Tuesday, May 18, 2021

Piper PA-18-105 Special, N5489H: Accident occurred May 15, 2021 in Gakona, Alaska

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; Anchorage, Alaska Location: Gakona, AK
Accident Number: ANC21LA040
Date & Time: May 15, 2021, 14:00 Local
Registration: N5489H
Aircraft: Piper PA-18-105 SPECIAL
Injuries: 2 None
Flight Conducted Under: Part 91: General aviation - Personal

Aircraft and Owner/Operator Information

Aircraft Make: Piper 
Registration: N5489H
Model/Series: PA-18-105 SPECIAL
Aircraft Category: Airplane
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: PAGK,1562 ft msl 
Observation Time: 13:53 Local
Distance from Accident Site: 9 Nautical Miles
Temperature/Dew Point: 11°C /-2°C
Lowest Cloud Condition: Scattered / 5000 ft AGL
Wind Speed/Gusts, Direction: / ,
Lowest Ceiling: Broken / 9000 ft AGL 
Visibility: 10 miles
Altimeter Setting: 29.71 inches Hg 
Type of Flight Plan Filed:
Departure Point: Gakona, AK
Destination: Gakona, AK

Wreckage and Impact Information

Crew Injuries: 1 None 
Aircraft Damage: Substantial
Passenger Injuries: 1 None 
Aircraft Fire: None
Ground Injuries:
Aircraft Explosion: None
Total Injuries: 2 None
Latitude, Longitude: 62.293995,-145.30768

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