Friday, July 17, 2020

Cessna 172R Skyhawk, N9559D: Accident occurred July 12, 2020 at Buchanan Field Airport (KCCR), Concord, California

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; Oakland, California

https://registry.faa.gov/N9559D

NTSB Identification: WPR20CA219
14 CFR Part 91: General Aviation
Accident occurred Sunday, July 12, 2020 in Concord, CA
Aircraft: Cessna 172, registration: N9559D

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.


Aircraft landed and veered off runway hitting a sign.

Date: 12-JUL-20
Time: 19:00:00Z
Regis#: N9559D
Aircraft Make: CESSNA
Aircraft Model: 172R
Event Type: ACCIDENT
Highest Injury: NONE
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: SUBSTANTIAL
Activity: PERSONAL
Flight Phase: LANDING (LDG)
Operation: 91
City: CONCORD
State: CALIFORNIA

5 comments:

  1. !!!! NTSB docket on N8JR Dale Earnhardt, Jr accident was filed 13 July 2020 and has analysis of the approach and landing that deserves an update in KR !!!!

    Approach and landing analysis (worth the read):
    https://dms.ntsb.gov/public/64000-64499/64015/637211.pdf

    Full docket link can be found in post here:
    https://www.pprune.org/biz-jets-ag-flying-ga-etc/624645-dale-earnhardt-jr-cessna-citation-c680-latitude-crash-4.html#post10839543

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    1. Very interesting well worth "The read" thank you

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    2. Definitely pilot error. A friend's father used to fly for a racing family and is well familiar with this mountain approach for that runway. The speed speaks for itself when crossing the second hill.

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  2. Updated KR with the N8JR update is at:

    http://www.kathrynsreport.com/2020/07/cessna-680a-citation-latitude-n8jr.html

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