Preliminary Accident Reports

December 2005 Issue

October 17, 2005, Warner Springs, Calif. / Lancair LC41-550FG

The airplane was destroyed and the two pilots (a Private pilot and an Airline Transport pilot) plus a passenger were fatally injured at 1032 Pacific time after colliding with mountainous terrain. Visual conditions reportedly prevailed for the cross-country flight. The initial radar data depicts a track that originated at Gillespie Field, traveled in a northeast direction, and ends at Combs Mountain, Calif....

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