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Irwin Mitchell Aviation Case History

Heavy airliner cases
2010

Aero Caribbean Flight 883
ATR72 - Crash en-route (Cuba)

Airblue Flight 202
Airbus A321 - Crash during approach (Pakistan)

United Airlines Flight UA935
Boeing 777 - In-flight upset (Atlantic Ocean)

Afriqiyah Airways Flight 8U771
Airbus A330 - Crash during approach (Libya)

Pamir Airways Flight 112
Antonov AN-24 - Crash en-route (Afghanistan)

Ethiopian Airlines Flight 409
Boeing 737 - Crash after take-off (Lebanon)

2009

Bangkok Airways Flight 266
ATR 72 - Crash on landing (Thailand)

Yemenia Airways Flight 626
Airbus A310 - Crash into the sea (Comoros)

Turkish Airways Flight 1951
Boeing 737 - Crash on approach (Netherlands)

Air France Flight AF447
Airbus A330 - Crash (Atlantic Ocean)

2008

Continental Airlines Flight 1404
Boeing 737 - Crash on take off (USA)

XL Airways Flight 888T
Airbus A320 - Crash on approach (France)

Qantas Flight QF72
Airbus A330 - In-flight upset (Australia)

Sriwijaya Air Flight 290
Boeing 737 - Crash on landing (Indonesia)

Itek Air Flight 6895
Boeing 737 - Crash on approach (Kyrgyzstan)

Spanair Flight JK 5022
MD-82 - Crash during take-off (Spain)

Sudan Airways Flight 109
Airbus A310 - Crash on landing (Sudan)

Santa Barbara Airlines 518
ATR 42 - Crash into mountain (Venezuela)

TACA Airlines Flight 390
Airbus A320 - Crash on landing (Honduras)

British Airways Flight 038
Boeing 777 - Crash during approach (England)

2007

AtlasJet Flight 4023
MD-83 - Crash during approach (Turkey)

Kenya Airways Flight KQ507
Boeing 737 - Crash after take-off (Cameroon)

XL Airways Flight 120
Boeing 767 - Fumes in cabin (Atlantic Ocean)

2006

Sibir Airlines Flight 778
Airbus A310 - Crash on landing (Russia)

2001

American Airlines
Boeing 767 - World Trade Centre attacks (USA)

United Airlines
Boeing 757 - World Trade Centre attacks (USA)

1997

British Airways Flight BA 6708
Boeing 757 - Rapid decompression (Egypt – London)

Bangladesh Biman Airlines
Fokker F28 - Crash on approach (Bangladesh)

1989

British Midland Flight 92
Boeing 737 - Crash on approach (England)

1988

PanAm Flight 103
Boeing 747 - Bomb (Scotland)

1985

British Airtours Flight 28M
Boeing 737 - Crash on take off (England)

Business jet and twin turbo-prop cases
2009

Aereotuy
Cessna 208B - Crash on take off (Venezuela)

2008

Mexican Government 
Learjet 45 - Crash on approach (Mexico)

Air Serv International
Beechcraft 1900 - Crash en-route (DRC)

Southern Sudan Air Connection
Beechcraft 1900 - Crash en-route (Sudan)

Complete Charter Services
Cessna Citation - Crash after take-off (England)

Helicopter and light aircraft cases
2010

Air Nasca
Cessna 185 - Engine failure (Peru)

2007

Irish Helicopters
AS350 - Crash en-route (Ireland)

Creative Helicopters
AS350 - Crash on take off (France)

2006

Helicsa, Tenerife
Sikorsky s61 - Rotor blade failure (Spain)

2003

Aero Contractors (helos)
AS365 - Tail rotor failure (Nigeria)

Nyika Safari Company
Cessna 206 - Crash en-route (Malawi)

2002

Bristow Helicopters
Sikorsky S76A - Rotor blade failure (England)

Military aircraft cases
2008

Royal Air Force
AS350 - Mid air collision (England)

2007

Royal Air Force
Puma HC Mk1 - Crash into terrain (England)

Royal Air Force
Puma HC Mk1 - Crash on landing (Iraq)

2006

Royal Air Force
Nimrod MR2 - Mid air explosion (Afghanistan)

2003

Army Air Corp
Gazelle AH.1 - Crash en-route (Ireland)

2002

Army Air Corp
Lynx AH.1 - Crash on landing (England)

Royal Air Force
Puma HC Mk1 - Crash on landing (England)

2001

Army Air Corp
Lynx AH.1 - Crash en-route (England)

1994

Royal Air Force
Boeing Chinook - Crash into mountain (Scotland)

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