Date & Time: Mar 24, 2015 at 1520 LT
Operator:
Registration:
N106BZ
Flight Phase:
Flight
Flight Type:
Test
Survivors:
Yes
Site:
Plain
Schedule:
Tulsa - Claremore
MSN:
288B-0106
YOM:
1988
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax on board:
1
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
The single engine aircraft left Tulsa on a post maintenance control flight with one pilot and one mechanic on board. En route, the pilot informed ATC about engine problems and attempted to divert to the Claremore-Rogers County Airport. The aircraft eventually hit tree tops and crashed in a small wooded area east of Verdigris. Both occupants were slightly injured while the aircraft was written off.