Cirrus Fatal Accident #47
Deltona, FL
Date:   2009/02/17
Fatalities: 2 fatal
Plane: SR20 N493DA
Experience: 1625 hrs; 484 SR2X hrs
NTSB: ERA09FA169 ProbCause
Flight: Day VFR in VMC
Coords: 28.942N 81.145W
Synopsis

Apparent practice stall/spin; parachute was deployed at very low altitude and did not fully inflate

Fatal accident #47 near Deltona, FL in SR20 N493DA on 2009/02/17

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Project Information (as of Nov 12, 2009 10:39)

Project ID(mkey) Investigation Type Mode
73363 Accident  Aviation
NTSB Accident ID Occurrence Date Location
ERA09FA169 Feb 17, 2009 Deltona, FL, United States
Docket Information
Docket ID Creation Date Last Modified Public Release Date & Time
47095 Feb 19, 2009 Jun 24, 2009  06/24/2009 09:44

 

List of Contents
File ID Filing Date Document Title Pages  Photo 

412605 Feb 19, 2009 Pilot/Operator Aircraft Accident Report, NTSB Form 6120.1 11   
412606 Feb 19, 2009 Supplement A  
412623 Feb 20, 2009 Supplement E  
413024 Feb 23, 2009 Witness Statements  
415037 Mar 16, 2009 NTSB Cell Phone Download  
415035 Mar 16, 2009 Volusia County Sheriff's Office E Mail 911 Non Emergency Call  
414493 Mar 08, 2009 Non Emergency 911 Log  
414495 Mar 08, 2009 911 Emergency Log  
414056 Mar 03, 2009 Extract Civil Air Reports  
413114 Feb 24, 2009 FAA Controller Statements  
413115 Feb 24, 2009 Transcript  
413112 Feb 24, 2009 Detailed History of Police Call and E Mail  
412952 Feb 22, 2009 E-Mail Lockhead Martin  
412639 Feb 20, 2009 E-Mail Connection Call Signs  
412640 Feb 20, 2009 Connection Call Signs  
412610 Feb 19, 2009 Aircraft Scheduling Sheet  
412950 Feb 22, 2009 SR20 Takeoff Data Card  
412611 Feb 19, 2009 Atkinson Initial Instructor Checkride  
413327 Feb 25, 2009 Extract Atkinson Logbook 48   
413329 Feb 25, 2009 Atkinson Flight Review  
413251 Feb 24, 2009 Fox Pilot Logbook 18   
412612 Feb 19, 2009 Flight Release and Lesson Objectives 10   
413290 Feb 25, 2009 Crash Site Diagrams By Teledyne Continental  
418598 May 10, 2009 Summary of Airframe and Engine Exam  
412613 Feb 19, 2009 FAA ALNOT  
413022 Feb 23, 2009 Extract Airplane Logbooks 68   
412615 Feb 19, 2009 Refueling Records  
413287 Feb 25, 2009 Extract SR20 POH  
412618 Feb 19, 2009 Extract Cirrus SR20 Flight Standards Manual  
412619 Feb 19, 2009 Extract Operations Manual  
417069 Apr 16, 2009 NTSB Wreckage Release  
415164 Mar 18, 2009 Toxicology Reports  
412621 Feb 20, 2009 Statement of Party Representatives to NTSB Investigation  
412960 Feb 22, 2009 Photo 1 - Left rear side view of airplane at rest. Photo NTSB  
412961 Feb 22, 2009 Photo 2 - Right side view of airplane at rest. Photo NTSB  
412962 Feb 22, 2009 Photo 3 - Right front view of airplane looking rearward. Photo NTSB  
412963 Feb 22, 2009 Photo 4 - Front view of airplane looking rearward into cabin area. Photo NTSB  
412964 Feb 22, 2009 Photo 5 - View of Instrument pannel. Photo NTSB  
412965 Feb 22, 2009 Photo 6 - View from cabin area looking forward. Photo NTSB  
414626 Mar 10, 2009 Photo 7 - Fuel Gauges. Photo Teledyne  
412966 Feb 22, 2009 Photo 8 - Front view of airplane. Photo NTSB  
412967 Feb 22, 2009 Photo 9 - Right forward view looking rearward. Photo NTSB  
412968 Feb 22, 2009 Photo 10 - Right rear view looking forward. Photo NTSB  
412969 Feb 22, 2009 Photo 11 - Rear view of airplane. Photo NTSB  
412970 Feb 22, 2009 Photo 12 - View of CAPS compartment. Photo NTSB  
