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Category: Airplane Accidents

August 23, 2017 Airplane Accidents

How to Reduce the Risk of Airplane Accidents in New York

Although airplane accidents in New York are rare, they do occur; and when they do, they can have devastating consequences on the lives of the victims. According to statistics, the probability of getting killed on a non-stop airline flight are 1 in every 29.4 million. The number of fatalities per 1,000,000 flight hours is 12.25,… read more

February 26, 2017 Airplane Accidents

LONG ISLAND: Three People Killed In Plane Accident In Suffolk County

THREE PEOPLE KILLED IN SMALL PLANE CRASH LONG ISLAND, NEW YORK (February 26, 2017) – Police are continuing to investigate a fatal plane crash that took place at the Gabreski Airport in Suffolk County, according to ABC 7 News. The pilot and two passengers are among the deceased. The FAA has not released the name… read more

February 26, 2017 Airplane Accidents

LONG ISLAND: Crash at Gabreski Airport Kills 3 People After Plane Was Practicing Landing

THREE PEOPLE KILLED IN SMALL PLANE CRASH LONG ISLAND, NEW YORK (February 26, 2017) – The FAA is investigating a small plane crash that left 3 people dead, according to ABC News. The police are saying that the pilot was practicing take offs and landings at the time of the accident. Take offs and landings… read more

February 26, 2017 Airplane Accidents

WESTHAMPTON: Plane Crash In Long Island At Gabreski Airport Leaves 3 People Dead

THREE PEOPLE KILLED IN SMALL PLANE CRASH LONG ISLAND, NEW YORK (February 26, 2017) – Police are investigating a small plane crash that took place just before Sunday morning, according to ABC News. The FAA has said that the pilot was practicing take offs and landings when the accident took place. The names of the… read more

February 26, 2017 Airplane Accidents

WESTHAMPTON: 3 People Killed In Plane Crash After Pilot Was Practicing Landings and Take Offs

THREE PEOPLE KILLED IN SMALL PLANE CRASH LONG ISLAND, NEW YORK (February 26, 2017) – Three people were killed after a small plane crashed into trees Sunday morning in Westhampton, according to ABC 7 News. The accident took place at the Gabreski Airport In Suffolk County. The FAA has not yet released the names of… read more

January 19, 2017 Airplane Accidents,Personal Injury,Personal Injury FAQs

FAQs about Aviation Accidents and Personal Injury in New York

According to statistics, the number of fatalities per million flight hours is 12.25. The survival rate of passengers on a fatal airplane crash is 24%. When it comes to causes of fatal airplane crashes, pilot errors (weather, mechanical and others) make up a total of 53%, while mechanical failures make up 20%. Other causes include… read more

June 23, 2016 Airplane Accidents,Personal Injury

How to Reduce the Likelihood of an Aviation Accident

According to the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB), in 2014, there was an increase of approximately 15% in the number of fatal general aviation accidents, going up to 253 from 222 in 2013. Approximately 85% of general aviation flights have a non-commercial purpose. No-engine aircrafts have the highest rate of accidents and the mortality rate… read more

May 13, 2015 Airplane Accidents

Plane Skids Off Runway at LaGuardia

Because commercial airplanes are such large and complicated pieces of machinery, any deviation from normal operations can be dangerous. Aviation experts often look at various categories of cases, including the most perilous kinds of failure-related crashes and landing problems. Still, some airplane accidents can occur on the runway before the plane ever gets off the… read more

March 31, 2014 Airplane Accidents

LaGuardia: Plane, Truck “Bump” – Accidents and Back Injuries

On behalf of Rosenberg, Minc, Falkoff & Wolff, LLP Even minor aviation safety incidents are carefully tracked and documented, and get a lot of public attention as FAA heads and other public officials look at increasing safety for air travel. One example is a procedural mistake at New York’s La Guardia airport, where CNN affiliates… read more