Preliminary Accident Reports

December 2010 Issue

October 17, 2010, Farmingdale, N.Y., Siai-Marchetti S.205/22R

At about 0900 Eastern time, the airplane was substantially damaged during a forced landing after loss of engine power. The commercial pilot and two passengers sustained serious injuries. One passenger was killed. Visual conditions prevailed. At 0828, the pilot aborted takeoff and taxied to parking. At 0843, the pilot requested a taxi clearance and the airplane departed at 0851. At 0855, the airplane was cleared for a touch-and-go landing. At 0857, while on final approach, the pilot requested a go-around.

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