Preliminary Accident Reports

May 2009 Issue

March 9, 2009, Golden, N.M., Grumman American AA-1B

At about 0540 Mountain time, the airplane impacted terrain, fatally injuring the private pilot and passenger. The two regularly flew the route as commuters. Instrument conditions prevailed. A witness saw an airplane flying low in the vicinity of the departure airport at about 0530.

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