CAPS activation #13 near Siassconset, MA in SR22 N869CD on 2007/08/12

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CAPS activation #13 near Siassconset, MA in SR22 N869CD on 2007/08/12

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CAPS Activation #13
Siassconset, MA
Date:   2007/08/12
Injuries: 2 serious
Plane: SR22 N869CD #1421
Pilot: PPL Image:Copa-icon.jpg
Experience: 454 hrs; 285 SR2X hrs
NTSB: ATL07LA115 ProbCause
Flight: Night VFR in IMC
Coords: 41.253N 69.977W
Synopsis

VFR pilot reported IMC conditions on approach to Nantucket airport; declined an instrument approach and activated CAPS. Parachute reported to have tangled with communications tower, causing plane to heavily impact ground

CAPS activation #13 near Siassconset, MA in SR22 N869CD on 2007/08/12

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Project Information (as of Jan 13, 2009 09:37)

Project ID(mkey) Investigation Type Mode
66465 Accident  Aviation
NTSB Accident ID Occurrence Date Location
ATL07LA115 Aug 17, 2007 Siasconset, MA, United States
Docket Information
Docket ID Creation Date Last Modified Public Release Date & Time
44011 Aug 18, 2007 Nov 06, 2007  11/06/2007 15:40

 

List of Contents
File ID Filing Date Document Title Pages  Photo 

376043 Aug 29, 2007 NTSB Pilot Operrator Report 11   
375494 Aug 20, 2007 Nantucket Tower Controller Statement  
375647 Aug 22, 2007 FAA Inspector E Mail  
379577 Oct 26, 2007 Transcript  
376414 Sep 07, 2007 Pilot Weather Briefings  
375485 Aug 18, 2007 Nantucket Weather Observations  
375486 Aug 18, 2007 Sun and Moon Data  
375488 Aug 18, 2007 Advisory Circular 60-4A  
379330 Oct 23, 2007 West Air Fuel Slip  
375651 Aug 22, 2007 Cirrus Delivery Documents 21   
375681 Aug 22, 2007 Extract Pilot Logbook 55   
375496 Aug 20, 2007 Extract POH and FAA Approved Airplane FLight Manual SR20  
380087 Nov 06, 2007 Extract Cirrus Report 15   
375490 Aug 18, 2007 E Mail Westchester County Airport  
375914 Aug 29, 2007 Nantucket Police Department Report  
375506 Aug 20, 2007 Nantucket Fire Department Incident Detail Report  
375642 Aug 22, 2007 Massachusetts Boating Accident Investigation Report  
375643 Aug 22, 2007 Airport Diagram and Arrivals  
375649 Aug 22, 2007 N869CD Fuel Memo's  
375664 Aug 22, 2007 Extract Airplane Logbooks Registration and Airworthiness Certificate 24   
380081 Nov 06, 2007 Wreckage Release  
375916 Aug 29, 2007 NTSB Party Form  
375491 Aug 20, 2007 Photo 1 Entrance sign of Coast Guard Loran Station Nantucket Massacusetts. Photo by Cirrus  
376283 Sep 05, 2007 Photo 2 View of airplane with Loran station in the background. Photo by Cirrus  
376359 Sep 06, 2007 Photo 3 Front view of airplane. Photo by Cirrus  
376360 Sep 06, 2007 Photo 4 View of engine anpropeller assembly. Photo by Cirrus  
376362 Sep 06, 2007 Photo 5 Right side view of airplane. Photo by Cirrus  
376363 Sep 06, 2007 Photo 6 Rear view of airplane. Photo by Cirrus  
376364 Sep 06, 2007 Photo 7 Left side view of airplane. Photo by Cirrus  
378439 Oct 10, 2007 GPS 17 - Study  
379914 Nov 01, 2007 Cockpit Display(s) - Tabular Data (1 of 7) PFD AHRS data --   
379915 Nov 01, 2007 Cockpit Display(s) - Tabular Data (2 of 7) PFD Air Data --   
379916 Nov 01, 2007 Cockpit Dispplay(s) - Tabular Data (3 of 7) PFD GPS data --   
379917 Nov 01, 2007 Cockpit Dispplay(s) - Tabular Data (4 of 7) PFD Pilot Settings data --   
379918 Nov 01, 2007 Cockpit Dispplay(s) - Tabular Data (5 of 7) PFD Nav Details data --   
379919 Nov 01, 2007 Cockpit Dispplay(s) - Tabular Data (6 of 7) PFD Nav Display data --   
379920 Nov 01, 2007 Cockpit Dispplay(s) - Tabular Data (7 of 7) MFD data --   

 

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