List of accidents and incidents involving airliners by location

This list of accidents and incidents on airliners by location summarizes airline accidents by states location, airline company with flight number, date, and cause.

It is also available grouped

For alternative, more exhaustive lists, see:

Airlines often seem to be remembered by their worst accidents and incidents. In that sense this list presents a good overview. While all the accidents and incidents in this list are noteworthy, not all involve fatalities.

If the aircraft crashed on land, it will be listed under a continent and a country. If the aircraft crashed on a body of water, it will be listed under that body of water.

Africa

Algeria

Angola

Benin

Canary Islands, Spain

Cameroon

Chad

Côte d'Ivoire

Democratic Republic of the Congo

Egypt

Liberia

Libya

Niger

Nigeria

Rwanda

and an emergency landing was made in Kigali on 12 November 2009, killing one passenger. The accident is currently under investigation.

South Africa

Sudan

Togo

Zimbabwe

Antarctica

Asia

Afghanistan

Armenia

Bahrain

People's Republic of China

Georgia

Hong Kong SAR

Guam (United States)

India

Indonesia

Iran

Japan

Malaysia

Pakistan

Philippines

Qatar

Saudi Arabia

Singapore

Sri Lanka

Republic of China (Taiwan)

Thailand

United Arab Emirates

South China Sea

Various countries

Central America and the Caribbean

Costa Rica

Dominican Republic

Guatemala

Honduras

Panama

Puerto Rico

Montserrat

Europe

Belgium

Bulgaria

Croatia

Czech Republic

Denmark

France

Germany

Greece

Ireland

Italy

Luxembourg

Netherlands

Norway

Poland

Portugal

Romania

Russia

Serbia

Slovakia

Slovenia

Spain

Sweden

Turkey

Ukraine

United Kingdom

Various countries

International waters

The following accidents and incidents occurred in international waters; that is, more than 12 nautical miles (22 km; 14 mi) off the coast of any territory.

Atlantic Ocean

Indian Ocean

Pacific Ocean

Oceania

Australia

New Zealand

North America

Canada

United States

South America

Argentina

Brazil

Chile

Colombia

Ecuador

Peru

Surinam

Uruguay

Venezuela

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