Saturday, September 26, 2020

Cessna 172K Skyhawk, N84162: Incident occurred September 18, 2020 at Smyrna Airport (KMQY), Rutherford County, Tennessee

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; Nashville, Tennessee

Aircraft landed hard and incurred a propeller strike.

Schmitt Aviation LLC


Date: 18-SEP-20
Time: 16:55:00Z
Regis#: N84162
Aircraft Make: CESSNA
Aircraft Model: 172
Event Type: INCIDENT
Highest Injury: NONE
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: UNKNOWN
Activity: PERSONAL
Flight Phase: LANDING (LDG)
Operation: 91
City: SMYRNA
State: TENNESSEE

Cessna 170, N4019V: Incident occurred September 20, 2020 in San Antonio, Texas

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; San Antonio, Texas

Aircraft was landing, a gust of wind forced landing outside of airport fence and struck the fence. 


Date: 20-SEP-20
Time: 18:34:00Z
Regis#: N4019V
Aircraft Make: CESSNA
Aircraft Model: 170
Event Type: INCIDENT
Highest Injury: NONE
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: UNKNOWN
Activity: PERSONAL
Flight Phase: LANDING (LDG)
Operation: 91
City: SAN ANTONIO
State: TEXAS

Piper PA-28-161, N3038L: Incident occurred September 19, 2020 at Waukesha County Airport (KUES), Wisconsin

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Aircraft was on takeoff roll and stalled and left wing struck a taxiway light. 

C W Flyers 


Date: 19-SEP-20
Time: 16:00:00Z
Regis#: N3038L
Aircraft Make: PIPER
Aircraft Model: PA28
Event Type: INCIDENT
Highest Injury: NONE
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: MINOR
Activity: PERSONAL
Flight Phase: TAKEOFF (TOF)
Operation: 91
City: WAUKESHA
State: WISCONSIN

Piper PA-18: Incident occurred September 16, 2020 in Brooks Range, Alaska

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; Fairbanks, Alaska

Aircraft stabilator was struck by a rock. 

Date: 16-SEP-20
Time: 22:00:00Z
Aircraft Make: PIPER
Aircraft Model: PA18
Event Type: INCIDENT
Highest Injury: NONE
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: UNKNOWN
Activity: PERSONAL
Flight Phase: UNKNOWN (UNK)
Operation: 91
City: BROOKS RANGE
State: ALASKA

Cessna 207A, N207YH: Incident occurred September 21, 2020 at Russian Mission Airport (PARS), Alaska

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; Anchorage, Alaska

Aircraft ran off runway during takeoff. 

Grant Aviation Inc


Date: 21-SEP-20
Time: 19:45:00Z
Regis#: N207YH
Aircraft Make: CESSNA
Aircraft Model: 207
Event Type: INCIDENT
Highest Injury: NONE
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: UNKNOWN
Activity: PERSONAL
Flight Phase: TAKEOFF (TOF)
Operation: 91
City: RUSSIAN MISSION
State: ALASKA

Beech A36TC Bonanza, N36855: Incident occurred September 21, 2020 near Chino Airport (KCNO), San Bernardino County, California

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

Aircraft struck a bird. 

Aerial Digital Images LLC


Date: 21-SEP-20
Time: 19:01:00Z
Regis#: N36855
Aircraft Make: BEECH
Aircraft Model: A36
Event Type: INCIDENT
Highest Injury: NONE
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: MINOR
Activity: OTHER
Flight Phase: APPROACH (APR)
Operation: 91
City: CHINO
State: CALIFORNIA

Cessna 182C Skylane, N182KT: Incident occurred September 21, 2020 in King Salmon, Alaska

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; Anchorage, Alaska

Aircraft swerved during landing and came to rest in gravel. 


Date: 21-SEP-20
Time: 22:05:00Z
Regis#: N182KT
Aircraft Make: CESSNA
Aircraft Model: 182
Event Type: INCIDENT
Highest Injury: NONE
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: UNKNOWN
Activity: PERSONAL
Flight Phase: LANDING (LDG)
Operation: 91
City: KING SALMON
State: ALASKA

Rockwell International S-2R, N7900V: Incident occurred September 21, 2020 in Hamilton, Harris County, Georgia

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; Atlanta, Georgia

Aircraft experienced engine issues and landed in a field incurring propeller strike and gear collapse. 


