Wednesday, September 15, 2021

Van's RV-8, N798RT: Accident occurred September 12, 2021 in Atlanta, Georgia

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; Atlanta, Georgia

A-Mark Air Inc

Location: ATLANTA, Georgia
Accident Number: ERA21LA365
Date and Time: September 12, 2021, 20:05 Local
Registration: N798RT
Aircraft: Van's RV-8 
Injuries: 2 None
Flight Conducted Under: Part 91: General aviation - Personal

Aircraft and Owner/Operator Information

Aircraft Make: Van's
Registration: N798RT
Model/Series: VAN'S RV-8 NO SERIES
Aircraft Category: Airplane
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: Dusk
Observation Facility, Elevation: KFFC 
Observation Time:
Distance from Accident Site: 
Temperature/Dew Point: 27°C /23°C
Lowest Cloud Condition: Few / 3500 ft AGL 
Wind Speed/Gusts, Direction: / ,
Lowest Ceiling: None 
Visibility: 10 miles
Altimeter Setting: 30.02 inches Hg 
Type of Flight Plan Filed: None
Departure Point: Foley, AL (5R4)
Destination: Atlanta, GA (FFC)

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: 33.357722,-84.572528

1 comment:

  1. Come on FAA - there are nearly a dozen GA airports in the greater surrounded metro/suburban ATL area in all directions. Which airport was this? Lazy.