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Cessna 172P Skyhawk, N99104: Accident occurred March 03, 2022 at Pinckneyville/Du Quoin Airport (KPJY), Perry 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

Investigation Docket - National Transportation Safety Board: 

Southern Illinois University


Location: Pinckneyville, Illinois
Accident Number: CEN22LA136
Date and Time: March 3, 2022, 18:45 Local
Registration: N99104
Aircraft: Cessna 172P 
Injuries: 2 None
Flight Conducted Under: Part 91: General aviation - Instructional

Aircraft and Owner/Operator Information

Aircraft Make: Cessna
Registration: N99104
Model/Series: 172P
Aircraft Category: Airplane
Amateur Built:
Operator:
Operating Certificate(s) Held: None
Operator Designator Code:

Meteorological Information and Flight Plan

Conditions at Accident Site: VMC 
Condition of Light: Night
Observation Facility, Elevation: KMDH, 416 ft msl
Observation Time: 18:52 Local
Distance from Accident Site: 13 Nautical Miles 
Temperature/Dew Point: 8°C /1°C
Lowest Cloud Condition: Clear 
Wind Speed/Gusts, Direction: 9 knots / , 40°
Lowest Ceiling: None
Visibility: 10 miles
Altimeter Setting: 30.29 inches Hg
Type of Flight Plan Filed: None
Departure Point: Pinckneyville, IL
Destination: Pinckneyville, IL

Wreckage and Impact Information

Crew Injuries: 2 None 
Aircraft Damage: Substantial
Passenger Injuries: N/A 
Aircraft Fire: None
Ground Injuries: N/A
Aircraft Explosion: None
Total Injuries: 2 None
Latitude, Longitude: 37.975803,-89.360492