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Aviation Accident Database and Synopses
   Overview
The Aviation Accident Database and Synopses is an archive of civil aviation accident records maintained by the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB). The archive covers all accidents within the United States, its territories and possessions, and in international waters. Each accident record describes the aircraft, operations, personnel, environmental conditions, probable cause, contributing factors, and consequences.

Available data include aviation accidents by aircraft, operations, personnel, environmental conditions, consequences, the probable cause, and contributing factors.

Visit NTSB's Aviation Accident Database and Synopses and FAAs Aviation Safety Information Analysis and Sharing (ASIAS) System.
   Coverage
Aviation Accident Database and Synopses covers the United States, its territories and possessions, and international waters.
   Availability
 
 
First Year1982
Last Year2002
FrequencyDaily
 
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   Related Links
 
Aviation Safety Reporting System
NTSB Aviation Accidents Statistics
 
 
   Data Source and Contacts
 
Data Provider AgencyNational Transportation Safety Board
Data Provider OfficeAviation Office
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