NTSB Identification: WPR11FA474
14 CFR Part 91: General Aviation
Accident occurred Thursday, September 29, 2011 in Chualar, CA
Aircraft: POE G L/POE S Y 540, registration: N42GP
Injuries: 1 Fatal.

NTSB investigators either traveled in support of this investigation or conducted a significant amount of investigative work without any travel, and used data obtained from various sources to prepare this aircraft accident report.

On September 29, 2011, about 1850 Pacific daylight time, an experimental amateur-built Zivko/Poe Edge 540 aerobatic airplane, N42GP, was substantially damaged when it impacted terrain in Chualar, California, while the pilot was conducting aerobatics. The certified private pilot/owner received fatal injuries. The personal flight was operated under the provisions of Title 14 Code of Federal Regulations Part 91. Visual meteorological conditions prevailed, and no flight plan was filed for the flight.

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