Saturday, April 09, 2022

Piper PA-18-105 Special, N7117K: Accident occurred October 05, 2021 in Houston, 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; Houston, Texas

Investigation Docket - National Transportation Safety Board: 

AeroHp LLC

Location: Houston, TX
Accident Number: CEN22LA005
Date & Time: October 5, 2021, 10:30 Local 
Registration: N7117K
Aircraft: Piper PA-18-105 SPECIAL
Injuries: 2 None
Flight Conducted Under: Part 91: General aviation - Personal

Aircraft and Owner/Operator Information

Aircraft Make: Piper
Registration: N7117K
Model/Series: PA-18-105 SPECIAL 
Aircraft Category: Airplane
Amateur Built:
Operating Certificate(s) Held: None
Operator Designator Code:

Meteorological Information and Flight Plan

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Wreckage and Impact Information

Crew Injuries: 2 None
Aircraft Damage: Substantial
Passenger Injuries:
Aircraft Fire: None
Ground Injuries: 
Aircraft Explosion: None
Total Injuries: 2 None
Latitude, Longitude: 29.7604,95.3698 (est)


  1. Nice bird - photos in a for sale listing show updated panel, too. Hope it got patched up and flying again.

  2. Bet we're going to be seeing a lot more of this with the popularity of these wanna-be STOL pilot competitions and practice.