Ferryboat Meuniers crashes in Paris, 150 die
Airship Elizabeth leaves in storm for Fire Island, crashes (42 die)
Excursion train crashes killing 101. (Chatsworth, Illinois)
Eugene Lefebvre (1878-1909), while test piloting a new French-built Wright biplane, crashes at Juvisy France when his controls jam. Lefebvre dies, becoming the first 'pilot' in the world to lose his life in a powered heavier-than-air craft.
The Greek aviator Emmanuel Argyropoulos becomes the first pilot victim of the Hellenic Air Force when his plane crashes.
Train crashes at Colima-Guadalajara Mexico, about 600 die
A Great Gorge and International Railway trolley with an extreme overload of 157 passengers crashes near Queenston, Ontario, killing 15.
In Corona, California, racecar driver Bob Burman crashes, killing three and badly injuring five spectators.
Dirigible crashes through bank skylight killing 13 (Chicago, Ill)
British airship R-38 crashes in River Humber, 44 die
The airship USS Shenandoah crashes, killing 14.
"Black Tuesday" Stock Market crashes triggers "Great Depression"
British airship crashes in storm at Beauvais France, 48 die
US airship Columbia crashes during storm (Flushing, NY)
Franciszek Żwirko and Stanisław Wigura, Polish Challenge 1932 winners, are killed in a plane crash when their RWD 6 crashes into the ground during a storm.
US Dirigible Akron crashes off coast of NJ, 73 die
After successfully crossing the Atlantic Ocean, the Lithuanian research aircraft Lituanica crashes in Europe under mysterious circumstances.
Great airship, USS Macon, crashes into Pacific Ocean
Switzerland: A Royal Dutch Airlines plane en route from Milan to Frankfurt crashes into a Swiss mountain, killing thirteen.
"Olympian Flyer" express train crashes in Montana, killing 47
Dutch DC3 crashes at Schiphol, 6 die
Train crashes into bus, killing 16 & injuring 20 (Detroit Michigan)
US B-24 crashes into school in Freckelton England, 76 killed
Train crashes in tunnel of Aguadilla Spain; about 500 die
Japanese kamikaze crashes into US cruiser Nashville, kills 138
US Army B-25 crashes into 79th floor of Empire State Bldg, 14 die
During snow storm, school bus crashes, kills 15 (Washington)
"Lost Squadron" crashes east of Florida (Bermuda Triangle)
United flight 521 crashes on takeoff at LaGuardia Airport (NY) 42 die
Military plane crashes at Christian HBS, 24 die
Dutch Dakota flight to Schiphol crashes, kills 11
KLM Dakota crashes near Copenhagen, 22 die
Eastern DC-4 crashes between Ft Deposit & Perryville Md, kills 53
Balsa raft Kon Tiki crashes into a Polynesian archipelago reef
Dutch Constellation crashes at Prestwick Scotland (40 murder)
Dutch KLM Constellation crashes near Bombay, 45 die
"Broker Special" train crashes in Woodbridge NJ, killing 84
Dutch DC-6 crashes near Frankfurt, killing 44
16 car Federal Express train loses brakes & crashes in Wash DC station
Canadian Comet crashes at Karachi, 11 killed
Dutch Convair crashes at Schipholweg, 2 die
USAF C124 Globemaster crashes near Tokyo killing 129 servicemen
Dutch DC-6 crashes near Ymuiden in North Sea, 21 die
Belgian Convair crashes at Frankfurt, 44 die
Dutch Super Constellation crashes at Shannon, 28 die
The Air India Kashmir Princess is bombed and crashes in a failed assassination attempt on Zhou Enlai by the Kuomintang.
