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John Weber submitted this photo and note: “Caught this photo one evening at SUN ‘n FUN of the New Standard hopping rides close to sunset. Final approach used to go over the homebuilt section.” Would you like to have your photo featured as Picture of the Day? You can submit it via this form. All ... Read More!
Probable cause: The pilot’s improper decision to initiate the flight in marginal visual flight rules over mountainous terrain, which resulted in an inadvertent encounter with instrument meteorological and downdraft conditions and the subsequent controlled flight into trees and terrain.
Jeremy Katz submitted this photo and note: “On the longest days of the year, a bit of light lingers in the sky well after sunset. This photo was taken a bit after 10 p.m. during the summer of 2020 while over south downtown Seattle. In the foreground are T-Mobile Park (home of the Mariners) and ... Read More!