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Nigerian air force passenger plane crash kills seven people

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A small Nigerian air force passenger plane crashed just outside Abuja airport after reporting engine failure on Sunday, killing all seven people on board,...

Crashed Pakistan plane hit runway three times on first approach –...

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The captain of a Pakistani airliner that crashed last week, killing 97 people on board, approached Karachi airport without announcing he couldn’t open his...

Faulty sensor reading ahead of Boeing crash – report

A faulty sensor reading and activation of an anti-stall system on a Boeing 737 MAX preceded the crash of an Ethiopian Airlines flight in...

Boeing at fault in Ethiopian 737 MAX crash – report

A draft interim report by Ethiopian crash investigators circulated to US government agencies concludes the March 2019 crash of a Boeing 737 MAX was...

Military aircraft crashes in Darfur

A military transport aircraft crashed after taking off from an airport in Sudan’s West Darfur, killing 18 people on board, according to the military....

One killed as Cameroon military helicopter crashes in restive North West...

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A light helicopter belonging to Cameroon’s military crashed on 13 May in the restive North West region, killing at least one official. The helicopter, which...

Anti-stall system was activated in Ethiopian 737 MAX crash – investigators

Investigators in the Boeing 737 MAX crash in Ethiopia reached a preliminary conclusion that an anti-stall system was activated before the aircraft hit the...

Ethiopia crash black box data review starts

France’s air safety agency began studying data from the black boxes of a Boeing 737 MAX plane that crashed in Ethiopia, as regulators the...

Ethiopian Airlines flight crashes, killing 157 aboard Boeing 737

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An Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 passenger jet to Nairobi crashed early on Sunday, killing 149 passengers and eight crew, the airline said, the same...

Algerian military aircraft crashes

An Algerian military aircraft crashed while a training flight, killing two people, the defence ministry said. The Russian SU 24 aircraft crashed on Wednesday in...

Fatalities on commercial passenger aircraft rise in 2018

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The fatality rate on passenger jet aircraft worldwide jumped in 2018 after airlines recorded zero accident deaths on passenger jets in the prior year,...

Mechanical failure caused fatal Mali helicopter crash

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The fatal crash of a German armed forces helicopter in Mali last year was caused by the failure of mechanics from manufacturer Airbus to...

At least 7 officials killed in Sudan helicopter crash

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At least seven local government officials were killed in a helicopter crash in Sudan's eastern al-Qadarif state on Sunday, state news agency SUNA reported. The...

MiG crashes in Egypt

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A Russian-made MiG-29 fighter plane crashed during a training flight in Egypt Russia's state-controlled United Aircraft Corporation was quoted by RIA news...

Drop charges against senior Rwandan officials – French prosecutor

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A French prosecutor recommended dropping charges against eight senior Rwandan officials, including the defence minister, being investigated over the death of President...

Sierra Leone military truck crash leaves 13 dead

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Thirteen people were killed and at least 30 injured when a military transport truck flipped over on a major road in the...

Air rehearsal accident claims Nigerian pilot’s life

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A Nigerian military pilot died after an accident while rehearsing for an air display, an air force spokesman said. He said two...

Rail firm convicted over 2016 train crash

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Cameroonian rail operator Camrail and eleven other defendants were found guilty of involuntary manslaughter in connection with a train derailment that killed...

South Sudan plane crash claims at least 19 lives

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At least 19 people died in South Sudan when a small aircraft carrying passengers from Juba to Yirol crashed, an official said....

Military helicopter crashes in Ethiopia

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A military helicopter crashed in Ethiopia's Oromiya region on and all 18 aboard, including 15 soldiers, were killed state-affiliated news agency Fana...

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