Venezuelan Super Constellation crashes in NJ, 74 killed
Presidential plane crashes on Mt. Manunggal in Cebu, Philippines killing 25 including Filipino President Ramon Magsaysay
Dutch Super Constellation crashes near New Guinea, 56 die
KLM Superconstellation crashes west of Ireland, killing 99
Commuter train crashes through drawbridge, killing 48 (Newark NJ)
American Airlines Electra crashes in NY's East River, killing 65
Chartered C46 carrying Cal State's football team crashes, kills 16
Dutch DC-8 crashes after takeoff at Lisbon, 62 die
US Constellation crashes at Richmond Virginia, 74 die
Dutch express train crashes into slow commuter train, 93 die (Neth)
Continental Airlines Flight 11 crashes after bombs explode on board.
Air France Boeing 707 crashes on takeoff from Paris, kills 130
French Boeing 707 crashes at Guadeloupe, 113 killed
The plane of Enrico Mattei, Italian industry's most relevant figure, crashes in mysterious circumstances.
A Northwest Airlines DC-7 crashes in the Pacific Ocean off the coast of British Columbia, killing 101.
In New Zealand, a National Airways Corporation Dakota DC-3 crashes in the Kaimai Ranges; all 23 passengers and crew are killed in what is still New Zealand's worst internal civil aviation accident
Swissair Flight 306 crashes near Dürrenäsch, Switzerland, killing all 80 people on board.
BAC One-Eleven prototype airliner crashes on October 22 in UK with the loss of all on board.
Trans-Canada Airlines Flight 831: A Douglas DC-8 carrying 118, crashes after taking-off from Dorval Airport near Montreal, Canada
Pan Am Flight 214 crashes outside Elkton, Maryland with 81 killed. Only case of lighting causing air crash
Eastern DC-7B crashes into Atlantic off Jones Beach NJ, kills 84
Pakistani Boeing 720-B crashes at Cairo Egypt, killing 121
Venera 3 launched, 1st to land on another planet (crashes into Venus)
USSR launches Luna 8; crashes on Moon
All-Nippon Airways 727 crashes off Haneda Airport (Japan); kills 133
Rocker Jan Berry crashes his corvette into a parked truck
55th German F-104 Starfighter crashes
Bombay-NY Air India flight crashes into Mont Blanc (Switz), 117 die
Surveyor 2 crashes on Moon
West Coast Airlines Flight 956 crashes with eighteen fatal injuries and no survivors 5.5 miles south of Wemme, Oregon. This accident marks the first loss of a DC-9.
Lunar Orbiter 1 crashes on moon: 6.7°N 162°E
A Bulgarian plane with 82 people on board crashes near Bratislava, Slovakia.
USAF C144 military charter crashes near Binh Thai Vietnam kills 129
A Globe Air Bristol Britannia turboprop crashes at Nicosia, Cyprus, killing 126.
Stockport Air Disaster: British Midland flight G-ALHG crashes in Hopes Carr, Stockport, killing 72 passengers and crew.
Bridge at Annabaai crashes on Willemstad, Curacao, kills 15
US B-52 bomber with nuclear bomb on board crashes in Greenland
S Afr Boeing 707 crashes at Windhoek, 122 killed
Air France Flight 1611 crashes off Nice, France, killing 89 passengers and 6 crew.
Viasa DC-9 crashes at Maracaibo's Grano de Oro airport, killing 155
Seaplane crashes at Indianapolis, kills 83
Greek DC-6B crashes in storm at Athens, 93 killed
Dominican DC-9 crashes into sea at Santo Domingo, kills 102
Vinko Bogataj crashes during a ski-jumping championship in Germany; his image becomes that of the "agony of defeat guy" in the opening credits of ABC's Wide World of Sports.
