Monday, September 10, 2018

Cirrus SR22, N669HT: Accident occurred September 08, 2018 at Mason City Municipal Airport (KMCW), Cerro Gordo County, Iowa

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; Des Moines, Iowa

Minniowa Distributing Inc

https://registry.faa.gov/N669HT

NTSB Identification: GAA18CA545
14 CFR Part 91: General Aviation
Accident occurred Saturday, September 08, 2018 in Mason City, IA
Aircraft: Cirrus SR22, registration: N669HT

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.


During hand prop of engine, aircraft struck hangar.

Date: 08-SEP-18
Time: 18:30:00Z
Regis#: N669HT
Aircraft Make: CIRRUS
Aircraft Model: SR22
Event Type: INCIDENT
Highest Injury: UNKNOWN
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: UNKNOWN
Activity: UNKNOWN
Flight Phase: STANDING (STD)
Operation: 91
City: MASON CITY
State: IOWA

5 comments:

Anonymous said...

YouTube video footage of the runaway plane after the failed hand-prop.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7KpOg9Ci284

Anonymous said...

Judging by the spinning prop and rapidly accelerating plane, I think hand propping succeeded.

Anonymous said...

NTSB needs to change their wording to:
NTSB investigators will use data provided by various entities, including, but not limited to, the Federal Aviation Administration and/or the operator, Social Media including but not limited to Facebook, Instagram, Youtube, Google, and will not travel in support of this investigation to prepare this aircraft accident report.

Anonymous said...

Surprised he didn't pop the chute....

Anonymous said...

I guess that postponing the flight in order the charge the battery was clearly out of the question.