Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Vans RV-6A, N822DC: Accident occurred April 17, 2017 at Nash Field Indianola Airport (IA66), Warren County, Iowa (and) Incident occurred July 08, 2016 in Santa Fe, New Mexico

Additional Participating Entity:
Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; Des Moines, Iowa

Aviation Accident Factual Report - National Transportation Safety Board: https://app.ntsb.gov/pdf

Investigation Docket - National Transportation Safety Board: https://dms.ntsb.gov/pubdms


NTSB Identification: GAA17CA238
14 CFR Part 91: General Aviation
Accident occurred Monday, April 17, 2017 in Indianola, IA
Aircraft: CHEUNG DAVID S VANS RV6, registration: N822DC
Injuries: 1 Uninjured.

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

The pilot reported that, he overshot the wet, grass runway during landing and impacted a ditch.

The airplane sustained substantial damage to the engine mount.

The pilot reported that there were no preimpact mechanical failures or malfunctions with the airframe or engine that would have precluded normal operation.

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; Albuquerque, New Mexico

Aircraft on taxi, struck a taxiway light. 

Date: 08-JUL-16

Time: 19:40:00Z
Regis#: N822DC
Aircraft Make: VANS
Aircraft Model: RV6
Event Type: Incident
Highest Injury: None
Damage: Unknown
Flight Phase: TAXI (TXI)
State: New Mexico