British aircraft crashes at Barcelona, 112 killed
Chartered Dan-Air Comet crashes into mountains north of Barcelona, Spain killing 112 vacationing Britons
Air Canada DC-8 crashes 7 miles from Toronto's airport killing 109
Plane carrying Wichita State U football team crashes killing 30
Bridge over Yarra River in Melbourne crashes; killing 35
DC-9 crashes in West Virginia, 75 killed
Alaskan 727 crashes into Chilkoot Mountain, kills 109 (Alaska)
Peruvian Airlines Electra crashes at headwaters of Amazon, killing all except Juliane Margaret Koepcke found 10 days later
Iberian Airlines crashes into 800ft peak on island of Ibiza, 104 die
Kiteman attempting to throw out 1st ball in Phillie Vet crashes into centerfield seats
Alitalia DC-8 crashes west of Palermo Sicily; killing 115
BEA Trident crashes after takeoff from Heathrow killing 118
East German Aeroflot Illyushin 62 crashes near Moscow, killing 156
Aeroflot Il-18 crashes near Black Sea resort of Sochi, kills 105
Aeroflot Il-62 crashes in large pond outside Moscow, 176 die
Uruguay to Chile plane crashes in Andes Mountains, (passengers eat crash victims to survive, 16 of 45 rescued 2 months later)
Convair 990A charter crashes in Tenerife Canary Island, 155 die
United Airlines crashes at Chicago's Midway Airport killing 45
Eastern Tristar Jumbo Jet crashes near Everglades killing 101
BEA flight to Basel Switz, crashes on landing, killing 104 of 143
At Paris air show, Tupolev 144, a Soviet supersonic airliner ("Concorde-ski"), crashes, 15 killed
Brazilian Boeing 707 crashes near Paris, 122 killed
Delta Airlines DC-9 crashes in fog at Logan Airport, Boston, killing all but one of 89 aboard. Lone survivor dies 6 months later
French Caravelle crashes in Morocco, 106 killed
The ARPANET crashes when a programming bug causes all ARPANET traffic to be routed through the server at Harvard University, causing the server to freeze.
World's worst air disaster, Turkish DC-10 crashes in Paris (346 die)
Pan Am 707 crashes into mountains of Bali, killing 107
Air Vietnam flight 727 is hijacked, then crashes while attempting to land with 75 on board.
Boeing 727 crashes in Upperville Virginia, 92 died
Dutch DC-8 charter crashes in Sri Lanka killing 191 Moslem pilgrims
130 killed as USAF plane evacuating Vietnamese orphans crashes
USAF transport carrying orphans from Saigon crashes killing 155
Eastern 727 crashes at JFK Airport NY, kills 113
Il-62 crashes south of Damascus, Syria, killing 126
Chartered Boeing 707 crashes in Atlas Mts of Morocco, 188 die
A Cessna 310Q airplane crashes over Wilmington, North Carolina, killing the pilot and severely injuring several pro wrestlers affiliated with the NWA's Mid-Atlantic promotion. One of the survivors is the legendary Ric Flair.
Cubans DC-8 crashes after bomb attack
Cubana Flight 455 crashes into the Atlantic Ocean after two bombs, placed by terrorists with connections to the CIA, exploded onboard shortly after taking off from Bridgetown, Barbados. All 73 people on-board were killed.
A Bolivian Boeing 707 cargo jet crashes in Santa Cruz, Bolivia killing 100 (97, mostly children, killed on the ground).
Piper Cherokee crashes into Balt Memorial Stadium upper stands, 10 minutes after Colts lose 40-14 to Steelers. No one seriously hurt
Elevated train jumps track, crashes onto Chicago st (11 die, 200 hurt)
Former Lockheed U-2 pilot Francis Gary Powers crashes the news helicopter he was flying in Los Angeles
Korean Air Lines Boeing 707, fired on by Soviets, crashes in Russia
Air Canada Flight 189 to Toronto overruns the runway and crashes into the Etobicoke Creek ravine. Two of 107 passengers on board perish.
Auto with liquid gas crashes & explodes in Spain, 160 killed
183 die as Icelandic Airlines DC-8 crashes in Colombo, Sri Lanka
A Hawker Siddeley Trident crashes into a factory near Beijing, China, killing at least 200.
