Monday, May 16, 2016

Cameron Balloons US Z-150, N6952D: Accident occurred May 13,2016 in Edmond, Oklahoma County, Oklahoma

FAA Flight Standards District Office: FAA Oklahoma City FSDO-15

NTSB Identification: CEN16LA183
14 CFR Part 91: General Aviation
Accident occurred Friday, May 13, 2016 in Edmond, OK
Aircraft: CAMERON BALLOONS US Z-150, registration: N6952D
Injuries: 1 Serious, 5 Minor.

This is preliminary information, subject to change, and may contain errors. Any errors in this report will be corrected when the final report has been completed. NTSB investigators may not have traveled in support of this investigation and used data provided by various sources to prepare this aircraft accident report.

On May 13, 2016, about 0750 central daylight time, a Cameron Balloon US Z-150, N6952D, collided with trees and the terrain during a landing in Edmond, Oklahoma. The pilot and four passengers received minor injuries. One passenger was seriously injured. The balloon received substantial damage to the envelope. The balloon was registered to a private individual and was operated by OKC Balloons Aloft as a sightseeing flight under the provisions of 14 Code of Federal Regulations Part 91. Visual meteorological conditions prevailed and no flight plan was filed. The local flight originated about 0700.

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