NTSB Identification: CEN15LA122
14 CFR Part 91: General Aviation
Sunday, January 25, 2015
Routt County, CO
Probable Cause Approval Date:
CESSNA 172F, registration:
Injuries: 1 Serious.
NTSB investigators may not have traveled in support of this investigation and used data provided by various sources to prepare this aircraft accident report.
The pilot reported that, while en route to his destination airport, he became emotional and decided to intentionally fly his airplane into the side of a mountain in an attempt to commit suicide. The pilot reported no mechanical malfunctions with the airplane.
The National Transportation Safety Board determines the probable cause(s) of this
The pilot’s intentional flight into terrain.