Cirrus Fatal Accident #4
Las Vegas, NM
Date:   2002/11/03
Fatalities: 1 fatal
Plane: SR20 N566T
Pilot: PPL
Experience: 1884 hrs; 82 SR2X hrs
NTSB: FTW03FA029 ProbCause
Flight: Day VFR in IMC
Coords: 35.524N 105.167W
Synopsis

Non-instrument rated pilot travelled long distances across country and impacted rising terrain under lowering cloud layer. Altimeter read 1,000 feet above elevation of impact point.

Fatal accident #4 near Las Vegas, NM in SR20 N566T on 2002/11/03

Accident Chain Details

Sequence of decisions that led to the accident:

  • xxx

COPA Forum Discussions

Links to threads and/or posts that discuss this accident:

News Reports

Links to news reports or non-COPA forums that discuss this accident:

Media

Images, videos, PDF files, etc.

NTSB Docket Files

NTSB Docket of Related Information:

Project Information (as of Oct 15, 2008 07:37)

Project ID(mkey) Investigation Type Mode
55990 accident  Aviation
NTSB Accident ID Occurrence Date Location
FTW03FA029 Nov 03, 2002 Las Vegas, NM, United States
Docket Information
Docket ID Creation Date Last Modified Public Release Date & Time
34256 Jan 27, 2003 Nov 13, 2003  11/13/2003 17:06

 

List of Contents
File ID Filing Date Document Title Pages  Photo 

285811 Nov 12, 2003 Photo 1: Initial Ground Scar  
285812 Nov 12, 2003 Photo 2: Initial Ground Scar to Main Wreckage  
285813 Nov 12, 2003 Photo 3: Debris Field  
285814 Nov 12, 2003 Photo 4: Debris Field  
285815 Nov 12, 2003 Photo 5: Debris Field  
285816 Nov 12, 2003 Photo 6: Main Wreckage  
285817 Nov 12, 2003 Photo 7: Main Wreckage  
285818 Nov 12, 2003 Photo 8: Main Wreckage  
285819 Nov 12, 2003 Photo 9: Engine to Main Wreckage  
285820 Nov 12, 2003 Photo 10: Main Wreckage Reconstruction  
285821 Nov 12, 2003 Photo 11: Main Wreckage Reconstruction  
285822 Nov 12, 2003 Photo 12: Instrument Panel  
285823 Nov 12, 2003 Photo 13: View of Engine  
285824 Nov 12, 2003 Photo 14: Propeller Assembly  
285825 Nov 12, 2003 Photo 15: Vacuum Pump  
250782 Jan 27, 2003 Meteorology 5 - Factual Report of Specialist 18   
250783 Jan 27, 2003 Meteorology 5 - Attachments Meteorological Factual Report  
252569 Feb 14, 2003 Statement of Party Representatives to NTSB Investigation  
252571 Feb 14, 2003 Witness Statement  
252573 Feb 14, 2003 Witness Statement  
252575 Feb 14, 2003 Witness Statement  
252576 Feb 14, 2003 Area Chart and Wreckage Diagram  
252577 Feb 14, 2003 Fuel Receipts  
252579 Feb 14, 2003 Toxicological Report  
252581 Feb 14, 2003 Pilot Logbook 17   
252582 Feb 14, 2003 Airframe Logbook 15   
252583 Feb 14, 2003 Engine Logbook  
285826 Nov 12, 2003 Airframe Report  
285827 Nov 12, 2003 Engine Report 20   
285829 Nov 12, 2003 GPS Report  
285830 Nov 12, 2003 Release of Aircraft Wreckage, NTSB Form 6120.15  
285831 Nov 12, 2003 Toxicological Report  

 

See Also

Links to other relevant web pages, including summary tables, etc.