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Nieuport 12 7/8 Replica, N12GX: Accident occurred December 01, 2021 near Midland Airpark (KMDD), Midland County, 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; Lubbock, Texas

Investigation Docket - National Transportation Safety Board:


Location: Midland, Texas
Accident Number: CEN22LA061
Date and Time: December 1, 2021, 14:55 Local 
Registration: N12GX
Aircraft: Experimental Nieuport-12 
Injuries: 2 Serious
Flight Conducted Under: Part 91: General aviation - Personal

Aircraft and Owner/Operator Information

Aircraft Make: Experimental 
Registration: N12GX
Model/Series: Nieuport-12
Aircraft Category: Airplane
Amateur Built: Yes
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Operating Certificate(s) Held: None
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Meteorological Information and Flight Plan

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Wreckage and Impact Information

Crew Injuries: 1 Serious 
Aircraft Damage: Substantial
Passenger Injuries: 1 Serious
Aircraft Fire: None
Ground Injuries:
Aircraft Explosion: None
Total Injuries: 2 Serious 
Latitude, Longitude: 32.06459,-102.02499 (est)