American Airlines DC-10 crashes on takeoff from Chicago killing 273 including 2 on the ground
Rocker Nigel Olsson runs a stop sign, crashes & kills a driver
US DC-10 crashes at Mexico-City, 74 killed
Air New Zealand DC-10 crashes into Mt Erebus on Antarctica kills 257
Italian plane crashes into Tyrrheense Sea, kills 81
Saudi Arabian Lockhead Tristar crashes on landing at Riyadh, 301 die
Marine jet crashes on flight deck of USS Nimitz, killing 14
Yugoslavian charter flight crashes into Mont San-Pietro in Corsica, 180 killed
Air Florida 737 took off in a snowstorm, crashes into 14th St Bridge in Washington, DC, & falls into Potomac River, killing 78
National Guard jet tanker crashes killing 27
Brazilian B-727 flight crashes into mountain; 135 die
Pan Am Boeing 727 crashes in Kenner La, killing 153
Fokker Fellowship crashes at Moerdijk Neth, 17-22 die
Sikorsky S-61 disaster: A helicopter crashes off the Isles of Scilly, causing 20 fatalities.
Supertanker Castillo de Bellvar crashes at South Africa
Colombian jetliner Boeing 747 crashes in Madrid killing 181
Soviet sub crashes into USS aircraft carrier Kitty Hawk off Japan
Delta Lockheed L-1011 crashes at Dallas-Fort Worth Airport, 137 die
Japanese Boeing 747SR crashes, 520 die (worst in-flight toll)
Airtours Boeing-737 crashes at airport of Manchester, 55 killed
Midwest Express Airlines Flight 105, a Douglas DC-9 crashes just after takeoff from Milwaukee, Wisconsin, killing 31.
DC-8 crashes near Gander, Newfoundland; 258 die
167 die when Mexicana Airlines Boeing 727 crashes
Air Lanka crashes, killing 22
Russian cargo ship crashes into cruise ship Admiral Nakhimov; 398 die
Tupolev-134 crashes in Southern Africa
Russian Tupolev-134 crashes in East Berlin, 70 killed
183 die aboard a Polish jetliner that crashes in Warsaw
Northwest Airlines 255 plane crashes in Detroit, 156 die (1 lives)
South African Airways Boeing 747 crashes into Indian Ocean, 159 die
Airliner crashes in SW China, killing all 108 on board
Mike Tyson crashes his $183,000 Bently on Varick St in NYC
Mike Tyson crashes a silver BMW into a tree near Catskills NY
31 reported dead as Ugandan jetliner crashes in fog near Rome
Boeing 737-400 crashes at Kegworth, England, 46 die
US Boeing 707 crashes into Santa Maria mountain, 145 die
Suriname SLM-173 (DC-8) crashes near Paramaribo Airport killing 173
Unmanned Russian Mig-23 crashes in Bellegem-Kooigem, Belgium (1 dies)
United Airlines DC-10 crashes at Sioux City Iowa, kills 112
Iljushin-62 crashes down on residential area of Havana, 170 die
Norwegian Convair 580 crashes at Jutland in sea (55 murder)
French DC-10 crashes near Niger, 171 die
Avianca Flight 52, runs out of fuel & crashes in Cove Neck NY, 73 die
C-5 transport plane crashes at Ramstein Air Force Base, Germany, killing 13
25 die as United Boeing 737 crashes in Colorado Springs
United Airlines crashes near Colorado Springs, kills 25
Southeast Airlines Embracer 120 crashes in Georgia, killing 23
L'Express Airlines Beechcraft C-99 crashes in Alabama, killing 13
Nigerian DC-8 crashes near Djeddah, 261 die
Military transport plane crashes at Djakarta, 133 dies
F-16 jet crashes at residential district of Hengelo, Netherlands (No deaths)
US Air NY to Cleveland crashes on take off at LaGuardia, 27 die
