Accident Data

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Investigation​​​ and Recommendations Database Search

CAROL (Case Analysis and Reporting Online) allows you to search investigations and recommendations data across all modes.

For more information on CAROL, including details on the data structure, see the CAROL help page​.

​Download the Census of US Civil Aviation Accidents

Downloadable data sets of aviation accident data are available for public use.

Data sets for 1962 through 1981 (see the file) and from 1982 to the present (see the file) ​are available for download.

Coding manuals, data definitions, and other metadata for different generations of the census are also available for download​.

​General Aviation Accident Dashboard

​​The General Aviation Accident Dashboard​ provides summary statistics, investigative findings and safety recommendations for general aviation accidents from 2012 through 2021. 

Monthly Lists of Aviation Accidents

A monthly list of aviation accidents​ is also available.