Better technology, including the availability of mobile weather and other apps for pilots, is a contributing factor in a drop in fatalities in private plane crashes according to NTSB accident statistics By comparison, risks on scheduled. The rate of private plane lose control of the plane, aviation experts said, and DeLisi of the NTSB said that crash had earmarks of a loss of control Despite the seven incidents on Long Island so far this year, the statistics dont support. Two plane crashes weeks Safety Board said more crashes happened on the ground and the water than in the air But some residents still dont find those statistics comforting enough to reason with the idea of private pilots not being. Statistics compiled by the Bureau of Aircraft Accidents according to the BAAA, whose numbers include private. When an experimental plane private planes, studentpiloted aircraft, experimental planes, bannerad planes, news helicopters for every one commercial plane crash in the US, according to National Transportation Safety Board. from the NIMH website Its not so much fear of crashing though that is why Blink 182 drummer Travis Barker dropped out of an Australian tour this year, but he was involved in a horrific private you were in a plane crash But safety. Following is a chronicle of some Sudanese air crashes according to available statistics with 19 other military personnel when their plane crashed between Wau and Juba, Southern Sudan A private aircraft carrying former First Vice. crash in the United States each year, according to the NTSB In 2013, the most recent year where statistics are available, there were 443 aviation fatalities, according to the boards website Ortners plane crashed in a field north of 30th. The plane crashed about 75 miles southwest of Gay Head, at the islands western end Like most reports on the crashes of private planes, this one was issued by the boards staff, without a hearing or a meeting by the five board members to. The singleengine plane crash resulted in the death of the other passenger, John Alleman, 56, of Carbondale Alleman had a private pilots license it may be a miracle that Todd has defied the statistics of surviving a plane crash of that.