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American Champion 8GCBC, N125WB: Accident occurred October 29, 2021 at Greeley-Weld County Airport (KGXY), Colorado






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; Denver, Colorado

Investigation Docket - National Transportation Safety Board: 

90ER LLC


Location: Greeley, Colorado
Accident Number: CEN22LA028
Date & Time: October 29, 2021, 14:15 Local 
Registration: N125WB
Aircraft: AMERICAN CHAMPION AIRCRAFT 8GCBC 
Injuries: 1 None
Flight Conducted Under: Part 91: General aviation - Personal

Aircraft and Owner/Operator Information

Aircraft Make: AMERICAN CHAMPION AIRCRAFT
Registration: N125WB
Model/Series: 8GCBC 
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: KGXY,4697 ft msl 
Observation Time: 13:56 Local
Distance from Accident Site: 0 Nautical
Miles Temperature/Dew Point: 21°C /-1°C
Lowest Cloud Condition: Clear 
Wind Speed/Gusts, Direction: 4 knots / , 90°
Lowest Ceiling: None
Visibility: 10 miles
Altimeter Setting: 30.06 inches Hg 
Type of Flight Plan Filed:
Departure Point:
Destination:

Wreckage and Impact Information

Crew Injuries: 1 None 
Aircraft Damage: Substantial
Passenger Injuries: N/A 
Aircraft Fire: None
Ground Injuries: 
Aircraft Explosion: None
Total Injuries: 1 None 
Latitude, Longitude: 40.437417,-104.63322 (est)