Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Cessna 421B Golden Eagle, N421WL: Accident occurred June 09, 2019 in Moriarty, Torrance County, New Mexico

https://registry.faa.gov/N421WL

NTSB Identification: GAA19CA335
14 CFR Part 91: General Aviation
Accident occurred Sunday, June 09, 2019 in Moriarty, NM
Aircraft: Cessna 421, registration: N421WL

NTSB investigators will use data provided by various entities, including, but not limited to, the Federal Aviation Administration and/or the operator, and will not travel in support of this investigation to prepare this aircraft accident report.

Icon A5, N84CJ: Accident occurred June 24, 2019 on Okanagan Lake, British Columbia, Canada

International Air Services Inc Trustee

https://registry.faa.gov/N84CJ


Pilot and passenger.

Police say the pilot did not go through the proper checklist for landing and the wheels were still down. He made contact with the water and crashed.










The plane overturned around 5 p.m. police say the crash landing happened because the aircraft wheels were still down when landing on the water and the pilot didn’t follow proper landing protocol.

Kelowna RCMP have identified the pilot as a 72-year-old Alberta man. He and his passenger, a 59-year-old man were transported to hospital with non-life threatening injuries after overturning their Icon A5 plane near Sunnyside Road in West Kelowna on Monday evening.

“The crash is not being considered criminal in nature at this time,” RCMP spokesman Cpl. Jesse O’Donaghey said. “As such, RCMP have since notified, and continue to support the Transportation Safety Board of Canada who have launched an investigation into the aviation incident.”

The small, private aircraft has been recovered from Lake Okanagan and has been secured by officials.

Any witnesses of the incident are urged to contact the West Kelowna RCMP at 250-768-2880.

UPDATE 6:45 p.m.

Emergency crews say the plane is not leaking fuel and they are trying to determine their next steps.

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