Date & Time: Jul 25, 2006 at 1606 LT
Type of aircraft:
Spectrum FJ33
Operator:
Registration:
N322LA
Flight Phase:
Flight
Flight Type:
Test
Survivors:
No
Site:
Plain
Schedule:
Spanish Fork-Spanish Fork
MSN:
01
YOM:
2006
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
2
Captain / Total flying hours:
2300
Captain / Total hours on type:
22
Aircraft flight hours:
44
Aircraft flight cycles:
47
Circumstances:

Crew was performing a test flight on this new generation business jet aircraft from Spectrum Aeronautical LLC. Few minutes after takeoff from Spanish Fork airport, Utah, the pilot (test flight expert) lost control of the aircraft which crashed in an open field, few km from airport. Both occupant were killed. The aircraft made its first flight last 7 January 2006 with success in Utah.