CAPS Activation #6
Haverstraw, NY
Date:   2005/06/30
Injuries: 1 serious
Plane: SR22 N3452L #530
Pilot: Inst Image:Copa-icon.jpg
Experience: 1652 hrs; 1430 SR2X hrs
NTSB: NYC05LA110 ProbCause
Flight: Day IFR in VMC
Coords: 41.200N 73.962W

Pilot lost conciousness during approach, awoke to discover plane in redline descent, recovered airplane attitude but felt numbness in his legs and activated CAPS. Landing in water of Hudson River, but had time to break window with egress hammer, exit plane, recover life vest, and swim part way to shore. Pilot suffered fractured vertabrae in back and brain tumor that caused loss of conciousness

CAPS activation #6 near Haverstraw, NY in SR22 N3452L on 2005/06/30

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Project Information (as of Oct 15, 2008 09:48)

Project ID(mkey) Investigation Type Mode
61865 Accident  Aviation
NTSB Accident ID Occurrence Date Location
NYC05LA110 Jun 30, 2005 Haverstraw, NY, United States
Docket Information
Docket ID Creation Date Last Modified Public Release Date & Time
41919 Jun 16, 2006 Jul 22, 2006  07/22/2006 14:09


List of Contents
File ID Filing Date Document Title Pages  Photo 

351986 Jul 19, 2006 Pilot/Operator Aircraft Accident Report, NTSB Form 6120.1/2  
351987 Jul 19, 2006 Radar Data (text)  
351989 Jul 19, 2006 BRS Post Deployment Parachute Inspection Report  
351992 Jul 19, 2006 Statement of Party Representatives to NTSB Investigation  

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