Aircraft Accident

What is Aircraft Accident?

Aircraft Accident meaning in Safety terms is

  • An unplanned event that does substantial damage or causes serious injuries when associated with the operation of applicable aircraft. Event occurs between the time engine(s) is (are) started or rotors turning for the purpose of commencing flight, until the aircraft comes to rest with engines and propellers or rotors stopped, the brakes set or wheel chocks in place, and all persons have disembarked. 


reference: Glossary A – Z | National Wildfire Coordinating Group