This April 2010 accident report is provided by the National Transportation Safety Board. Published as an educational tool, it is intended to help pilots learn from the misfortunes of others.
Aircraft: Ercoupe 415-C. Injuries: 1 Minor. Location: LaGrange, Ga. Aircraft damage: Substantial.
What reportedly happened: After completing a pre-flight inspection of the airplane, the pilot flew to an airport 32 nautical miles away. [Read more...]