Wednesday, September 23, 2020

Air Tractor AT-802A, N836MM: Fatal accident occurred September 22, 2020 in Emmett, Gem County, Idaho

Ricky Fulton


Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; Boise, Idaho

Aircraft conducting firefighting operations crashed in a ravine under unknown circumstances. 

Aero S.E.A.T. Inc


Date: 22-SEP-20
Time: 00:30:00Z
Regis#: N836MM
Aircraft Make: AIR TRACTOR
Aircraft Model: AT802
Event Type: ACCIDENT
Highest Injury: FATAL
Total Fatal: 1
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: SUBSTANTIAL
Activity: FIREFIGHTING
Flight Phase: MANEUVERING (MNV)
Operation: 133
City: EMMETT
State: IDAHO

Those who may have information that might be relevant to the National Transportation Safety Board investigation may contact them by email eyewitnessreport@ntsb.gov, and any friends and family who want to contact investigators about the accident should email assistance@ntsb.gov.

3 comments:

  1. A tough job. A very tough job.
    Thanks for your service fighting fires, Pilot Fulton!

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  2. Way too many Ag and firefighter pilot losses this year! Thank you for your service to saving humanity. So sorry for the family of this firefighter hero.

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