Date: 21-SEP-20
Time: 15:25:00Z
Regis#: N7900V
Aircraft Make: THRUSH
Aircraft Model: SR2
Event Type: INCIDENT
Highest Injury: NONE
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: UNKNOWN
Activity: UNKNOWN
Flight Phase: EN ROUTE (ENR)
City: HAMILTON
State: GEORGIA

Piper PA-23 Apache, N776MC: Incident occurred September 22, 2020 at Easton/Newnam Field Airport (KESN), Talbot County, Maryland

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; Baltimore, Maryland

Aircraft landed gear up.  

Tri Flying Tigers Inc


Date: 22-SEP-20
Time: 19:17:00Z
Regis#: N776MC
Aircraft Make: PIPER
Aircraft Model: PA23
Event Type: INCIDENT
Highest Injury: NONE
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: UNKNOWN
Activity: INSTRUCTION
Flight Phase: LANDING (LDG)
Operation: 91
City: EASTON
State: MARYLAND

Cessna Citation Excel 560XLS, N510DC: Incident occurred September 22, 2020 at Piedmont Triad International Airport (KGSO), Greensboro, Guilford County, North Carolina

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; Greensboro, North Carolina

Aircraft nose wheel detached from the strut on landing. 

Bowl New England Inc


Date: 22-SEP-20
Time: 14:15:00Z
Regis#: N510DC
Aircraft Make: CESSNA
Aircraft Model: 560
Event Type: INCIDENT
Highest Injury: NONE
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: MINOR
Activity: CORPORATE
Flight Phase: LANDING (LDG)
Operation: 91
City: GREENSBORO
State: NORTH CAROLINA

Cessna R182 Skylane RG, N756RA: Incident occurred September 22, 2020 at Henry's Lake Airport (U53), Island Park, Fremont County, Idaho

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; Salt Lake City

Aircraft experienced a crosswind on landing and forced into a fence. 

San Diego Skylane LLC


Date: 22-SEP-20
Time: 17:30:00Z
Regis#: N756RA
Aircraft Make: CESSNA
Aircraft Model: 182
Event Type: INCIDENT
Highest Injury: NONE
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: UNKNOWN
Activity: PERSONAL
Flight Phase: LANDING (LDG)
Operation: 91
City: ISLAND PARK
State: IDAHO

Piper PA-12 Super Cruiser, N7754H: Accident occurred September 22, 2020 at Pacific City State Airport (KPFC), Tillamook County, Oregon

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; Portland, Oregon

Aircraft bounced on landing and came to rest inverted.  


Date: 22-SEP-20
Time: 18:48:00Z
Regis#: N7754H
Aircraft Make: PIPER
Aircraft Model: PA12
Event Type: ACCIDENT
Highest Injury: NONE
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: SUBSTANTIAL
Activity: PERSONAL
Flight Phase: LANDING (LDG)
Operation: 91
City: PACIFIC CITY
State: OREGON

MD Helicopter 369HS, N509CG: Incident occurred September 22, 2020 near Chemehuevi Valley Airport (49X), San Bernardino County, California

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

Rotorcraft attempting to land in the dirt and rolled on its side.  

CGCK Holdings LLC


Date: 22-SEP-20
Time: 20:24:00Z
Regis#: N509CG
Aircraft Make: MD HELICOPTERS
Aircraft Model: 369HS
Event Type: INCIDENT
Highest Injury: NONE
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: UNKNOWN
Activity: PERSONAL
Flight Phase: LANDING (LDG)
Operation: 91
City: CHEMEHUEVI VALLEY
State: CALIFORNIA

Ayres S-2R-T45 Turbo Thrush, N3298M: Incident occurred September 22, 2020 in Jackson, Madison County, Tennessee

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; Memphis, Tennessee

Aircraft experienced engine failure, landed on Highway 412, wing struck a tree and the gear separated from the aircraft.

Oops LLC


Date: 22-SEP-20
Time: 20:30:00Z
Regis#: N3298M
Aircraft Make: AYRES GROUP
Aircraft Model: S2R
Event Type: INCIDENT
Highest Injury: NONE
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: UNKNOWN
Activity: AERIAL APPLICATION
Flight Phase: UNKNOWN (UNK)
Operation: 137
City: JACKSON
State: TENNESSEE

Forney F-1 Aircoupe, N7500C: Incident occurred September 22, 2020 in Ashville, St. Clair County, Alabama

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; Alabama and NW Florida

Aircraft experienced engine issues and made an emergency landing on Interstate 59. 

