Date & Time: Sep 25, 2003 at 1126 LT
Type of aircraft:
Grumman G-64 Albatross
Registration:
N70258
Flight Type:
Training
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Fort Pierce-Fort Pierce
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax on board:
1
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
2
Captain / Total flying hours:
13000
Captain / Total hours on type:
450
Aircraft flight hours:
4276
Circumstances:
After takeoff, the right engine rpm fluctuate. The pilot decided to return to airport but left engine rpm began to decrease. The aircraft eventually stalled and crashed near the airport.