Preliminary Accident Reports

December 2003 Issue

September 29, Belen, N.M. / Beech Bonanza

At 0530 mountain time, a Beech 35 was destroyed when the pilot lost control on takeoff. The non-instrument rated pilot was killed. Radar data showed the airplane climbed to approximately 300 feet agl and disappeared. The airplane was found approximately 11 hours 30 minutes later by a motorist....

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