Sunday, May 28, 2017

Dickey E-Racer, N24ER: Accident occurred May 28, 2017 at Mojave Air and Space Port (KMHV), Kern County, California

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; Van Nuys, California

http://registry.faa.gov/N24ER

Aircraft forced landed and flipped over.

Date: 28-MAY-17
Time: 19:01:00Z
Regis#: N24ER
Aircraft Make: EXPERIMENTAL
Aircraft Model: E RACER
Event Type: ACCIDENT
Highest Injury: SERIOUS
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: SUBSTANTIAL
Activity: UNKNOWN
Flight Phase: LANDING (LDG)
City: MOJAVE
State: CALIFORNIA





MOJAVE, Calif. - UPDATE: According to  Federal Aviation Administration officials, the plane is a single-engine home-built Haguewood Racer. It is still not known at the this time how it crashed. 

We also still don't know the condition of the pilot at this time, who was reportedly the only person on board the plane at the time of the crash. 

The Federal Aviation Administration and the National Transportation Safety Board are investigating. 


A plane has crashed at the Mojave Airport.

A person who answered the phone at the Mojave Airport confirmed there was a crash and said the fire department and an ambulance were on scene. 

Initial reports are that it is a single-engine plane with one person on board. 

Original article can be found here: http://www.turnto23.com

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