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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 155459
Last updated: 3 August 2019
This record is based on the official accident investigation report. It has been locked for editing.

Date:20-APR-2013
Time:07:20
Type:Silhouette image of generic RV4 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Van's RV-4
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: N194BD
C/n / msn: 3296
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:Laughlin/Bullhead International Airport - KIFP, Bullhead City, AZ -   United States of America
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Cottonwood, AZ (P52)
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:
The wreckage was located on airport property in the early morning hours having crashed under unknown circumstances. There were no witnesses to the accident. The medical examiner determined that the pilot died as a result of a self-inflicted gunshot wound and the manner of death was determined to be suicide.
Probable Cause: The pilotís suicidal act.

Sources:

NTSB: https://www.ntsb.gov/_layouts/ntsb.aviation/brief.aspx?ev_id=20130420X22041&key=1
FAA register: http://registry.faa.gov/aircraftinquiry/NNum_Results.aspx?NNumbertxt=194BD


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
21-Apr-2013 08:41 gerard57 Added
21-Apr-2013 14:41 harro Updated [Aircraft type]
22-Apr-2013 16:39 Geno Updated [Time, Registration, Cn, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
23-Apr-2013 22:55 Geno Updated [Nature, Source, Narrative]
23-Apr-2013 22:58 Geno Updated [Narrative]
25-Apr-2014 00:14 Geno Updated [Departure airport, Source]
21-Dec-2016 19:28 ASN Update Bot Updated [Time, Damage, Category, Investigating agency]
28-Nov-2017 14:31 ASN Update Bot Updated [Aircraft type, Other fatalities, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]