Investigation number
AA-2024-003
Occurrence date
Location
near Auburn Municipal Airport, Washington
State
International
Report status
Pending
Investigation type
Accredited Representative
Investigation status
Active
Aviation occurrence type
Collision with terrain
Occurrence category
Accident
Anticipated completion

The United States National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) is investigating an accident involving an amateur-built Beck Michael J Sonex, registered N920MB, near Auburn Municipal Airport, Washington, United States, on 16 January 2024. The NTSB has requested assistance and the appointment of an accredited representative from the ATSB.

To facilitate this support and to provide the appropriate protections for the information, the ATSB appointed an accredited representative in accordance with paragraph 5.23 of the International Civil Aviation Organization Annex 13 and commenced an investigation under the Australian Transport Safety Investigation Act 2003.

Any enquiries relating to the investigation should be directed to the NTSB.

Aircraft Details
Model
Sonex
Serial number
1145
Sector
Piston
Registration
N920MB
Damage
Substantial
Manufacturer
Amateur Built Aircraft