Air accident monthly bulletin May 2014
The monthly bulletin is a compilation of AAIB reports.
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May Bulletin 5/2014
Special Bulletins / Interim Reports
This section contains Special Bulletins and Interim Reports that have been published since the last AAIB monthly bulletin.
AAIB Field Investigations
A field investigation is an independent investigation in which AAIB investigators collect, record and analyse evidence.
The process may include, attending the scene of the accident or serious incident; interviewing witnesses; reviewing documents, procedures and practices; examining aircraft wreckage or components; and analysing recorded data.
The investigation, which can take a number of months to complete, will conclude with a published report.
Commercial Air Transport - Fixed wing
- Cessna T303 (N289CW), struck the sea during final approach to Runway 09 at Jersey Airport, 4 September 2013
Sport Aviation / Balloons
- Pegasus XLR (G-MVKM), microlight struck power cables and crashed, Stourton, West Midlands, 6 October 2013
AAIB Correspondence Investigations
These are reports on accidents and incidents which were not subject to a Field Investigation.
They are wholly, or largely, based on information provided by the aircraft commander in an Aircraft Accident Report Form (AARF) and in some cases additional information from other sources.
The accuracy of the information provided cannot be assured.