GY Aviation LLC


Date: 22-SEP-20
Time: 21:05:00Z
Regis#: N7500C
Aircraft Make: FORNEY
Aircraft Model: F1
Event Type: INCIDENT
Highest Injury: NONE
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: UNKNOWN
Activity: PERSONAL
Flight Phase: LANDING (LDG)
Operation: 91
City: ASHVILLE
State: ALABAMA

Canadair CT-133 Silver Star 3, N133HH: Incident occurred September 22, 2020 at Cheyenne Regional Airport (KCYS), Laramie County, Wyoming

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; Denver

Aircraft landed hard and gear collapsed veering off runway hitting runway lights and signs. 

ACE Maker Aviation LLC


Date: 22-SEP-20
Time: 23:55:00Z
Regis#: N133HH
Aircraft Make: CANADAIR
Aircraft Model: CT33
Event Type: INCIDENT
Highest Injury: NONE
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: UNKNOWN
Activity: UNKNOWN
Flight Phase: LANDING (LDG)
Operation: 91
City: CHEYENNE
State: WYOMING

Stoddard-Hamilton Glasair Super II RG, N324DJ: Incident occurred September 23, 2020 at Hagerstown Regional Airport (KHGR), Washington County, Maryland

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; Baltimore, Maryland

Aircraft lost engine power and landed short of the runway in the grass.  


Date: 23-SEP-20
Time: 16:00:00Z
Regis#: N324DJ
Aircraft Make: GLASAIR
Aircraft Model: GLASAIR RG
Event Type: INCIDENT
Highest Injury: NONE
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: NONE
Activity: PERSONAL
Flight Phase: APPROACH (APR)
Operation: 91
City: HAGERSTOWN
State: MARYLAND

Velocity 173 RG Elite, N66WW: Incident occurred September 23, 2020 at Double Eagle II Airport (KAEG), Albuquerque, Bernalillo County, New Mexico

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; Albuquerque, New Mexico

Aircraft landed gear up. 


Date: 23-SEP-20
Time: 16:56:00Z
Regis#: N66WW
Aircraft Make: VELOCITY
Aircraft Model: 173RG
Event Type: INCIDENT
Highest Injury: NONE
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: UNKNOWN
Activity: PERSONAL
Flight Phase: LANDING (LDG)
Operation: 91
City: ALBUQUERQUE
State: NEW MEXICO

Cessna 172S Skyhawk SP, N475ER: Incident occurred September 23, 2020 at Daytona Beach International Airport (KDAB), Volusia County, Florida

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; Orlando, Florida

Aircraft aborted takeoff due to a tail scrape. 

Embry–Riddle Aeronautical University


Date: 23-SEP-20
Time: 13:15:00Z
Regis#: N475ER
Aircraft Make: CESSNA
Aircraft Model: 172
Event Type: INCIDENT
Highest Injury: NONE
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: UNKNOWN
Activity: FAR 141 PILOT SCHOOL
Flight Phase: TAKEOFF (TOF)
Operation: 91
Aircraft Operator: EMBRY RIDDLE
Flight Number: ERU475
City: DAYTONA BEACH
State: FLORIDA

Piper PA-28-180, N1206T: Incident occurred September 08, 2020 at Johnston Regional Airport (KJNX), Smithfield, North Carolina

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; Greensboro, North Carolina

Aircraft during taxi struck a construction fence gate. 

FLY-RWI LLC


Date: 08-SEP-20
Time: 19:00:00Z
Regis#: N1206T
Aircraft Make: PIPER
Aircraft Model: PA28
Event Type: INCIDENT
Highest Injury: NONE
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: MINOR
Activity: PERSONAL
Flight Phase: TAXI (TXI)
Operation: 91
City: SMITHFIELD
State: NORTH CAROLINA

Cessna 170B, N4380B: Incident occurred September 23, 2020 in Big Lake, Alaska

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; Anchorage, Alaska

Aircraft lost engine on short final on a sandbar, landed short and upside down in the water. 


Date: 23-SEP-20
Time: 03:00:00Z
Regis#: N4380B
Aircraft Make: CESSNA
Aircraft Model: 170
Event Type: INCIDENT
Highest Injury: NONE
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: UNKNOWN
Activity: PERSONAL
Flight Phase:  Approach (APR)
Operation:  91

Aeronca 7AC, N81624: Incident occurred September 23, 2020 in St. Clairsville, Belmont County, Ohio

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; Columbus, Ohio

Aircraft made a forced landing in a field due to engine issues. 


