Crash of a PZL-Mielec AN-2T in Alta Mesa

Date & Time: Oct 14, 2021 at 1615 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
N857PF
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
Yes
MSN:
1G108-57
YOM:
1969
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
3
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
Shortly after takeoff from Alta Mesa Airpark, while climbing, the single engine aircraft rolled to the left, stalled and crashed in a garden, bursting into flames. All four occupants were seriously injured and the aircraft was destroyed by a post crash fire.

Crash of a Cessna 340A in Santee: 2 killed

Date & Time: Oct 11, 2021 at 1214 LT
Type of aircraft:
Registration:
N7022G
Flight Type:
Survivors:
No
Site:
Schedule:
Yuma – San Diego
MSN:
340A-0695
YOM:
1979
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
2
Circumstances:
The pilot, sole on board, was completing a flight from Yuma to San Diego. While descending to San Diego-Montgomery-Gibbs Airport, he reported technical problems and was cleared to divert to Santee-Gillespie Field for an emergency landing. On short final, the aircraft went out of control and crashed onto two houses located at the intersection of Jeremy Street and Greenscastle Street, some 3,3 km short of runway 17. Two houses, the aircraft and several vehicles were destroyed. The pilot and the driver of a UPS truck were killed. Two people in a house were also injured.

Crash of a Socata TBM-910 in Westlock

Date & Time: Oct 10, 2021 at 1110 LT
Type of aircraft:
Registration:
C-FFYM
Flight Type:
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Calgary - Westlock
MSN:
1190
YOM:
2017
Country:
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
3
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
The single engine airplane departed Calgary-Springbank Airport on a private flight to Westlock, carrying three passengers and one pilot. Upon landing, the aircraft went out of control and came to rest upside down. All four occupants were injured, one seriously.

Crash of a Dassault Falcon 20CC in Thomson: 2 killed

Date & Time: Oct 5, 2021 at 0544 LT
Type of aircraft:
Registration:
N283SA
Flight Type:
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Lubbock - Thomson
MSN:
83
YOM:
1967
Flight number:
PKW887
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
2
Circumstances:
Following an uneventful cargo flight (service PKW887) from Lubbock-Preston Smith Airport, the crew initiated a night descent to Thomson-McDuffie County Airport. On short final, the aircraft impacted trees and crashed in a pasture, less than 2 km short of runway 10 threshold. The aircraft was destroyed upon impact and both pilots were killed. There was no fire.

Crash of a Rockwell 690B Turbo Commander in Butternut Lake: 3 killed

Date & Time: Sep 28, 2021 at 0900 LT
Operator:
Registration:
N690LS
Flight Phase:
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Rhinelander - Rhinelander
MSN:
690-11475
YOM:
1978
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
2
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
3
Circumstances:
The twin engine aircraft departed Rhinelander-Oneida County Airport on a mapping mission with three people on board. The aircraft reached the cruise level of 15,500 feet at 0858LT with an indicated speed of 209 knots. About a minute later, the speed dropped then the aircraft entered an uncontrolled descent and crashed in a swampy area located by Butternut Lake. All three occupants were killed.

Crash of a Cessna 402C in Provincetown

Date & Time: Sep 9, 2021 at 1932 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
N88833
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Boston – Provincetown
MSN:
402C-0265
YOM:
1979
Flight number:
9K2072
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
6
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
Following an uneventful flight from Boston-Logan Airport, the pilot initiated an ILS approach to Provincetown Airport runway 07 in marginal weather conditions with a visibility less than 5 km, mist and heavy rain falls. After landing, the twin engine airplane was unable to stop within the remaining distance, overran, collided with trees and came to rest in a wooded area, bursting into flames. All 7 occupants escaped with various injuries and the aircraft was destroyed.

Crash of a Cessna 560XLS+ Citation Excel in Plainville: 4 killed

Date & Time: Sep 2, 2021 at 1000 LT
Registration:
N560AR
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
No
Site:
Schedule:
Plainville – Manteo
MSN:
560-6026
YOM:
2009
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
2
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
4
Circumstances:
Shortly after takeoff from runway 02 which is 1,100 metres long, the aircraft went out of control, rolled to the right and crashed in a grassy area, coming to rest against a building, bursting into flames. The aircraft was totally destroyed by impact forces and a post crash fire and all four occupants were killed. The building owned by Trumpf Company was severely damaged by fire and two people in the building were injured.

Crash of a Cirrus Vision SF50 in Lansing

Date & Time: Aug 24, 2021 at 1858 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
N1GG
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
Yes
MSN:
0202
YOM:
2020
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
3
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
During the takeoff roll on runway 10R at Lansing-Capital Region Airport, the pilot encountered controllability problems. He rejected the takeoff procedure when control was lost. The aircraft veered off runway to the right and came to rest in a grassy area, bursting into flames. All four occupants escaped uninjured while the aircraft was damaged beyond repair.

Crash of a Gulfstream GIV in Fort Lauderdale

Date & Time: Aug 21, 2021 at 1325 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
N277GM
Flight Phase:
Survivors:
Yes
MSN:
1124
YOM:
1989
Crew on board:
3
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
11
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
During the takeoff roll from Fort Lauderdale-Executive Airport, the crew encountered an unexpected situation. Control was lost and the aircraft veered off runway, lost its nose gear and came to rest in a grassy area with both main landing gear collapsed. All 14 occupants, among them the American boxer Gervonta Davis, were rescued. One passenger was slightly injured but did not request any assistance.

Crash of a Socata TBM-700 near Urbana: 1 killed

Date & Time: Aug 20, 2021 at 1445 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
N700DT
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Port Clinton – Cincinnati
MSN:
134
YOM:
1998
Location:
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
1
Circumstances:
The single engine aircraft departed Port Clinton (Erie-Ottawa-Carl R. Keller Field) Airport at 1412LT on a flight to Cincinnati-Lunken Field. About 20 minutes into the flight, while cruising at an altitude of 20,000 feet, the pilot initiated a descent until 11,000 feet when, six minutes later, it started a left turn then apparently entered an uncontrolled descent, impacted a road and eventually crashed in a field located near Urbana. The aircraft was totally destroyed by impact forces and the pilot, sole on board, was killed.