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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 37661
Last updated: 14 September 2019
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Date:04-FEB-1982
Time:19:27
Type:Silhouette image of generic R22 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Robinson R22
Owner/operator:Daytona Beach Aviation
Registration: N90286
C/n / msn: 0051
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:1/2 mile E of Ormand Beach Airport, Ormand Beach, Florida -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Training
Departure airport:Ormond Beach Airport, Florida (KOMN/OMN)
Destination airport:Daytona Beach, Florida (KDAB/DAB)
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:
AFTER BEING TOLD BY THE OPERATOR TO REMAIN ON THE GROUND UNTIL THE WEATHER IMPROVED THE INSTRUCTOR PILOT DEPARTED ORMOND BEACH AIRPORT. THE PILOT RADIOED DAYTONA BEACH APPROACH CONTROL AND REQUESTED A SPECIAL VFR CLEARANCE AND VECTORS TO DAYTONA BEACH AIRPORT. IFR CONDITIONS PREVAILED AT BOTH ORMOND BEACH AND DAYTONA BEACH WITH VISIBILITY RESTRICTED TO 1-2 MILES IN FOG AND 300-400 FEET OVERCAST CEILINGS. THE WRECKAGE WAS FOUND 1/2 MILE EAST OF THE ORMOND BEACH AIRPORT.

NTSB Findings:
1. (F) WEATHER CONDITION - FOG
2. (C) FLIGHT INTO KNOWN ADVERSE WEATHER - ATTEMPTED - PILOT IN COMMAND
3. (F) WEATHER CONDITION - LOW CEILING
4. (C) JUDGMENT - POOR - PILOT IN COMMAND
5. (F) LIGHT CONDITION - DARK NIGHT

Sources:

1. NTSB Identification: MIA82FA042 at https://www.ntsb.gov/ntsb/brief.asp?ev_id=20020917X02401
2. FAA: http://registry.faa.gov/aircraftinquiry/NNum_Results.aspx?omni=Home-N-Number&nNumberTxt=90286


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
24-Oct-2008 10:30 ASN archive Added
26-May-2016 16:57 Dr.John Smith Updated [Time, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
21-Dec-2016 19:23 ASN Update Bot Updated [Time, Damage, Category, Investigating agency]

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