Friday, July 09, 2021

Quad City Challenger II, Unregistered: Accident occurred July 04, 2021 in Ste. Genevieve County, Missouri

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.

Location: Ste. Genevieve, MO
Accident Number: CEN21LA307
Date & Time: July 4, 2021, 19:47 Local
Registration: UNREGISTERED
Aircraft: Unknown Challenger II
Injuries: 1 Serious
Flight Conducted Under: Part 91: General aviation - Personal

Aircraft and Owner/Operator Information

Aircraft Make: Unknown 
Registration: Unregistered
Model/Series: Challenger II 
Aircraft Category: Unknown
Amateur Built: Yes
Operator: On file 
Operating Certificate(s) Held: None
Operator Designator Code:

Meteorological Information and Flight Plan

Conditions at Accident Site: VMC
Condition of Light:
Observation Facility, Elevation: KFAM,947 ft msl 
Observation Time: 19:56 Local
Distance from Accident Site: 22 Nautical Miles 
Temperature/Dew Point: 27°C /18°C
Lowest Cloud Condition: Clear 
Wind Speed/Gusts, Direction: 3 knots / , 160°
Lowest Ceiling: None 
Visibility: 10 miles
Altimeter Setting: 30.03 inches Hg 
Type of Flight Plan Filed: None
Departure Point: Perryville, MO (PCD) 
Destination: Ste. Genevieve, MO

Wreckage and Impact Information

Crew Injuries: 1 Serious 
Aircraft Damage: Substantial
Passenger Injuries: 
Aircraft Fire: None
Ground Injuries: 
Aircraft Explosion: None
Total Injuries: 1 Serious 
Latitude, Longitude: 37.974009,-90.04712 (est)

STE. GENEVIEVE COUNTY, Missouri (KFVS) - A two-seater plane went down in a field on Sunday, July 4.

According to Corporal Juston Wheetley with the Missouri State Highway Patrol, the plane landed near 16498 Highway M, near Highway J, in the county.

He said the two-seater plane was reportedly still running.

One person was injured, but the extent of their injuries was unknown. There were no reported deaths.

Cpl. Wheetley said it was private aircraft with no visible tail number known at this time.

It is unknown what caused the aircraft to go down.

The Federal Aviation Administration was contacted to handle the investigation.

1 comment:

  1. Just sneaking around in a Quad City Challenger ii pusher.