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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 264041
Last updated: 22 January 2022
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Date:14-JUN-2004
Time:c. 14:40
Type:Silhouette image of generic Q1 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
MQ-1 Predator
Owner/operator:United States Air Force (USAF)
Registration:
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Indian Springs Aux Field, NV -   United States of America
Phase: Approach
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed while returning from training mission on the nearby Nevada Test and Training Range. Cause: Crew error. Instructor pilot allowed the student pilot to continue a poor landing approach and the attempt to abort the landing was too late. The UAV impacted the ground with the rear tailplane.

Sources:

AFM JUL/DEC 2004


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
15-Jun-2021 14:08 TB Added
16-Jul-2021 11:53 TB Updated [Phase, Source, Narrative]

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