Thursday, June 10, 2021

Piper PA-28-140 Cherokee, N4147J: Accident occurred June 09, 2021 near Denton Enterprise Airport (KDTO), Texas

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; North Texas

Location: Denton, TX
Accident Number: CEN21LA260
Date & Time: June 9, 2021, 21:00 Local
Registration: N4147J
Aircraft: Piper PA-28-140 
Injuries: 2 Minor
Flight Conducted Under: Part 91: General aviation - Personal

Aircraft and Owner/Operator Information

Aircraft Make: Piper 
Registration: N4147J
Model/Series: PA-28-140 
Aircraft Category: Airplane
Amateur Built: No
Operator: On file 
Operating Certificate(s) Held: None
Operator Designator Code:

Meteorological Information and Flight Plan

Conditions at Accident Site: VMC 
Condition of Light: Night
Observation Facility, Elevation: KDTO,642 ft msl
Observation Time: 20:53 Local
Distance from Accident Site: 0 Nautical Miles 
Temperature/Dew Point: 29°C /23°C
Lowest Cloud Condition: Clear
Wind Speed/Gusts, Direction: 7 knots / , 150°
Lowest Ceiling: Broken / 4700 ft AGL
Visibility: 10 miles
Altimeter Setting: 29.91 inches Hg
Type of Flight Plan Filed:
Departure Point: 

Wreckage and Impact Information

Crew Injuries: 1 Minor 
Aircraft Damage: Substantial
Passenger Injuries: 1 Minor 
Aircraft Fire: None
Ground Injuries: 
Aircraft Explosion: None
Total Injuries: 2 Minor
Latitude, Longitude: 33.201961,-97.199097

1 comment:

  1. Dang. Brand new owner. Just registered with the FAA 06/03/2021. Glad no injuries.