Current field investigations
This lists the current field investigations being undertaken by the AAIB which include both accidents and serious incidents. It does not include those that are being investigated by correspondence or AAIB involvement in overseas investigations. An investigation will be removed from the list shortly after it has been published.
|Date||Reg||Type||Accident / Incident type||Status|
|15 Jan 2017||G-ATMT||PIPER PA-30||Fatal accident at Aston Rowant, Oxfordshire||Under Investigation|
|28 Dec 2016||G-WNSR*||SIKORSKY S92||Loss of yaw control on landing at West Franklin Platform, North Sea||Under Investigation|
|21 Dec 2016||G-COBO||ATR 72-212 A||Control issues in icing conditions during climb from Guernsey Airport, Channel Islands||Under investigation|
|14 Dec 2016||G-PRPC||DHC-8-402||Engine cowl loss at Manchester Airport||Under Investigation|
|04 Dec 2016||G-CLJK/G-CSFC||SZD-51-1 Glider / CESSNA 150L||Fatal accident after mid-air collision near Husbands Bosworth||Under Investigation|
|04 Dec 2016||G-CFNG||SCHLEICHER ASW 24||Fatal accident at Dartmoor||Under Investigation|
|28 Nov 2016||G-EZWX||AIRBUS A320-214||Smoke in cockpit enroute from Edinburgh, Scotland||Under investigation|
|15 Nov 2016||VP-CKM||BOMBARDIER GLOBAL EXPRESS BD700||Low on approach to Hong Kong International Airport||Under Investigation|
|19 Oct 2016||G-EUPM||AIRBUS A319-131||Nose gear torque link separation on landing at Manchester Airport||Under Investigation|
|17 Oct 2016||G-BDZC||REIMS CESSNA F150M||Fatal accident at Bourn Airfield, Cambridgeshire||Under investigation|
|04 Oct 2016||OE-IAG||BOEING 737-400 FREIGHTER||Right landing gear torque link failure on landing at Belfast Aldergrove Airport||Under investigation|
|02 Oct 2016||G-MSTG||NORTH AMERICAN P-51D MUSTANG||Fatal accident near Hardwick Airfield, Suffolk||Under investigation|
|23 Sep 2016||G-KAXT||WESTLAND WASP HAS1||Hard landing at Bishopstone, Salisbury, Wiltshire||Under investigation|
|18 Sep 2016||G-GARB||EV-97 TEAM EUROSTAR||Fatal accident near Builth Wells, Wales||Under investigation|
|15 Sep 2016||G-LFIX||SPITFIRE IXT||Landing gear collapse on landing at Sywell Aerodrome, Northamptonshire||Under investigation|
|14 Aug 2016||G-ARNZ||DRUINE D.31 TURBULENT||Aircraft ditched in the sea during airshow near Herne Bay, Kent||Under investigation|
|02 Aug 2016||D-ETDK||BREEZER B600E||Loss of control at Lochnell Castle, Oban, Argyll||Consultation stage|
|28 Jul 2016||G-MEPU||ROTORSPORT UK MT-03||Fatal accident at Turweston Aerodrome, Buckinghamshire||Consultation stage|
|21 Jul 2016||G-VLCC||SCHLEICHER ASW 27-18 E||Fatal accident at Southwood Farm, Bradley, Hampshire||Consultation stage|
|19 Jul 2016||G-SCIP||SOCATA TB20||Nosewheel collapse on landing at Sleap Airfield, Shropshire||Under investigation|
|18 Jul 2016||G-AXLZ||PIPER L18C||Loss of control on takeoff at Shoreham Airport, West Sussex||Under investigation|
|17 Jul 2016||HA-PPC||SUD SA-313B ALOUETTE II||Fatal accident at Breighton Aerodrome, Yorkshire||Consultation stage|
|16 Jul 2016||G-CBFA||DIAMOND DA 40||Nosewheel collapse on landing at Old Warden, Bedfordshire||Scheduled for Publication - AAIB Bulletin 3/2017|
|08 Jul 2016||G-YAKB||YAK-52||Fatal accident near Dinton, Wiltshire||Under investigation|
|30 Jun 2016||G-EZEW||AIRBUS A319-111||Inadvertent flap retraction on departure from Bristol Airport||Under investigation|
|26 Jun 2016||N276AY||AIRBUS A330-300||Smoke and evacuation on stand at London Heathrow Airport||Under investigation|
|30 May 2016||G-MYES||RANS S6-ESD (MODIFIED)||Fatal accident near Shifnal Aerodrome, Shropshire||Under investigation|
|30 Apr 2016||G-BNSO||SLINGSBY T67M MKII||Fatal accident at Whitwell Grange cottage, Whitwell, North Yorkshire||Consultation stage|
|20 Mar 2016||G-CDNR||IKARUS C42 FB100||Fatal accident near Burrows Lane, Middle Stoke, Kent||Consultation stage|
|04 Mar 2016||G-COBO||ATR 72-212 A||Pitch trim issue en route Manchester to Guernsey, diverted to East Midlands||Published - AAIB Bulletin 2/2017|
|29 Dec 2015||G-BYRX||WESTLAND SCOUT AH1||Loss of control at about 30 ft near Barn Farm, Ruddington, Nottinghamshire||Published - AAIB Bulletin 2/2017|
|22 Aug 2015||G-BXFI*||HAWKER HUNTER T7||Fatal accident near Shoreham Airport, Sussex||Scheduled for Publication - 03/03/17|
Under investigation – the investigation is underway and includes the drafting of the report prior to consultation.
Consultation stage - when an investigation is largely complete and a confidential draft report has been sent out for consultation under Regulation 12(1) and EU Regulation 996/2010 Article 16. The consultation process includes the time taken to consider representations and amend the draft report prior to publication.
Publication scheduled – the report has been approved for publication by the Chief Inspector of Air Accidents and is scheduled for publication.
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