FAA Establishes New Rules To Prevent Accidents While Improving Pilot Training

November 8th, 2013 | Aviation accident

November 8, 2013 Each year, a large number of aircraft crashes that occur in the United States are attributed to errors made by pilots or flight crews. The Aviation Accident Lawyers with Nurenberg, Paris, Heller & McCarthy explain the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is hoping to reduce the number of crashes in the future by… Read More

Pilot Suffers Serious Airplane Accident Injuries In New York Crash

May 31st, 2013 | Aviation accident

May 31, 2013 A 23-year-old woman from Greenville, New York, suffered serious Airplane Accident Injuries as the result of a crash she was involved in yesterday. Reports indicate the incident occurred just before noon along the Shawangunk Ridge, outside the town of Ellenville, New York. According to the Times Herald-Record, the woman was a student… Read More

Home-Built Aircraft Make Up Large Portion of General Aviation Accidents

May 17th, 2013 | Aviation accident

May 17, 2013 Data from the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) indicates that aircraft built by hobbyists are the leading type airplane involved in General Aviation Accidents today. Their estimate show this type of aircraft was involved in 15 percent of all general aviation crashes and accounted for 20 percent of all fatalities in the… Read More

Mid-Air Collision In California Claims Two Lives And Leaves Three Others Injured

May 3rd, 2013 | Aviation accident

May 3, 2013 A Mid-Air Collision that occurred between two single-engine airplanes in Los Angeles County, California, earlier this week was responsible for claiming the lives of two people and leaving three others injured. Reports indicate the crash occurred at around 2:00 p.m. on Monday afternoon, roughly 8-miles northeast of Ventura, California. According to an… Read More

Safety Concerns Linger With Boeing 787 Dreamliner

April 26th, 2013 | Aviation accident

April 26, 2013 Following the grounding of the Boeing 787 “Dreamliner” due to electrical issues earlier this year, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) allowed Boeing and it’s subcontractors to determine and conduct how the problem should be resolved and tested for safety. The findings leave many concerned about safety and the risks to passengers of… Read More