Tuesday, June 14, 2016

R-80 Tiger Moth, N8CX: Incident occurred June 06, 2016 in Decatur, Wise County, Texas

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 FAA Flight Standards District Office:  FAA Fort Worth AFW FSDO-19

NTSB Identification: CEN16LA219
14 CFR Part 91: General Aviation
Accident occurred Monday, June 06, 2016 in Decatur, TX
Aircraft: FLOHR DAVID J R 80 TIGER MOTH, registration: N8CX
Injuries: 1 Uninjured.

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 June 6, 2016, about 1730 central daylight time, a Flohr David J R-80 Tiger Moth, N8CX, nosed down during an off airport forced landing in Decatur, Texas, following a loss of engine power. The airline transport rated pilot was not injured. The airplane was substantially damaged. The aircraft was registered to a private individual and was operated under the provisions of 14 Code of Federal Regulations Part 91 as a personal flight. Visual meteorological conditions prevailed for the flight and no flight plan was filed. The local flight originated from a private airstrip.

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