Sudanese Boeing 707 crashes on mountain Hymettos at Athens: 5-6 die
Vickers Viscount crashes, 70 die
Thai Airbus crashes into mountain at Kathmandu, 113 die
Nigerian Hercules C-130 crashes at Lagos, 163 die
Military transport plane crashes in Lagos, Nigeria killing 163
Pakistani Airbus A-300 crashes into mountain at Kathmandu, 167 dies
El Al cargo plane crashes at Amsterdam Bijlmer, 43 die
Pioneer Venus Orbiter (1st Venus orbiter-1978), crashes into Venus
Cuban Ilyushin IL-18 flight to Puerto Plata crashes, 34 die
Boeing 734 crashes into mountain in China, kills 141
Indian Airlines B737 crashes art Aurangabad, 61 die
DC-3 crashes in Kinshasa, killing 12
Suchoi-24 crashes into Tupolev passenger flight, 134 die
GM sues NBC, alleging that "Dateline NBC" program had rigged 2 car-truck crashes to show that 1973-87 GM pickups were prone to fires
Fokker 100 crashes at Skopje Macedonia, 81 die
Venezuelan DC-10 crashes at Margarita, killing 10
Boeing 737 crashes at Aurangabad, kills 56
Afghan Antonov AN-32 crashes at Tashqurgan, kills 76
Zambian plane crashes at Libreville, Gabon, 30 soccer players die
Boeing 727 crashes into mountain at Medellin Colombia, kills 132
F-28 crashes at Sorong Irian Barat, 41 die
China Northwest Airlines BAe146-300 crashes at Yinchuan, 55 killed
Boeing 737-500 crashes in South Korea, 66 killed
Yak-40 crashes in Tadzjikistan, 79 killed/1 lives
Jakovlev-42 crashes in Tadzjikistan, 76 killed
Jakovlev-42 crashes into mountain at Ohrid Macedonia, 116 killed
Northwest Airlink plane crashes in Minn, killing 18
Y-12 crashes at Phonesavanh, Laos: 18 killed
Antonov-26 crashes at Gyumri, Armenia, 36 killed
Tupolev-154M crashes at Irkutsk, Siberia: 122 killed
United Express commuter plane crashes in Ohio, killing 5
Helicopter crashes into office building in San Jose California, 1 dead
Peruvian Yak-40 crashes into mountain near Tingo Maria, kills 31
Iran transport aircraft crashes in Azerbaijan (32 killed)
Russian Airbus A-310 crashes in Siberia (74-75 killed)
KLM Saab 340B crashes at Schiphol, 3 killed
Taiwan Airbus A-300 crashes at Nagoya Japan, 262 killed
Bus crashes into a tree at Gdansk Poland, 32 killed
Chinook helicopter crashes in North Scotland (29 killed)
Tupolev-154M crashes at Xian China, 160 killed
Air Ivory Fokker-27 crashes at Abidjan (16 killed/1 lives)
Fokker's-28 crashes at Tidjikja, Mauritania (94 killed)
The deadliest day in Texas traffic history, according to the Texas Department of Public Safety. Forty six people were killed in crashes.
Antonov-12 crashes at Boda, Eastern Siberia, 47 killed
USAir Boeing 737 crashes at Pitts Airport, killing all 132 on board
Tu-22 crashes into Aeroflot Tu-134a at Zhukovsky, 7 killed
Cessna crashes in White House front yard
Hana bridge is Seoul Korea crashes, 32+ die
American Eagle commuter plane crashes in NC, killing 15
Bus crashes in Luzon Philippines, 29 killed
Lockheed C-140 Jetstar crashes at Isfahan Persia, 18 killed
DC-9 crashes near Maria La Baya, Colombia: 51 die, 9 yr old girl lives
Sri Lankaan BAE748 crashes at Palaly, 52 die
DC3 crashes at Antananarivo Madagaskar, 34 die
American Flight 965 crashes in Columbia, 159 die, 5 survive
Valujet DC-9 crashes in Miami, 109 die
A Belgian Air Force C-130 Hercules carrying the Royal Netherlands Army marching band crashes on landing at Eindhoven Airport.
