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Welcome to the Website of the AAIB

The UK Air Accidents Investigation Branch (AAIB) is part of the Department for Transport and is responsible for the investigation of civil aircraft accidents and serious incidents within the UK and its overseas territories.

Jet Engine The purpose of the AAIB is:

To improve aviation safety by determining the causes of air accidents and serious incidents and making safety recommendations intended to prevent recurrence
...It is not to apportion blame or liability.

Keith Conradi, Chief Inspector

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Reporting an Accident

To report an accident/incident:
01252 512299 (24hr)


General Enquiries:
01252 510300

Press Enquiries:
020 7944 3118
020 7944 4292 (24hr)

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