Thursday, November 29, 2018

Pilatus PC-12/45, N552TC and Cessna 172S Skyhawk SP, N976SP: Accident occurred November 28, 2018 at Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport (KIWA), Maricopa County, Arizona

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; Scottsdale, Arizona

Daylight Nightlight EZ Flight LLC

https://registry.faa.gov/N552TC

NTSB Identification: GAA19CA079A
14 CFR Part 135: Air Taxi & Commuter
Accident occurred Wednesday, November 28, 2018 in Mesa, AZ
Aircraft: Pilatus PC12, registration: N552TC

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.

While taxiing N552TC struck taxiing N976SP.

Date: 28-NOV-18
Time: 15:50:00Z
Regis#: N552TC
Aircraft Make: PILATUS
Aircraft Model: PC 12/45
Event Type: INCIDENT
Highest Injury: UNKNOWN
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: UNKNOWN
Activity: UNKNOWN
Flight Phase: TAXI (TXI)
Operation: 91
City: PHOENIX
State: ARIZONA

ATP Aircraft 4 LLC

https://registry.faa.gov/N976SP

NTSB Identification: GAA19CA079B
14 CFR Part 91: General Aviation
Accident occurred Wednesday, November 28, 2018 in Mesa, AZ
Aircraft: Cessna 172, registration: N976SP

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.

While taxiing to parking N976SP was struck by taxiing N552TC.

Date: 28-NOV-18
Time: 15:50:00Z
Regis#: N976SP
Aircraft Make: CESSNA
Aircraft Model: 172S
Event Type: ACCIDENT
Highest Injury: UNKNOWN
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: SUBSTANTIAL
Activity: OTHER
Flight Phase: TAXI (TXI)
Operation: 91
City: PHOENIX
State: ARIZONA






Two small planes collided Wednesday morning at Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport, officials said. 

Two general aviation aircraft were involved in the incident at the airport near Ray and Power roads in Mesa, just before 9:40 a.m., said Ryan Smith, a spokesman for the Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport.  

No injuries or fires of any kind were reported, Smith said. 

The collision left debris scattered over the runway. The wing of one of the small planes was partially cut off and lying on the ground while the propellers of the other were broken and missing. 

The larger of the two planes, a Pilatus PC-12/45, a single-engine turboprop passenger and cargo aircraft, is registered to Daylight Nightlight EZ Flight LLC, a Scottsdale-based company. 

Original article can be found here ➤ https://www.azcentral.com



MESA, AZ (3TV/CBS 5) -- No injuries were reported after two planes collided at Mesa-Gateway Airport Wednesday morning. 

According to Deputy Chief Forrest Smith with Mesa Fire and Medical, two small planes struck each other on the runway just before 9 a.m.

There were seven people on board both planes and luckily no one was injured.

Original article can be found here ➤ https://www.azfamily.com