s t
amazing adventures  
NWblue   NEblue
 Go To Database
 100 Worst
 Famous Deaths
  Last Words.. CVRs
  Unusual Accidents
  Accident Statistics
  Accident History
  Guest Book
  Warning Sounds
  Accident Reports
  By Airline/Op
  Accident Map
SWblue   SEblue


Date:  July 24, 2014     Time: 02:30
Location:  Aguelhok, Mali
Operator:  Air Algerie       Flight: 5017
AC Type:  Mc Donnell Douglas MD-83
Reg:  EC-LTV      cn: 53190/2148
Aboard: 118     Fatalities: 118    Ground: 0
Route:  Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso - Algiers, Algeria
Details:  Radar contact was lost 50 minutes after the flight took off from Ouagadougou and after the crew diverted from their planned course due to bad weather. Wreckage was found in the northern mali dessert. The plane was on loan from Swiftair.

Date:  July 23, 2014     Time: 1906
Location:  Magong, Taiwan
Operator:  TransAsia Airways       Flight: 222
AC Type:  ATR 72-500
Reg:  B-22810      cn: 642
Aboard: 58     Fatalities: 47   Ground: 0
Route:  Kaohsiung - Magong
Details:  The passenger plane crashed into residential building while attempting to make an emergency landing during inclement weather due to the passing of hurricane Matmo.

AP Photo

Date:  July 17, 2014     Time: 1015 EDT
Location:  Hrabove, Ukraine
Operator:  Malaysia Airlines       Flight: 17
AC Type:  Boeing 777-200ER
Reg:  9M-MRD       cn: 28411/84
Aboard: 298      Fatalities: 298    Ground: 0
Route:  Amsterdam - Kuala Lumpur

A Boeing 777-200 airliner operating as  Malaysia Airlines Flight 17, crashed about 40 miles east of Donetsk, Ukraine. The plane was 90 minutes into its flight, flying at 33,000 feet, when it was apparently hit by a surface to air missile. Debris was spread over a wide area. All 283 passengers and crew of 15 were killed. This is the 8th worst aviation disaster in aviation history.


Date:  July 7, 2014     Time: 0750
Location:  Thach That district, Vietnam
Operator:  Militay - Vietnam People's Army Air Force
AC Type:  Mil Mi-171
Reg:  ?
Aboard: 21      Fatalities: 18    Ground: 0
Route:  Training
Details:  The helicopter crashed about 40 km west of Hanoi, 15 minutes after taking off during a parachute training mission.


This Day In
Aviation Accident History







I will attempt to look up information on old aviation accidents for you. Please supply as much information as you can and email me at kebab@planecrashinfo.com



Website last updated
     There are 5,678 accidents in the database.

E-mails with questions, comments, suggestions or corrections are welcome.

Richard Kebabjian


AVIATION TOP 100 - www.avitop.com Avitop.com  

Copyright ©1997-2014 PlaneCrashInfo.com