Air Accidents Investigation Branch

Latest from Air Accidents Investigation Branch

  1. The AAIB has sent a team to Oxfordshire
  2. AAIB report: Runway incursion by airport vehicle, London Gatwick Airport
  3. AAIB investigation to Airbus A320, EI-CVB

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What Air Accidents Investigation Branch does

The Air Accidents Investigation Branch investigates civil aircraft accidents and serious incidents within the UK, its overseas territories and crown dependencies.

AAIB works with the Department for Transport.

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Research and statistics

  1. Air accident monthly bulletin August 2019
  2. Air accident monthly bulletin July 2019
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Policy papers and consultations

  1. MOU between AAIB and the National Fire Chiefs Council
  2. MOU between the AIBs and the NPCC
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Transparency and freedom of information releases

  1. AAIB investigation to Airbus A320, EI-CVB
  2. AAIB investigation to Agusta Westland AW189, G-MCGR
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Contact AAIB

Report an accident or serious incident


01252 512299

24 hour reporting line

General enquiries

Air Accidents Investigation Branch
Farnborough House
Berkshire Copse Road
GU11 2HH
United Kingdom


01252 510300

Requests for technical assistance from overseas accident investigation authorities


+44 1252 376999

Media enquiries

Press Office

01252 531511

Press Office (out of hours)

020 7944 4292

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