Sunday, June 4, 2017

Lancair Legacy 2000, N169BZ, DA Leasing LLC: Accident occurred June 04, 2017 near Georgetown Municipal Airport (KGTU), Georgetown, Williamson County, Texas

The National Transportation Safety Board did not travel to the scene of this accident.

Additional Participating Entity
Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; San Antonio, Texas

Aviation Accident Preliminary Report - National Transportation Safety Board:

DA Leasing LLC:

NTSB Identification: CEN17LA239 
14 CFR Part 91: General Aviation
Accident occurred Sunday, June 04, 2017 in Georgetown, TX
Aircraft: LEVY ADAM V LEGACY 2000, registration: N169BZ
Injuries: 2 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 4, 2017, about 1609 central daylight time, an amateur-built Lancair Legacy 2000, N169BZ, sustained substantial damage during a forced landing following a loss of engine power during cruise flight near Georgetown, Texas. The pilot and passenger were not injured. The airplane received damage to its wings and fuselage when the landing gear separated from the airplane. The aircraft was registered to DA Leasing LLC and operated by the pilot under the provisions of 14 Code of Federal Regulations Part 91 as a personal flight. Visual meteorological conditions prevailed for the flight, which was not on a flight plan. The local flight originated from the Georgetown Municipal Airport (GTU), Georgetown, Texas about 1540.

GEORGETOWN, Texas  (KXAN) — A small plane crashed into a Georgetown field Sunday afternoon, said the Georgetown Police Department. The pilot and one passenger were not injured.

Police said the plane – a Lancair Legacy – went down in the field near the area of Sudduth Drive and Industrial Park Circle.

A spokesperson for the Federal Aviation Administration said that the pilot declared an emergency with an engine issue and force landed in the field.

There was no word on where the plane had taken off or where it was going.

The  Federal Aviation Administration and Georgetown Police are investigating.

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