Thursday, August 19, 2021

American Champion 7GCBC, N113MS: Incident occurred August 18, 2021 at Northern Colorado Regional Airport (KFNL), Larimer County, Colorado

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; Denver, Colorado

Aircraft landed, spun, and lost a wheel.  

Fly2Walk LLC


Date: 18-AUG-21
Time: 17:57:00Z
Regis#: N113MS
Aircraft Make: AMERICAN CHAMPION
Aircraft Model: 7GCBC
Event Type: INCIDENT
Highest Injury: NONE
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: MINOR
Activity: INSTRUCTION
Flight Phase: LANDING (LDG)
Operation: 91
City: FORT COLLINS
State: COLORADO

RotorWay 162F, N162LR: Incident occurred August 18, 2021 in Lindale, Floyd County, Georgia

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; Atlanta, Georgia

Experimental rotorcraft crashed and rolled over near a road. 


Date: 18-AUG-21
Time: 14:26:00Z
Regis#: N162LR
Aircraft Make: ROTORWAY
Aircraft Model: REAL 1 ROTORWAY 162F
Event Type: INCIDENT
Highest Injury: NONE
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: UNKNOWN
Activity: PERSONAL
Flight Phase: EN ROUTE (ENR)
Operation: 91
City: LINDALE
State: GEORGIA

Cessna 140, N77365: Accident occurred August 13, 2021 at Greenville Airport (KGRE), Bond County, Illinois

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; Springfield, Illinois Location: Greenville, IL
Accident Number: CEN21LA374
Date & Time: August 13, 2021, 18:30 Local
Registration: N77365
Aircraft: Cessna 140 
Injuries: 1 None
Flight Conducted Under: Part 91: General aviation - Personal

Aircraft and Owner/Operator Information

Aircraft Make: Cessna 
Registration: N77365
Model/Series: 140
Aircraft Category: Airplane
Amateur Built:
Operator: On file
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: KSLO,570 ft msl 
Observation Time: 18:35 Local
Distance from Accident Site: 22 Nautical Miles
Temperature/Dew Point: 29°C /23°C
Lowest Cloud Condition: Clear 
Wind Speed/Gusts, Direction: 3 knots / , 300°
Lowest Ceiling: None 
Visibility: 10 miles
Altimeter Setting: 30.08 inches Hg 
Type of Flight Plan Filed: None
Departure Point: Greenville, IL
Destination: Greenville, IL

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: 38.83622,-89.37888 

Piper PA-18-150 Super Cub, N66834: Incident occurred August 18, 2021 in Indianapolis, Indiana

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; Indianapolis, Indiana

Aircraft landed and gear collapsed. 

TW Aircraft Sales Inc


Date: 18-AUG-21
Time: 13:41:00Z
Regis#: N66834
Aircraft Make: PIPER
Aircraft Model: PA18
Event Type: INCIDENT
Highest Injury: NONE
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: MINOR
Activity: PERSONAL
Flight Phase: LANDING (LDG)
Operation: 91
City: INDIANAPOLIS
State: INDIANA

Cessna 172R Skyhawk, N62LU: Accident occurred August 18, 2021 and Incident occurred September 10, 2019

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; Louisville, Kentucky

Louisville Aircraft Leasing LLC


Location: Lou, KY
Accident Number: ERA21LA331
Date & Time: August 18, 2021, 07:57 Local
Registration: N62LU
Aircraft: Cessna 172R
Injuries: 2 None
Flight Conducted Under: Part 91: General aviation - Instructional

Aircraft and Owner/Operator Information

Aircraft Make: Cessna
Registration: N62LU
Model/Series: 172R 
Aircraft Category: Airplane
Amateur Built:
Operator: 
Operating Certificate(s) Held: Pilot school (141)
Operator Designator Code:

Meteorological Information and Flight Plan

Conditions at Accident Site: VMC
Condition of Light: Day
Observation Facility, Elevation: 
Observation Time:
Distance from Accident Site: 
Temperature/Dew Point: 21°C /20°C
Lowest Cloud Condition: Clear
Wind Speed/Gusts, Direction: / ,
Lowest Ceiling: None
Visibility: 10 miles
Altimeter Setting: 30.09 inches Hg 
Type of Flight Plan Filed:
Departure Point:
Destination:

Wreckage and Impact Information

Crew Injuries: 2 None 
Aircraft Damage: Substantial
Passenger Injuries: 
Aircraft Fire: None
Ground Injuries: 
Aircraft Explosion: None
Total Injuries: 2 None 
Latitude, Longitude: 38.227984,-85.663749 

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; Louisville, Kentucky

September 10, 2019:  Aircraft landed and struck taxiway lights at Bowman Regional Airport (KLOU), Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky.

