Accident Rans S-12XL Airaile N518D,
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Date:Saturday 8 June 2024
Time:c. 07:25
Type:Silhouette image of generic RS12 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Rans S-12XL Airaile
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: N518D
MSN: 05990881
Year of manufacture:2002
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Pinal County, Picacho Peak, AZ -   United States of America
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
The aircraft, an Experimental Dean C Frost built Rans S-12XL Airaile, Registration (unconfirmed) N518D, sustained substantial damage subsequent to impact with the mountainous terrain of Picacho Peak in Pinal County, Arizona.
The sole pilot onboard the Amateur Built, 2-seat, pusher-configuration airplane was fatally injured.

Sources:

https://www.azfamily.com/2024/06/08/pilot-killed-after-plane-crashes-picacho-peak/
https://www.12news.com/article/news/local/arizona/small-plane-crash-near-picacho-peak-leaves-1-dead/75-6238dad1-16ac-4baa-9a92-1d419f6ee728
https://registry.faa.gov/aircraftinquiry/Search/NNumberResult?NNumberTxt=518D%20




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