412971 Feb 22, 2009 Photo 13 - Left rear view looking forward. Photo NTSB  
419142 May 18, 2009 Survival Factors and Biomechanics Factual Report 30   
419144 May 18, 2009 Photo 1 - Right side of aircraft. Photo Sheriff  
419145 May 18, 2009 Photo 2 - Nose of aircraft. Photo Cirrus  
419146 May 18, 2009 Photo 3 - Roof crack. Photo Sheriff  
419147 May 18, 2009 Photo 4 - Fractured rudder pedal. Photo Sheriff  
419148 May 18, 2009 Photo 5 - Radio stack. Photo NTSB  
419149 May 18, 2009 Photo 6 - Damage to throttle. Photo NTSB  
419150 May 18, 2009 Photo 8 - Damage to right cabin door. Photo NTSB  
419151 May 18, 2009 Photo 10 - Cracked front spreader tube on left. Photo NTSB  
419152 May 18, 2009 Photo 11 - Left seat energy absorption module. Photo NTSB  
419153 May 18, 2009 Photo 12 - Right seat spreader tube. Photo NTSB  
419154 May 18, 2009 Photo 13 - Right seat energy absorption module. Photo NTSB  
419155 May 18, 2009 Photo 14 - Marks on left seat shoulder harness. Photo NTSB  
419156 May 18, 2009 Photo 15 - Divot on left restraint system. Photo NTSB  
419157 May 18, 2009 Photo 16a - Witness marks on left connector restraint. Photo NTSB  
419158 May 18, 2009 Photo 16b - Wintess marks on left buckle restraint. Photo NTSB  
419159 May 18, 2009 Photo 17 - Divot on right seat restraint system. Photo NTSB  
419160 May 18, 2009 Photo 18 - Divot on pawl side. Photo NTSB  
419161 May 18, 2009 Photo 19 - Witness marks on connector side, right seat. Photo NTSB  
419162 May 18, 2009 Photo 20 - Wintess marks on buckle side, right seat. Photo NTSB  
419163 May 18, 2009 Photo 21a - Inverted shoulder harness. Photo NTSB  
419164 May 18, 2009 Photo 21b - Inverted shoulder harness. Photo NTSB  
419165 May 18, 2009 Photo 22 - Twist in shoulder harness webbing. Photo NTSB.  
419166 May 18, 2009 Photo 23 - Instrument panel side of left airbag. Photo NTSB  
419167 May 18, 2009 Photo 24 - Occupant side of left airbag. Photo NTSB  
419168 May 18, 2009 Photo 25 - Instrument panel side of right airbag. Photo NTSB  
419169 May 18, 2009 Photo 26 - Occupant side of right airbag. Photo NTSB  
419170 May 18, 2009 Photo 27 - Top vent hole, left airbag. Photo NTSB  
419171 May 18, 2009 Photo 28 - Bottom vent hole, left airbag. Photo NTSB  
419172 May 18, 2009 Photo 29 - Perimeter seams, left airbag. Photo NTSB  
419173 May 18, 2009 Photo 30 - Tear in left airbag. Photo NTSB  
419174 May 18, 2009 Photo 31 - Thread scrape in left airbag. Photo NTSB  
419175 May 18, 2009 Photo 32 - Top vent hole, right airbag. Photo NTSB  
419176 May 18, 2009 Photo 33 - Bottom vent hole, right airbag. Photo NTSB  
419177 May 18, 2009 Photo 34 - Perimeter seam, right airbag. Photo NTSB  
419178 May 18, 2009 Photo 35 - L-shaped tear in right airbag. Photo NTSB  
419179 May 18, 2009 Photo 36 - Black mark near tear in right airbag. Photo NTSB  
419180 May 18, 2009 Photo 37 - Small hole in right airbag. Photo NTSB  
419753 May 27, 2009 Cockpit Display(s) - Recorded Flight Data 10 - Specialist's Factual Report 13   
419754 May 27, 2009 Cockpit Display(s) - Recorded Flight Data 10 - Specialist's Study Report  
419756 May 27, 2009 Cockpit Display(s) - Recorded Flight Data 10 - Attachment 2 Tabular Data --   
419757 May 27, 2009 Cockpit Display(s) - Recorded Flight Data 10 - Attachment 1 Tabular Data --   
421307 Jun 18, 2009 Aircraft Performance 13 - Radar Study 15   

 

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