Preliminary Accident Reports

November 2009 Issue

September 11, 2009, Rock Hill, S.C., Cirrus SR-22

The airplane was destroyed when it impacted terrain at about 0715 Eastern time, while maneuvering. The solo private pilot was killed. Visual conditions prevailed. According to the pilotís wife, the pilot normally flew with a copilot, who was also a flight instructor. She stated the flightís purpose was to practice takeoffs and landings.

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