - An experimental Rans S12XL aircraft ((N2070T) lost an engine power shortly after takeoff and impacted trees.
*/Australia/ NSW/ Wagga Wagga/ Wagga Wagga Airport (YSWG) - An Airborne XT-912 trike (T2-6007) crashed on landing due to a strong gust of wind. The sole pilot on board received serious injuries.
20.05.2013*/Finland/ Paijat-Hame/ Lake Paijanne - A small float plane flipped over on landing injuring slightly the 2 occupants.
*/Turkey/ Cappadocia region/ Nevsehir's Goreme town - Anatolian Balloons Lindstrand LBL 425A hot air balloon (TC-BMB) crashed after colliding with another balloon killing 3 occupants, injuring 22.
*/Bulgaria/ Ruse/ Pirgovo - An agricultural PZL-Mielec M-18 Dromader plane crashed on takeoff. No injuries.
*/Bangladesh/ Jessore airport - A military training plane had a runway excursion during an emergency landing. The two pilots received minor injuries.
*/US/ MN/ South St Paul Municipal Airport-Richard E Fleming Field (KSGS) - A hangar fire destroyed a light plane.
21.05.2013*/Canada/ off the South Coast/ on the west side of Stuart Island/ Bute Inlet - de Havilland Canada DHC-2 Beaver plane (C-GBHJ) crashed killing the pilot.
*/Panama/ Tocumen International Airport - A Copa Airlines Boeing 737-7V3 passenger jet (HP-1520CMP) ran off the runway on landing causing damage to one of the engines.
*/Germany/ near Beilngries Airfield (EDNC) - A Glasflugel 303 Mosquito B glider (D-7599) crashed shortly after a winch launch. The pilot was killed.
23.05.2013*/US/ CA/ near Truckee Tahoe Airport/ on Martis Peak - An American AA-1 Yankee Clipper airplane (N5909L) impacted mountainous terrain injuring seriously the pilot.
*/US/ CA/ Victorville/ Southern California Logistics Airport (KVCV) - A Cessna 210M Centurion plane (N1312M) made an emergency gear-up landing.
*/US/ TX/ Longview/ near East Texas Regional Airport (KGGG) - An agricultural Air Tractor AT-602 plane (N583LA) crashed on approach.
24.05.2013*/US/ NC/ Charlotte/ Charlotte/Douglas Airport (KCLT) - A Cessna T210L Turbo Centurion II plne (N21YF) crashed on approach injuring slightly a passenger.
*/Kyrgyzstan/ Jalal-Abad region/ Aksy district - Valor Air Antonov 2R agricultural plane (EX-02015) crashed killing the 3 occupants.
*/Philippines/ Davao City/ Davao International Airport (RPWD) - A Cessna 188 plane (RP-R1425) crashed shortly after takeoff during a test flight. No injuries.
*/Spain/ NE of Palma de Mallorca/ Marratxi - A Cessna 172M Skyhawk II plane (EC-EMP) crashed on takeoff killing the 3 passengers. The pilot was critically injured.
*/US/ MO/ near Cross Timbers - A Robinson R66 helicopter (N66LP) crashed in a heavily wooded area killing the 2 occupants.
*/Dominican Republic/ off Samana - A Cessna 206 plane (HI-411) made an emergency landing in the coastal waters due to an engine failure.
*/UK/ London-Stansted Airport (STN) - Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) Boeing 777-340ER plane ((AP-BID) diverted to (STN), UK following an in-flight security incident. Initial information suggests that two male passengers had repeatedly tried to get into the cockpit and started making threats. Both men were arrested after landing.
*/Bulgaria/ Varna Airpot (VAR/LBWN) - Air Via Airbus A320-232 plane (LZ-MDR) skidded off the runway after landing in rainy storm. Two old women, a Bulgarian and a German, were injured during the emergency evacuation of the aircraft..
25.05.2013*/RU/ near Moscow/ Dmitrovskiy area /Starovo - A trike aircraft crashed due to a strong wind and rain. A man on board died immediately and a girl on board died later in the hospital.
26.05.2013*/US/ FL/ Marco Island/ Canal near Fiddler's Golf Course - A Sonex plane (N634SX) crashed into the canal injuring seriously the pilot.
*/Italy/ VC/ Carre - A Rolladen-Schneider LS4-b plane (D-3446) clipped high tension electric wires while trying an emergency landing. The pilot was injured.
