Preliminary Accident Reports

August 2007 Issue

June 1, 2007, Loa, Utah, Christen Industries A-1 Husky

At 0825 Mountain time, the airplane collided with rugged terrain and was destroyed. The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) was operating the airplane, owned by the Utah Department of Agriculture and Food as a public use flight to spot and shoot coyotes. The Commercial pilot and the passenger, who was serving as a gunner, sustained fatal injuries. Visual conditions prevailed.

To continue reading this entire article you must be a paid subscriber.

Subscribe to Aviation Safety

The monthly journal of risk management and accident prevention, is packed with useful, timely information on basic and advanced technique, accident analysis and, most important, practical articles on how you can develop the judgment that will keep you in the air and out of the NTSB's files.

Already subscribe but haven't registered for all the benefits of the website? Click here.

Subscriber Log In

Forgot your password? Click Here.