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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 45866
Last updated: 18 November 2019
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Date:14-JUN-2007
Time:09:45
Type:Silhouette image of generic SREY model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Progressive Aerodyne SeaRey
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: N94GR
C/n / msn: 1MK-025
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:Port St. Joe, FL -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Port St. Joe, FL (A51)
Destination airport:Port St. Joe, FL (A51)
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:
According to witnesses, the airplane was seen flying at tree top level when the right wing struck a power line and caused the airplane to cartwheel into the canal. Examination of the airplane found no preimpact mechanical failure or malfunctions that would have prevented the airplane from operating properly.
Probable Cause: The pilot's failure to maintain a visual lookout and his improper decision to conduct a low altitude maneuver.

Sources:

NTSB: https://www.ntsb.gov/_layouts/ntsb.aviation/brief.aspx?ev_id=20070622X00776&key=1


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
28-Oct-2008 00:45 ASN archive Added
21-Dec-2016 19:24 ASN Update Bot Updated [Time, Damage, Category, Investigating agency]
04-Dec-2017 18:41 ASN Update Bot Updated [Operator, Other fatalities, Source, Narrative]

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