ICD-10-CM Code Y08.81

Assault by crashing of aircraft

Version 2020 Non-Billable Code

Not Valid for Submission

Y08.81 is a "header" nonspecific and non-billable code code, consider using a code with a higher level of specificity for a diagnosis of assault by crashing of aircraft. The code is NOT valid for the year 2020 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

ICD-10:Y08.81
Short Description:Assault by crashing of aircraft
Long Description:Assault by crashing of aircraft

Consider the following ICD-10 codes with a higher level of specificity:

Index of External Cause of Injuries

References found for the code Y08.81 in the External Cause of Injuries Index:

    • Assault(homicidal) (by) (in)
      • crashing of
        • aircraft
    • Crash
      • aircraft (in transit) (powered)
        • stated as
          • homicide (attempt)

Code Classification

  • External causes of morbidity and mortality (V01–Y98)
    • Assault (X92-Y09)
      • Assault by other specified means (Y08)

Code History

  • FY 2016 - New Code, effective from 10/1/2015 through 9/30/2016
    (First year ICD-10-CM implemented into the HIPAA code set)
  • FY 2017 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2016 through 9/30/2017
  • FY 2018 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2017 through 9/30/2018
  • FY 2019 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2018 through 9/30/2019
  • FY 2020 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2019 through 9/30/2020