Friday, March 18, 2022

Van's RV-6A, N447P: Accident occurred March 17, 2022 at Delta Airport (FD84), Lake City, Columbia County, Florida

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; Herndon, Virginia Location: Lake City, Florida
Accident Number: ERA22LA164
Date and Time: March 17, 2022, 15:38 Local 
Registration: N447P
Aircraft: HARTZ PAUL RV-6A
Injuries: 1 Minor
Flight Conducted Under: Part 91: General aviation - Personal

Aircraft and Owner/Operator Information

Aircraft Make: HARTZ PAUL
Registration: N447P
Model/Series: RV-6A 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: Day
Observation Facility, Elevation: KLCQ,201 ft msl
Observation Time: 15:35 Local
Distance from Accident Site: 5 Nautical Miles
Temperature/Dew Point: 25°C /8°C
Lowest Cloud Condition: Clear
Wind Speed/Gusts, Direction: 6 knots / , 260°
Lowest Ceiling: None
Visibility: 10 miles
Altimeter Setting: 29.99 inches Hg 
Type of Flight Plan Filed: None
Departure Point: Lake City, FL
Destination: Lake City, FL

Wreckage and Impact Information

Crew Injuries: 1 Minor 
Aircraft Damage: Substantial
Passenger Injuries: 
Aircraft Fire: None
Ground Injuries: 
Aircraft Explosion: None
Total Injuries: 1 Minor 
Latitude, Longitude: 30.150734,-82.661017 (est)