Thursday, October 13, 2016

Remos GX, Adventure Flight Aviation Inc., N27GX: Accident occurred October 11, 2016 in Lowell, Benton County, Arkansas

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 

Date: 11-OCT-16
Time: 17:00:00Z
Regis#: N27GX
Aircraft Make: REMOS
Aircraft Model: GX
Event Type: Accident
Highest Injury: None
Damage: Substantial
Flight Phase: TAKEOFF (TOF)
City: LOWELL
State: Arkansas










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

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