Louisville Aircraft Leasing LLC

Date: 10-SEP-19
Time: 19:24:00Z
Regis#: N62LU
Aircraft Make: CESSNA
Aircraft Model: 172
Event Type: INCIDENT
Highest Injury: NONE
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: UNKNOWN
Activity: PERSONAL
Flight Phase: LANDING (LDG)
Operation: 91
City: LOUISVILLE
State: KENTUCKY

Mooney M20M Bravo, N21448: Incidents occurred August 18, 2021 and September 15, 2018

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; Minneapolis, Minnesota 

August 18, 2021:  Aircraft landed gear up at Crystal Airport (KMIC), Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota.

MILF LLC


Date: 18-AUG-21
Time: 12:02:00Z
Regis#: N21448
Aircraft Make: MOONEY
Aircraft Model: M20M
Event Type: INCIDENT
Highest Injury: NONE
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: MINOR
Activity: PERSONAL
Flight Phase: LANDING (LDG)
Operation: 91
City: MINNEAPOLIS
State: MINNESOTA

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; Minneapolis, Minnesota

September 15, 2018: Veered off the runway into the grass and struck two lights at Crystal Airport (KMIC), Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota.


MILF LLC

Date: 15-SEP-18
Time: 14:55:00Z
Regis#: N21448
Aircraft Make: MOONEY
Aircraft Model: M20M
Event Type: INCIDENT
Highest Injury: NONE
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: MINOR
Activity: PERSONAL
Flight Phase: LANDING (LDG)
Operation: 91
City: MINNEAPOLIS
State: MINNESOTA

Piper PA-24-250 Comanche, N8236P: Incident occurred August 18, 2021 in Kalispell, Flathead County, Montana

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; Helena, Montana

Aircraft landed gear up.

Doing Business As Snider Flying Service


Date: 18-AUG-21
Time: 15:45:00Z
Regis#: N8236P
Aircraft Make: PIPER
Aircraft Model: PA24
Event Type: INCIDENT
Highest Injury: NONE
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: MINOR
Activity: PERSONAL
Flight Phase: LANDING (LDG)
Operation: 91
City: KALISPELL
State: MONTANA

Bell 407, N88ZA: Incident occurred August 18, 2021 in Babylon, Suffolk County, New York

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; Farmingdale, New York

Rotorcraft made a precautionary landing in a parking lot. 

N88ZA LLC


Date: 18-AUG-21
Time: 23:30:00Z
Regis#: N88ZA
Aircraft Make: BELL
Aircraft Model: 407
Event Type: INCIDENT
Highest Injury: NONE
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: UNKNOWN
Activity: PERSONAL
Flight Phase: EN ROUTE (ENR)
Operation: 91
Aircraft Operator: ZIP AVIATION
City: BABYLON
State: NEW YORK

Vertical Aviation Technologies, Hummingbird 260L, N777TC: Incident occurred August 18, 2021 in Livingston, Overton County, Tennessee

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; Nashville, Tennessee

Experimental rotorcraft attempting to depart, lifted a few feet then set back down and fell on its side. 


Date: 19-AUG-21
Time: 00:00:00Z
Regis#: N777TC
Aircraft Make: VERTICAL AVIATION TECHNOLOGIES
Aircraft Model: HUMMER 260L
Event Type: INCIDENT
Highest Injury: NONE
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: UNKNOWN
Activity: PERSONAL
Flight Phase: TAKEOFF (TOF)
Operation: 91
City: LIVINGSTON
State: TENNESSEE