230 people die when TWA 800 crashes outside of NYC
Korean Air Flight 801 crashes in the United States territory of Guam, killing 228 people
Vnukovo Airlines Flight 2801, a Vnukovo Airlines Tupolev Tu-154, crashes into a mountain on the Arctic island of Spitsbergen, killing all 141 aboard.
The Julie N. tanker skip crashes into the Million Dollar Bridge in Portland, Maine spilling thousands of gallons of oil.
Transportes Aéreos Regionais (TAM) Flight 402, a Fokker F100, crashes into several houses in São Paulo, Brazil killing 98 including 2 on the ground.
Iranian military plane crashes, killing 80
Russian AN-24 plane crashes in Turkey, 50 die
Korean Air 747 with 331 aboard crashes in Guam, 29 survive
A Vietnam Airlines Tupolev TU-134 crashes on approach into Phnom Penh airport, killing 64.
An Austral Airlines DC-9-32 crashes and explodes near Nuevo Berlin, Uruguay, killing 74.
Dow Jones crashes record 554 pts to 7161
Crane crashes into Roosevelt Island tram (NYC), injuring 10
Philippine DC-9 crashes apparently killing all 104 on board
TAME Boeing 727-200 chartered by Air France crashes into Cerro El Cable mountain after takeoff from Bogotá, Colombia, killing 53.
Swissair Flight 111 crashes near Peggys Cove, Nova Scotia. All 229 people on board are killed.
Thai Airways Airbus A310-200 crashes near Surat Thani Airport, killing 101
A China Southern Airlines Tupolev TU-154 airliner crashes on approach to Wenzhou airport in eastern the People's Republic of China, killing 61.
Discovery Program: Lunar Prospector - NASA intentionally crashes the spacecraft into the Moon, thus ending its mission to detect frozen water on the moon's surface.
A LAPA Boeing 737-200 crashes during takeoff from Jorge Newbury Airport in Buenos Aires, killing 65, including 2 on the ground.
EgyptAir Flight 990 traveling from New York City to Cairo crashes off the coast of Nantucket, Massachusetts, killing all 217 on-board.
TAESA Flight 725, crashes a few minutes after leaving the Uruapan airport en-route to Mexico City. 18 people were killed in the accident.
Off the coast of Ivory Coast, Kenya Airways Flight 431 crashes into the Atlantic Ocean, killing 169.
Alaska Airlines flight 261 MD-83, experiencing horizontal stabilizer problems, crashes in the Pacific Ocean off the coast of Point Mugu, California, killing all 88 persons aboard.
Nineteen US Marines are killed when a V-22 Osprey tilt-rotor aircraft crashes near Marana, Arizona.
Air France Flight 4590, a Concorde supersonic passenger jet, F-BTSC, crashes just after takeoff from Paris killing all 109 aboard and 4 on the ground.
A Gulf Air Airbus A320 crashes into the Persian Gulf near Manama, Bahrain, killing 143.
A chartered Antonov AN-24 crashes after takeoff from Luanda, Angola killing more than 40 people
A 50-year-old Douglas DC-3 crashes near Ciudad Bolivar, Venezuela killing 24
A Vladivostok Avia Tupolev TU-154 jetliner crashes on approach to landing at Irkutsk, Russia killing 145 people.
Two passenger planes hijacked by terrorists crashes into New York's World Trade Towers causing the collapse of both & death of 2,752 people
Siberia Airlines Flight 1812: a Sibir Airlines Tupolev TU-154 crashes into the Black Sea after being struck by an errant Ukrainian S-200 missile. 78 people are killed.
In New York City, American Airlines Flight 587, an Airbus A300 on its way to the Dominican Republic, crashes minutes after takeoff from John F. Kennedy International Airport, killing all 260 on board and five on the ground.
TAME Flight 120, a Boeing 727-100 crashes in the Andes mountains in southern Colombia killing 92.
An Iran Air Tupolev Tu-154 crashes prior to landing in Khorramabad, Iran, killing 119.
