Incident

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Term incident
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serious incident

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Definition

An occurrence, other than an accident, associated with the operation of an aircraft which affects or could affect the safety of operation.

Definition Source

ICAO, Official definition,

ANNEX 11 Air Traffic Services 2001,

ANNEX 13 Aircraft Accident and Incident Investigation 2010

Note

"The types of incidents which are of main interest to the International Civil Aviation Organization for accident prevention studies are listed in Attachment C of Annex 13" (same source).