Date: 23-SEP-20
Time: 15:50:00Z
Regis#: N81624
Aircraft Make: AERONCA
Aircraft Model: 7AC
Event Type: INCIDENT
Highest Injury: NONE
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: UNKNOWN
Activity: PERSONAL
Flight Phase: EN ROUTE (ENR)
Operation: 91
City: ST CLAIRSVILLE
State: OHIO

Cessna 172N Skyhawk, N738HD: Incident occurred September 24, 2020 in Akron, Ohio

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; Cleveland, Ohio

During an instructional training flight, the pilot reported they had an electrical fire with smoke in the cockpit.

N738HD LLC


Date: 25-SEP-20
Time: 00:05:00Z
Regis#: N738HD
Aircraft Make: CESSNA
Aircraft Model: 172N
Event Type: INCIDENT
Highest Injury: NONE
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: UNKNOWN
Activity: INSTRUCTION
Flight Phase: MANEUVERING (MNV)
Operation: 91
City: AKRON
State: OHIO

Cessna 182H Skylane, N2357X: Incident occurred September 24, 2020 Lakeview, Lake County, Oregon

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; Portland, Oregon

Pilot stated he was having carburetor icing issue and landed on highway. 

L-Bird LLC


Date: 24-SEP-20
Time: 22:14:00Z
Regis#: N2357X
Aircraft Make: CESSNA
Aircraft Model: 182H
Event Type: INCIDENT
Highest Injury: NONE
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: NONE
Activity: PERSONAL
Flight Phase: EN ROUTE (ENR)
Operation: 91
City: LAKEVIEW
State: OREGON

Cessna 172N Skyhawk , N5439E: Incident occurred September 23, 2020 in La Grange, Lenoir County, North Carolina

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; Greensboro, North Carolina

Aircraft on approach and a gust of wind pushed aircraft into trees. 


Date: 23-SEP-20
Time: 23:30:00Z
Regis#: N5439E
Aircraft Make: CESSNA
Aircraft Model: 172
Event Type: INCIDENT
Highest Injury: MINOR
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: UNKNOWN
Activity: PERSONAL
Flight Phase: APPROACH (APR)
Operation: 91
City: LA GRANGE
State: NORTH CAROLINA

Team Rocket F1 Rocket, N540LK and Cessna 172S Skyhawk SP, N108VK: Accident occurred September 25, 2020 at San Marcos Regional Airport (KHYI), Caldwell County, Texas

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; San Antonio, Texas

While on final for runway, collided with Cessna 172S Skyhawk SP, N108VK.


Date: 25-SEP-20
Time: 00:15:00Z
Regis#: N540LK
Aircraft Make: TEAM
Aircraft Model: F1 ROCKET
Event Type: ACCIDENT
Highest Injury: MINOR
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: DESTROYED
Activity: PERSONAL
Flight Phase: APPROACH (APR)
Operation: 91
City: AUSTIN
State: TEXAS

While on final, collided with Team Rocket F1 Rocket, N540LK.  


Date: 25-SEP-20
Time: 00:15:00Z
Regis#: N108VK
Aircraft Make: CESSNA
Aircraft Model: 172S
Event Type: ACCIDENT
Highest Injury: MINOR
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: DESTROYED
Activity: INSTRUCTION
Flight Phase: APPROACH (APR)
Operation: 91
City: AUSTIN
State: TEXAS

Denney Kitfox Mk IV Speedster, N525PP: Accident occurred September 24, 2020 near Lake County Airport (KLXV), Leadville, Colorado

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; Denver, Colorado

After initial climb the airplane descended and tried to turn back to the airport but got too low and hit trees. 


Date: 24-SEP-20
Time: 20:05:00Z
Regis#: N525PP
Aircraft Make: KITFOX
Aircraft Model: SPEEDSTER
Event Type: ACCIDENT
Highest Injury: NONE
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: SUBSTANTIAL
Activity: PERSONAL
Flight Phase: INITIAL CLIMB (ICL)
Operation: 91
City: LEADVILLE
State: COLORADO

Progressive Aerodyne SeaRey, N29WG: Incident occurred September 24, 2020 at Laredo International Airport (KLRD), Webb County, Texas

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; San Antonio, Texas

Landed gear up on Runway 36L.