An Air China Boeing 767-200, flight CA129 crashes into a hillside during heavy rain and fog near Busan, South Korea, killing 128.
A military MiG-21 aircraft crashes into the Bank of Rajasthan in India, killing eight.
Ukraine airshow disaster: A Sukhoi Su-27 fighter crashes during an air show at Lviv, Ukraine killing 85 and injuring more than 100 others, the largest air show disaster in history.
Sudan Airways Flight 39, with 116 people on board, crashes in Sudan; the only survivor is a two-year-old boy who subsequently dies as a result of his injuries.
All passengers are killed when a helicopter crashes in the Aegean Sea. Passengers include Patriarch Peter VII of Alexandria and 16 others (including journalists and bishops of the Greek Orthodox Church of Alexandria).
West Caribbean Airways Flight 708 crashes near Machiques, Venezuela, killing all 160 aboard.
TANS Peru Flight 204 crashes near Pucallpa, Peru, killing 41.
Mandala Airlines Flight 091 crashes into a heavily-populated residential of Sumatra, Indonesia, killing 104 people on board and at least 39 persons on ground.
Azerbaijan Airlines Flight 217 from Baku, Azerbaijan, to Aktau, Kazakhstan crashes shortly after takeoff killing 23 people.
A Slovak Air Force Antonov An-24 crashes in Hungary.
Armavia Flight 967 crashes into the Black Sea, killing 113 people on board, with no survivors.
Pakistan International Flight PK-688 crashes in Multan, Pakistan shortly after takeoff, killing all 45 people on board.
Comair Flight 5191 crashes on takeoff from Blue Grass Airport in Lexington, Kentucky bound for Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport in Atlanta, Georgia. Of the passengers and crew, 49 of 50 are confirmed dead in the hours following the crash.
A German maglev train crashes, killing 23.
Kenya Airways Flight KQ 507 crashes in Cameroon.
A car crashes into Glasgow International Airport in Scotland, believed to be a terrorist attack.
TAM Airlines (TAM Linhas Aéreas) Flight 3054 crashes upon landing during rain in São Paulo. This is Brazil's deadliest aviation accident to date with an estimated 199 deaths.
One-Two-GO Airlines Flight 269 carrying 128 crew and passengers crashes in Thailand killing 89 people.
a B-2 Spirit of the USAF crashes at Guam. The crew survived but the aircraft was written off, making it the most expensive air crash in human history (the aircraft alone cost $1.2Bn). The B-2 had a perfect safety record before the crash; not one B-2 ever crashed.
Spanair Flight 5022, from Madrid to Gran Canaria, skids off the runway and crashes at Barajas Airport. 146 people are killed in the crash, 8 more die afterwards. Only 18 people survive.
Colgan Air Flight 3407 crashes near Buffalo in the state of New York killing 50 people.
Air France Flight 447 crashes into the Atlantic Ocean off the coast of Brazil on a flight from Rio de Janeiro to Paris. All 228 passengers and crew were killed.
Yemenia Flight 626 crashes off the coast of Moroni, Comoros killing 152 people and leaving 1 survivor
Ethiopian Airlines Flight 409 crashes into the Mediterranean Sea shortly after take-off from Beirut Rafic Hariri International Airport, killing all 90 people on-board.
Polish Air Force Tu-154M crashes near Smolensk, Russia, killing all 96 people on board including President Lech Kaczyński.
An Afriqiyah Airways Flight crashes and kills everyone but one person on board.
