1991 C-210 Non-Fatal Non-Fatal Single-Engine Tail Strike

C-210 Non-Fatal Hazel Green, AL July 13, 1991

The pilot lost control of the airplane after a parachute line from a student jumper became entangled with the horizontal stabilizer and elevator trim tab. According to the pilot, the airplane became uncontrollable and entered a flat spin. Unable to arrest the spin, the pilot and other jumpers parachuted out the airplane; the airplane crashed in the woods unattended.

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