*/South Africa/ near Nieuwoudtville - RAF 2000 GTX SE FI gyroplane (ZU-DTD) crashed killing the pilot.
*/Canada/ ON/ Sault Ste/ Marie Airport (YAM) - Porter Airlines Bombardier DHC-8-402Q Dash 8 plane (C-GLQO) made a hard landing, damaged.
27.05.2013*/Jordan/ west of the River Jordan - A glider crashed inside Jordanian territories. The Israeli pilot jumped west of the River Jordan from the glider plane obviously to take his life, a suicide note was later found in his home.
*/US/ SC/ Fountain Inn - An ultralight aircraft crashed shortly after takeoff injuring the pilot.
*/Netherlands/ near Midden-Zeeland Airport (EHMZ) - A CNE Air Piper PA-18-150 Super Cub training plane (PH-SER) crashed near a pond injuring the 2 occupants.
*/Nepal/ Humla/ Simikot Airport - Goma Air Cessna 208B Grand Caravan airplane (9N-AJU) crashed on landing. No injuries.
28.05.2013*/US/ AZ/ the desert about 6 miles from Page - A Piper PA-31-350 Chieftain plane (N969BD) force landed injuring slightly the pilot.
*/Russia/ Saratov region/ Ivanovskoje - Russian Air Force Mi-8T training helicopter (72) crashed due to a technical problem. Two men jumped out with parachutes, one man could not get out of the helicopter and was killed.
*/Japan/ 100 km east off Okinawa - A U.S. F-15 jet crashed off Japan's Okinawa prefecture Tuesday morning. Pilot ejected and was later rescued.
29.05.2013*/Russia/ Krasnodar Krai/ Krymsky District - An agricultural Lilienthal Bekas X-32 plane crashed killing the pilot.
*/Brazil/ SP/ Sorocaba - An experimental Aerocomp Comp Air 8 plane (PP-XLR) crashed killing the 2 occupants.
30.05.2013*/US/ NC/ Brevard/ near Brevard Airport (NC16) - A Cessna 182P Skylane (N6525M) force landed to a field, sustaining substantial damage. No injuries.
*/US/ NY/ Ellenville/ Shawangunk Ridge - Take Flight Aviation LLC PA-28 training airplane lost an engine power and impacted trees injuring slightly the pilot.
31.05.2013*/Canada/ ON/ near Cochenour/ Red Lake/ Bruce Channel - A floatplane crashed into the water shortly after takeoff and sank. The two occupants onboard are missing and presumed deceased.
*/Sudan/ South Kordofan/ Abu Kershola.- A Sudanese army helicopter shot down by rebels of the Sudan Revolutionary Front. The 9 occupants were killed.
*/Russia/ Rostov region/ Proletarskiy district/ Budyonovskaya - A SP-34 light plane crashed killing 1 occupant, injuring another.
*/US/ VA/ Herndon - A Cessna 177B Cardinal plane (N177FG) crashed into the living room of an apartment. Both occupants on board were injured.
*/US/ WA/ Eatonville/ near Swanson Airport (2W3) - A Cessna 172A Skyhawk (N7701T) landed in the front yard of a large home in the 500 block of Airport Road and skidded into the front of the house. Both occupants were slightly injured.
*/US/ NJ/ Linden/ near Linden Airport (KLDJ) - A training Diamond DA 20-C1 Eclipse plane (N176MA) crashed shortly after takeoff. The flight instructor onboard received fatal injuries. The student pilot onboard the aircraft was seriously injured.
*/Indonesia/ PNG/ Punjak Jaya/ Wamena/ Wamena Airport (WAJW) - Deraya Air British Aerospace BAe ATP cargo plane (PK-DGI) experienced a runway excursion, sustaining substantial damage. No injuries.
*/US/ AZ/ Phoenix/ NW of Deer Valley Airport (KDVT) - Two aircraft, each with two occupants onboard, a Piper PA-28-181 Archer III, and a Cessna, experienced a midair collision over desert terrain about 15 miles northwest of the airport. Both aircraft were destroyed by impact and the Cessna by a subsequent post-impact fire. All four aboard the two aircraft received fatal injuries.
*/Canada/ BC/ Vancouver Island/ north of Qualicum Beach/ Deep Bay - A paraplegic man is okay after being pulled unconscious, but alive, from the wreckage of a submerged ultralight airplane.