Saturday, March 26, 2022

Czech Sportcruiser, N823MM: Incidents occurred March 24, 2022, May 31, 2020 and June 06, 2019

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; Albuquerque, New Mexico 

March 24, 2022:  Aircraft canopy popped open during flight causing aircraft to crash. 


Date: 25-MAR-22
Time: 00:43:00Z
Regis#: N823MM
Aircraft Make: SPORTCRUISER
Aircraft Model: SPORTCRUISER
Event Type: INCIDENT
Highest Injury: NONE
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: UNKNOWN
Activity: PERSONAL
Flight Phase: MANEUVERING (MNV)
Operation: 91
City: EL PASO
State: TEXAS

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; Albuquerque, New Mexico

May 31, 2020:  Aircraft experienced loss of engine power and struck a light of takeoff at El Paso International Airport (KELP), Texas.

Date: 01-JUN-20
Time: 00:02:00Z
Regis#: N823MM
Aircraft Make: CZECH SPORT
Aircraft Model: SPORTCRUISER
Event Type: INCIDENT
Highest Injury: NONE
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: NONE
Activity: PERSONAL
Flight Phase: TAKEOFF (TOF)
Operation: 91
City: EL PASO
State: TEXAS

June 07, 2019:   After landing, aircraft veered off left side of runway at El Paso International Airport (KELP), Texas.

Date: 07-JUN-19
Time: 02:40:00Z
Regis#: N823MM
Aircraft Make: CZECH SPORT AIRCRAFT
Aircraft Model: SPORTCRUISER
Event Type: INCIDENT
Highest Injury: NONE
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: UNKNOWN
Activity: PERSONAL
Flight Phase: LANDING (LDG)
Operation: 91
City: EL PASO
State: TEXAS