Saturday, April 30, 2022

Piper PA-46-500TP Malibu Meridian, N72WY: Accident occurred April 30, 2022 at Pueblo Memorial Airport (KPUB), Pueblo County, Colorado

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; Denver, Colorado

Aircraft crashed on departure.

St Christopher Aviation LLC

Date: 30-APR-22
Time: 16:52:00Z
Regis#: N72WY
Aircraft Make: PIPER
Aircraft Model: PA46
Event Type: INCIDENT
Highest Injury: NONE
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: NONE
Activity: PERSONAL
Flight Phase: TAKEOFF (TOF)
Operation: 91

Pueblo Police Department - 

On April 30, 2022 at approximately 1053 am, a single-engine aircraft carrying only the pilot, crashed at the Pueblo Memorial Airport.

The plane was trying to takeoff but was unable to sustain flight.

The pilot aborted the takeoff which caused the plane to go into a nosedive and crash into the ground. 

The pilot suffered only minor injuries.