Hot air balloon crashes in Carterton, New Zealand, killing 11
Turkish NATO helicopter crashes into a house killing ten people in the outskirts of Kabul, Afghanistan
US F-18 Hornet crashes into side of apartment building in Virginia with no fatalities
Wedding party bus crashes killing 23 and injuring 60 people in Islamabad, Pakistan
A bus carrying Czech tourists crashes in Croatia killing 8 and injuring 44
90-155 people are killed after an oil tanker crashes and explodes in Okogbe, Rivers State, Nigeria
19 people are killed after a freight elevator crashes from 100 meters in Wuhan, China
13 people are killed after a Sudanese military aeroplane crashes near Khartoum
An Algerian C-295 military transport plane crashes near Avignon, France, killing 6 people
27 people are killed after an Antonov An-72 plane crashes near Shymkent, Kazakhstan
3 people are killed after a Beechcraft BE35 crashes into a house in Florida
11 people are killed and 32 are injured after a bus crashes down a ravine in Serta, Portugal
20 people are killed after a Bombardier CRJ200 airliner crashes outside Almaty, Kazakhstan
Zenit-3SL, a Ukranian-Russian carrier rocket, fails 40 seconds after liftoff and crashes into the Pacific Ocean
5 people are killed after Cessna plane crashes on a Brussels runway
12 people are killed and 11 are injured after a Yemeni Air Force plane crashes in Sana'a
A hot air balloon crashes in Luxor, Egypt, killing 19 tourists
9 people die after a plane crashes after being ensnared in power lines in Peru
An Embraer 821 aeroplane crashes and kills 9 people in Para, Brazil
30 people are killed after a bus crashes following a Taliban attack in southern Afghanistan
7 people are killed after a Boeing 747 crashes in Bagram, Afghanistan
Jolly Nero, an Italian cargo ship, crashes into the port of Genoa, killing seven people
2 people are killed and 20 are injured after a hot air balloon crashes in Cappadocia, Turkey
20 people are killed after a rescue helicopter crashes in Uttarakhand
10 people are killed after an air taxi crashes in Soldotna, Alaska
15 Egyptian Army soldiers are killed after their bus crashes into a truck on the Mediterranean Coast Highway
44 people are killed and 45 are injured after a bus crashes into a ravine in Northern Guatemala
3 people are killed after a Canadian Coast Guard helicopter crashes in the Artic Ocean
13 people are killed after a passenger plane crashes in Lagos, Nigeria
11 people are killed after a plane crashes in Namur, Belgium
8 people are killed and 10 are injured after a turboprop plane crashes in northern Bolivia
50 people are killed after a Boeing 737 aircraft crashes in Kazan, Russia
77 people are killed after a military transport plan crashes in Algeria
11 people are killed after a Libyan Air Force plan crashes in Tunisia
60 people are killed & 80 are injured after a train crashes in The Democratic Republic of the Congo
Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 crashes (presumed shot down by either pro-Russian separatists or the Ukrainian militia), killing all 283 passengers and 15 crew on board
AirAsia Flight QZ8501, enroute from Surabaya to Singapore, crashes in the Java Sea killing all 162 people aboard.
Russian passenger plane crashes in Sinai with 224 people on board
10 killed after French high-speed train derails and crashes into canal
7 dead after helicopter crashes in Kashmir on way back from Hindu shrine
Drunk Russian sailor crashes 7000-ton ship into Scotland -- at full speed
Plane crashes in Nepal; all 21 on board feared dead
Blue Angels, Thunderbird plane crashes leave one dead
Plane Carrying a Brazilian Soccer Team Crashes in Colombia
Indonesian C-130 Military Plane Crashes in Papua, Killing 13
Russian Military Plane With 92 Aboard Crashes Into Black Sea
At Least 30 Dead After Turkish Cargo Plane Crashes in Kyrgyzstan
Helicopter Carrying Injured Skier Crashes in Italy, Killing 6
Five die as light plane crashes into mall in Australia
Blimp at US Open golf tourney crashes in Wisconsin
Commercial plane crashes in southern Iran, killing 66 people
All five passengers died after helicopter crashes in New York City's East River
5 dead as SUV being chased crashes in South Texas
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Jane Dornnacker, WNBC-AM NYC helicopter traffic reporter, dies doing a live traffic report as her copter crashes
Itzhak Fuks, El Al captain, crashes in Bijlmer Netherlands
Ohad Arnon, El Al captain, crashes in Bijlmer Netherlands
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