Saturday, December 14, 2019

Parsons Two Place #1, N446PS: Accident occurred December 08, 2019 in Naguabo, Puerto Rico

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; San Juan 

Rotorcraft experienced rudder failure and crashed into a wooded area. 

https://registry.faa.gov/N446PS

Date: 08-DEC-19
Time: 18:36:00Z
Regis#: N446PS
Aircraft Make: EXPERIMENTAL
Aircraft Model: PARSONS TWO PLACE
Event Type: ACCIDENT
Highest Injury: SERIOUS
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: SUBSTANTIAL
Activity: PERSONAL
Flight Phase: UNKNOWN (UNK)
Operation: 91
City: NAGUABO
State: PUERTO RICO

Un girocóptero se accidentó durante la tarde de hoy, domingo, en una zona boscosa del barrio Mariana de Naguabo, informó el Negociado de la Policía mediante comunicación escrita.

De acuerdo al informe suscrito por el agente Francisco J. Colón, el accidente se reportó cerca de las 2:00 de la tarde en la carretera 973, ramal 9914. El piloto del girocóptero Luis Ortiz Rivera, de 47 años, despegó del aeropuerto de Ceiba y cayó en la mencionada área luego de sufrir lo que se presume fue uno o varios desperfectos mecánicos.

El piloto, cuya identidad no fue revelada, fue atendido por personal de emergencias médicas y transportado a un hospital del área de Fajardo con lo que se cree fueron heridas de cuidado en la espalda.

Agentes adscritos al distrito de Naguabo tienen a su cargo la investigación.

https://www.elnuevodia.com

2 comments:

  1. A gyrocopter crashed on Sunday afternoon in a wooded area in the Mariana neighborhood of Naguabo, the Police Bureau said in written communication.

    According to the report signed by the agent Francisco J. Colón, the accident was reported at about 2:00 p.m. on Highway 973, branch 9914. The pilot of the 47-year-old Luis Ortiz Rivera gyrocopter took off from the airport of Ceiba and fell into the aforementioned area after suffering what is presumed was one or more mechanical damage.

    The pilot, whose identity was not revealed, was treated by medical emergency personnel and transported to a hospital in the Fajardo area, with what is believed to have been injured in the back.

    Agents assigned to the Naguabo district are in charge of the investigation.

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  2. Contradiction: The pilot of the 47-year-old Luis Ortiz Rivera gyrocopter took off from the airport of Ceiba and fell into the aforementioned area after suffering what is presumed was one or more mechanical damage.

    The pilot, whose identity was not revealed.

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