Monday, February 01, 2021

Robinson R66 Turbine, N660TN: Accident occurred January 30, 2021 at McGhee Tyson Airport (KTYS), Knoxville, Blount County, Tennessee

This is preliminary information, subject to change, and may contain errors. Any errors in this report will be corrected when the final report has been completed.

The National Transportation Safety Board did not travel to the scene of this accident.

Additional Participating Entity: 
Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; Nashville, Tennessee
WDW Aviation Leasing Inc

Location: Knoxville, TN
Accident Number: ERA21LA121
Date & Time: January 30, 2021, 09:45 Local
Registration: N660TN
Injuries: 1 None
Flight Conducted Under: Part 91: General aviation - Personal

Aircraft and Owner/Operator Information

Registration: N660TN
Model/Series: R66 NO SERIES 
Aircraft Category: Helicopter
Amateur Built: No
Operating Certificate(s) Held: None
Operator Designator Code:

Meteorological Information and Flight Plan

Conditions at Accident Site: VMC
Condition of Light: Day
Observation Facility, Elevation: KTYS,980 ft msl
Observation Time: 09:53 Local
Distance from Accident Site: 8 Nautical Miles
Temperature/Dew Point: -1°C /-6°C
Lowest Cloud Condition: 
Wind Speed/Gusts, Direction: 7 knots / , 20°
Lowest Ceiling: Overcast / 9000 ft AGL
Visibility: 10 miles
Altimeter Setting: 30.26 inches Hg
Type of Flight Plan Filed: None
Departure Point: Knoxville, TN 
Destination: Knoxville, TN (TYS)

Wreckage and Impact Information

Crew Injuries: 1 None
Aircraft Damage: Substantial
Passenger Injuries:
Aircraft Fire: None
Ground Injuries: 
Aircraft Explosion: None
Total Injuries: 1 None
Latitude, Longitude: 35.801686,-84.145919 (est)

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