Boulder

C-182 Non-Fatal Boulder, CO September 1, 2013

Posted by on Sep 1, 2013 in 2013, Boulder, C-182, CO, Fuel Exhaustion, Non-Fatal, Non-Fatal Single-Engine | 0 comments

On September 1, 2013, about 1100 mountain daylight time, a Cessna 182 airplane, N6460A, was substantially damaged when the pilot ditched into a lake following a loss of engine power on approach to the Boulder Municipal Airport (BDU), Boulder, Colorado. The pilot sustained minor injuries.

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C-TP206 Non-Fatal Boulder, Colorado November 2, 2007

Posted by on Nov 2, 2007 in 2007, Boulder, C-206 Turbo-Charged, C-P206, CO, Loss of Aircraft Control, Non-Fatal, Non-Fatal Single-Engine | 0 comments

The pilot was returning to the airport after releasing some skydivers. He was following a training airplane in the traffic pattern and was gaining on it, so he decided to extend his downwind leg. On final approach to runway 08, his airplane was still gaining on the other airplane. The pilot reduced power and raised the nose to reduce airspeed to 85 mph.

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