NTSB Identification: GAA17CA020
14 CFR Part 91: General Aviation
Accident occurred Tuesday, October 11, 2016 in Lowell, AR
Aircraft: REMOS AIRCRAFT GMBH REMOS GX, registration: N27GX
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.
ADVENTURE FLIGHT AVIATION INC: http://registry.faa.gov/N27GX
FAA Flight Standards District Office: FAA Little Rock FSDO-11
AIRCRAFT ON TAKEOFF, STRUCK TREES OFF THE END OF THE RUNWAY, NEAR LOWELL, ARKANSAS
Aircraft Make: REMOS
Aircraft Model: GX
Event Type: Accident
Highest Injury: None
Flight Phase: TAKEOFF (TOF)
AIRCRAFT: 2008 Remos Aircraft GMBH GX Light Sport SN# 264 N27GX
ENGINE: Rotax 912 ULS SN# 5651.352
PROPELLER: Unknown composite – destroyed
APPROXIMATE TOTAL HOURS (estimated TT & TSMO from logbooks or other information):
ENGINE: Estimated at 750 TTSN
PROPELLER: Estimated at 750 TTSN
AIRFRAME: Estimated at 750 TTSN
OTHER EQUIPMENT: PFD & MFD EFIS units, Garmin SL-30, GMA-340 Audio panel, Garmin 695, GTX-327 transponder, unknown intercom.
DESCRIPTION OF ACCIDENT: On 10/11/2016 aircraft struck trees on takeoff and crashed
DESCRIPTION OF DAMAGES: Extensive damage to fuselage, wings and tail. Cabin ripped open, landing gear torn out, windshield broken.
LOCATION OF AIRCRAFT: Dawson Aircraft in Clinton, AR.
REMARKS: Lightsport Airworthiness Certificate, No hobbs meter with digital tach so unable to energize for actual time, times noted are estimated. Avionics in aircraft, indoor storage.
Read more here: http://www.avclaims.com/N27GX.htm