Date: 24-SEP-20
Time: 19:43:00Z
Regis#: N29WG
Aircraft Make: EXPERIMENTAL
Aircraft Model: SEAREY
Event Type: INCIDENT
Highest Injury: NONE
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: UNKNOWN
Activity: PERSONAL
Flight Phase: LANDING (LDG)
Operation: 91
City: LAREDO
State: TEXAS

Great Lakes 2T-1A-2 Sport Trainer, N3617L: Incidents occurred September 25, 2020, June 18, 2020 and June 10, 2018

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; San Diego, California 

September 25, 2020:  Aircraft crashed just outside of airport while conducting pattern work. 

Associated Aircraft LLC


Date: 25-SEP-20
Time: 00:14:00Z
Regis#: N3617L
Aircraft Make: GREAT LAKES
Aircraft Model: G2T1
Event Type: INCIDENT
Highest Injury: UNKNOWN
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: UNKNOWN
Activity: PERSONAL
Flight Phase: APPROACH (APR)
Operation: 91
City: SAN DIEGO
State: CALIFORNIA

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; San Diego, California

June 18, 2020: Aircraft nosed over on taxi at Montgomery-Gibbs Executive Airport (KMYF), San Diego, California.

Date: 18-JUN-20
Time: 20:45:00Z
Regis#: N3617L
Aircraft Make: GREAT LAKES
Aircraft Model: 2T1A
Event Type: INCIDENT
Highest Injury: NONE
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: MINOR
Activity: PERSONAL
Flight Phase: TAXI (TXI)
Operation: 91
City: SAN DIEGO
State: CALIFORNIA

June 10, 2018: Aircraft departed left side of runway 28L and nosed over at Montgomery-Gibbs Executive Airport (KMYF), San Diego, California.

Date: 10-JUN-18
Time: 14:49:00Z
Regis#: N3617L
Aircraft Make: GREAT LAKES
Aircraft Model: G2T1
Event Type: INCIDENT
Highest Injury: NONE
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: UNKNOWN
Activity: PERSONAL
Flight Phase: LANDING (LDG)
Operation: 91
Flight Number: SKYTRS3
City: SAN DIEGO
State: CALIFORNIA

Beechcraft V35B Bonanza, N3958A: Incident occurred September 24, 2020 in Terrell, Kaufman County, Texas

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; North Texas

Aircraft lost power and struck trees trying to land in field. 


Date: 24-SEP-20
Time: 19:00:00Z
Regis#: N3958A
Aircraft Make: BEECH
Aircraft Model: V35B
Event Type: INCIDENT
Highest Injury: NONE
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: UNKNOWN
Activity: PERSONAL
Flight Phase: EN ROUTE (ENR)
Operation: 91
City: TERRELL
State: TEXAS

Quicksilver MX II Sprint, N9045Z: Fatal accident occurred September 24, 2020 and Accident occurred September 22, 2008

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; San Antonio, Texas

Aircraft crashed after power failure while attempting to land on highway near Skylark Field Airport (KILE), Killeen, Bell County, Texas.


Date: 24-SEP-20
Time: 16:15:00Z
Regis#: N9045Z
Aircraft Make: QUICKSILVER
Aircraft Model: MX 2 SPRINT
Event Type: ACCIDENT
Highest Injury: FATAL
Total Fatal: 2
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: SUBSTANTIAL
Activity: PERSONAL
Flight Phase: INITIAL CLIMB (ICL)
Operation: 91
City: KILLEEN
State: TEXAS

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.

HARKER HEIGHTS, Texas - Authorities say two men died after their ultralight aircraft crashed on an interstate in front of a Texas hospital.

Texas Department of Public Safety Sgt. Bryan Washko said a 911 call came in about 11 a.m. that a plane had gone down on Interstate 14 near the city limits of Harker Heights and Killeen.

Washko said the two men who were killed were the 71-year-old pilot, David Wesley and 54-year-old Stephen Cockrell. Both men were from Killeen. Washko says the aircraft had taken off from nearby Skylark Field Airport in Killeen.

David Wesley looks over his Quicksilver MX II Sprint as he assesses the damage following its theft and crash, which occurred September 22nd, 2008.

