Cirrus Fatal Accident #20
Maybell, CO
Date:   2006/09/15
Fatalities: 2 fatal
Plane: SR20 N787SL
Pilot: Inst
Experience: 583 hrs; 275 SR2X hrs
NTSB: DEN06FA131 ProbCause
Flight: Day IFR in IMC
Synopsis

Pilot reported icing at 14,000 feet, made several altitude changes, when ATC lost contact; plane impacted terrain at 7,100 feet and a portion of fuselage was dragged by parachute for 2 miles across Colorado/Wyoming border; parachute believed to have been deployed by impact forces.

Fatal accident #20 near Maybell, CO in SR20 N787SL on 2006/09/15

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

Project ID(mkey) Investigation Type Mode
64526 Accident  Aviation
NTSB Accident ID Occurrence Date Location
DEN06FA131 Sep 15, 2006 Maybell, CO, United States
Docket Information
Docket ID Creation Date Last Modified Public Release Date & Time
42722 Nov 29, 2006 Mar 28, 2007  03/28/2007 09:08

 

List of Contents
File ID Filing Date Document Title Pages  Photo 

359613 Dec 11, 2006 Meteorology 5 - Factual Report of Group Chairman 36   
359615 Dec 11, 2006 Meteorology 5 - Attachment 1 Lightning data 16   
362070 Jan 30, 2007 Survival Factors 6 - Report for Airbag Safety Study 15   
363096 Feb 15, 2007 Avidyne Exam Report  
363098 Feb 15, 2007 Supplement E  
363100 Feb 15, 2007 Witness Statements  
363101 Feb 15, 2007 Maps and Diagrams  
363103 Feb 15, 2007 ATC FAA Transcripts 17   
363105 Feb 15, 2007 Parties Reports  
363106 Feb 15, 2007 Radar Data  
363108 Feb 15, 2007 Toxicology  
363110 Feb 15, 2007 Parties Statements  
364565 Mar 08, 2007 Wreckage Relase  
363111 Feb 15, 2007 Photograph 01 - Initial impact point and Debris path  
363112 Feb 15, 2007 Photograph 02 - Propeller Assembly  
363113 Feb 15, 2007 Photograph 03 - Engine Assembly  
363114 Feb 15, 2007 Photograph 04 - Wing Assembly and Portion of Cabin  
363115 Feb 15, 2007 Photograph 05 - Aft Particle Streaking on Wing  
363116 Feb 15, 2007 Photograph 06 - Portion of Empennage  
363117 Feb 15, 2007 Photograph 07 - Fuselage and Canopy  
363118 Feb 15, 2007 Photograph 08 - Stowed Handle  

 

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