Date 1 October
Aircraft Cessna 172 S
Location Near Duluth International Airport, Minnesota, US
Description Private IFR flight returning from wedding reception at night crashed into house soon after take-off.
Date 6 October
Aircraft Seamax M-22
Location East Hampton, New York state, US
Description Witness saw a wing separate from amphibious single-pusher engine aeroplane which spiralled into sea.
Date 9 October
Aircraft Edra Aeronáutica Super Petrel 100
Location Jurumirim Dam, São Paulo, Brazil
Description Witnesses saw light sport amphibious aircraft dive into waters of dam.
Date 16 October
Aircraft Cirrus SF50 Vision Jet G2
Location Santa Marta Airport, Colombia
Description Small jet overran runway on take-off, crossing a road and striking a street vendor stand near a beach. Five people on ground injured, including a 3-year-old child who later died. Aircraft occupants uninjured.
Date 18 October
Aircraft Sky 317A
Location Kavak, Capadocia, Turkey
Description Hot air balloon with 30 people onboard was struck by strong winds and crashed. Three people injured in addition to deaths.
Date 27 October
Aircraft Canadair C-415
Location Near Linguaglossa, Italy
Description Firefighting aircraft crashed into side of hill after dropping retardant load.
Date 3 November
Aircraft Let L410
Location 115km ESE Kasese, Democratic Republic of Congo
Description Cargo aircraft went missing during flight. Wreckage discovered 3 days later.
Date 6 November
Aircraft ATR 42-500
Location Near Bukoba Airport, Tanzania
Description Aircraft landed in Lake Victoria short of runway in poor weather.
Date 12 November
Aircraft Boeing B-17G/ Bell P63F Kingcobra
Location Dallas Executive Airport, Texas, US
Description Warbirds collided during airshow flypast, in view of hundreds of spectators. Five on B-17 and pilot of Kingcobra killed.
Date 18 November
Aircraft Cessna 208B Grand Caravan EX
Location Snohomish, Washington state, US
Description Witnesses saw wing detach from aircraft as it fell to ground.
Date 18 November
Aircraft Airbus A320N
Location Jorge Chávez International Airport, Lima, Peru
Description Airliner on domestic flight collided with fire truck on runway during take-off, killing 2 firefighters. Firefighting exercise was under way at time of take-off.
Date 21 November
Aircraft Piper PA-31 Navajo Chieftain
Location Medellin, Colombia
Description Copilot called mayday for engine failure soon after take-off rotation. Aircraft crashed into residential area near airport.
Date 22 November
Aircraft Robinson R44 Astro
Location Charlotte, North Carolina, US
Description TV channel helicopter was training staff meteorologist passenger when it made rapid descent and struck ground near highway.
Date 3 December
Aircraft Piper PA-28-151 Cherokee Warrior
Location Gulf of Mexico, near Venice, Florida, US
Description Aircraft crashed into sea soon after take-off. Australian pilot and family killed.
Date 5 December
Aircraft Beechcraft F33A Bonanza
Location Yukon, Oklahoma, US
Description Aircraft crashed on night time take-off and caught fire.
Date 8 December
Aircraft Cessna A185F Skywagon
Location Tsavo National Park, Kenya
Description Aircraft crashed while mustering cattle.
Date 15 December
Aircraft Beechcraft C90B King Air
Location Near Kaupo, Hawaii
Description Emergency medical service aircraft crashed into sea on night flight to collect patient. Witness saw aircraft begin spiral dive from 8,000 feet.
Date 22 December
Aircraft Airbus A380-842
Location Baku, Azerbaijan
Description Qantas flight to London diverted after indication of smoke in cargo hold. No signs of fire on ground inspection.
Date 30 December
Aircraft Canadair CL-600S Challenger 600
Location Near Venado, Mexico
Description Corporate jet crashed during cruise flight at FL260 under unknown circumstances.
Date 31 December
Aircraft Embraer ERJ-175LR
Location Montgomery regional airport, Alabama, US
Description Baggage handler was ingested into left engine.
Sources: Flight Safety Foundation, Aviation Safety Network, Aviation Herald