Additional Participating Entity: 
Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; San Antonio, Texas 

Aviation Accident Final Report - National Transportation Safety Board: https://app.ntsb.gov/pdf

Location: Killeen, TX
Accident Number: DEN08CA161
Date & Time: 09/22/2008, 0100 CDT
Registration: N9045Z
Aircraft: Quicksilver MX II Sprint
Aircraft Damage: Substantial
Defining Event: Collision during takeoff/land
Injuries: 2 None
Flight Conducted Under: Part 91: General Aviation -

Analysis

The experimental airplane was stolen and a short time later landed in a nearby street. During the landing roll, the airplane impacted a mailbox resulting in substantial damage. An examination of the airplane's systems revealed no anomalies. Neither operator of the airplane held certifications for the operation of aircraft.

Probable Cause and Findings

The National Transportation Safety Board determines the probable cause(s) of this accident to be:
The operator's failure to maintain clearance from objects during the landing roll. Contributing to the accident was the operator's decision to operate a vehicle for which he/she was not certified.

Findings

Aircraft

Personnel issues
Qualification/certification - Flight crew
Stolen/unauthorized - Flight crew (Factor)

Factual Information

History of Flight

Prior to flight
Security/criminal event

Landing-landing roll
Collision during takeoff/land (Defining event)

Pilot Information

Certificate: None
Age: , Male
Airplane Rating(s): None
Seat Occupied: Unknown
Other Aircraft Rating(s): None
Restraint Used:
Instrument Rating(s): None
Second Pilot Present: No
Instructor Rating(s): None
Toxicology Performed: No
Medical Certification: None
Last FAA Medical Exam:
Occupational Pilot: No
Last Flight Review or Equivalent:
Flight Time:  1 hours (Total, all aircraft), 1 hours (Total, this make and model)

Pilot Information

Certificate: None
Age: , Male
Airplane Rating(s): None
Seat Occupied: Unknown
Other Aircraft Rating(s): None
Restraint Used:
Instrument Rating(s): None
Second Pilot Present: No
Instructor Rating(s): None
Toxicology Performed: No
Medical Certification: None
Last FAA Medical Exam:
Occupational Pilot: No
Last Flight Review or Equivalent:
Flight Time:  1 hours (Total, all aircraft), 1 hours (Total, this make and model) 

Aircraft and Owner/Operator Information

Aircraft Make: Quicksilver
Registration: N9045Z
Model/Series: MX II Sprint
Aircraft Category: Ultralight
Year of Manufacture:
Amateur Built: No
Airworthiness Certificate: Experimental
Serial Number: 0558
Landing Gear Type: Tricycle
Seats: 2
Date/Type of Last Inspection: 02/18/2008, Condition
Certified Max Gross Wt.: 720 lbs
Time Since Last Inspection:
Engines:
Airframe Total Time: 514 Hours at time of accident
Engine Manufacturer:
ELT: Installed, not activated
Engine Model/Series:
Registered Owner: On file
Rated Power:
Operator: On file
Operating Certificate(s) Held: None 

Meteorological Information and Flight Plan

Conditions at Accident Site: Visual Conditions
Condition of Light: Night
Observation Facility, Elevation: KILE, 848 ft msl
Distance from Accident Site: 1 Nautical Miles
Observation Time: 0055 CDT
Direction from Accident Site:
Lowest Cloud Condition: Clear
Visibility:  10 Miles
Lowest Ceiling: None
Visibility (RVR):
Wind Speed/Gusts: 5 knots /
Turbulence Type Forecast/Actual:
Wind Direction: 90°
Turbulence Severity Forecast/Actual:
Altimeter Setting: 30.14 inches Hg
Temperature/Dew Point: 21°C / 15°C
Precipitation and Obscuration:
Departure Point: Killeen, TX (KILE)
Type of Flight Plan Filed: Unknown
Destination: Killeen, TX
Type of Clearance: None
Departure Time: 0030 CDT
Type of Airspace:

Airport Information

Airport: NA
Runway Surface Type:
Airport Elevation:
Runway Surface Condition:
Runway Used: N/A
IFR Approach: None
Runway Length/Width: 
VFR Approach/Landing: Full Stop 

Wreckage and Impact Information

Crew Injuries: 2 None
Aircraft Damage: Substantial
Passenger Injuries: N/A
Aircraft Fire: None
Ground Injuries: N/A
Aircraft Explosion: None
Total Injuries: 2 None
Latitude, Longitude: 31.085833, -97.686389 (est)