Emergency parachute use Incident Cirrus SR22 N66TZ,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 235836
 
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Date:Tuesday 18 July 2017
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SR22 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Cirrus SR22
Owner/operator:private
Registration: N66TZ
MSN: 4318
Year of manufacture:2016
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:Lynchburg, VA -   United States of America
Phase: Standing
Nature:-
Departure airport:-
Destination airport:-
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
Aircraft was tied up on the apron during a nearby thunderstorm with strong discharges.
The CAPS parachute activated spontaneously due to static electricity.

Sources:

http://www.airwork.biz/cirrus-flying/cirrus-safety-and-caps/cirrus-caps-historie/
From COPA records

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
09-May-2020 12:37 harro Added
25-Oct-2020 20:36 sdbeach Updated [Registration, Cn, Source]
25-Oct-2020 20:36 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]

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