Period Area Update rate Last update Source
Jan-Dec EUROCONTROL Area Annually 28-April-2017 EUROCONTROL
Please note that the 2016 data is still preliminary (P).

Accidents (fixed wing, weight > 2250 kg MTOW)

According to the preliminary data, there were 67 accidents in the EUROCONTROL area in 2016 of which 15 were fatal.
There was no reported accident with direct ATM contribution in 2016 (P), compared to one reported accident with direct ATM contribution in 2015 (non fatal ground collision).

ATM related incidents

The preliminary data for 2016 indicates that the number of reported risk bearing SMIs (Severity A+B) increased in 2016. Overall, 12.5% of all reported SMIs in 2016 were categorised as risk bearing which represents an increase on 2015 (10.3%).
Following the increase in 2015, the number of reported risk bearing UPAs (Severity A+B) decreased in 2016 (P). As a result, the share of risk bearing UPAs decreased from 2.0% to 1.7% in 2016.

ATM Specific Occurrences (ATM-S)

The reported risk bearing RIs (Severity A+B) increased in 2016 (P). At the same time, the share of risk bearing RIs decreased from 6.7% to 6.0% in 2016 (P).
The total number of risk bearing ATM-S decreased notably in 2016 (P).