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10 worst accidents in North America
Last updated: 17 January 2022

List of the 10 worst aviation occurrences (including criminal occurrences), excluding ground fatalities, including collision fatalities.

fat. date type registration operator location pic cat
271 25-MAY-1979DC-10-10 N110AA American Airlines USA A1
260 12-NOV-2001Airbus A300B4-605R N14053 American Airlines USA A1
256 12-DEC-1985DC-8-63CF N950JW Arrow Air Canada A1
230 17-JUL-1996Boeing 747-131 N93119 TWA USA A1
229 02-SEP-1998MD-11 HB-IWF Swissair Canada A1
167 31-MAR-1986Boeing 727-264 XA-MEM Mexicana Mexico   A1
154 16-AUG-1987DC-9-82 (MD-82) N312RC Northwest Airlines USA A1
145 09-JUL-1982Boeing 727-235 N4737 Pan Am USA A1
137 25-SEP-1978Boeing 727-214 N533PS PSA USA A1
134 02-AUG-1985Lockheed L-1011 TriStar 1 N726DA Delta Air Lines USA A1