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JH21_250.jpg - Date of accident: 15-JUN-2012 | JR Eagle | N106BD | Pilot: Buck Roetman | Rexburg, ID On June 15, 2012, at 1940 mountain daylight time, an experimental Roetman Eagle, N106BD, impacted terrain while performing barrel rolls at the Rexburg-Madison County Airport (RXE), Rexburg, Idaho. The pilot sustained minor injuries, and there were no ground injuries. The airplane was substantially damaged. The flight departed RXE for a practice flight for the Legacy Airshow. Visual meteorological conditions prevailed for the local area flight, and no flight plan had been filed. Video footage of the flight shows the airplane doing several barrel rolls and as the airplane comes out of a roll, its right wing drops and impacts the ground. According to the pilot, he believes that the propeller accumulator went out and the blades went to a flat pitch condition.

Date of accident: 15-JUN-2012 | JR Eagle | N106BD | Pilot: Buck Roetman | Rexburg, ID On June 15, 2012, at 1940 mountain daylight time, an experimental Roetman Eagle, N106BD, impacted terrain while performing barrel rolls at the Rexburg-Madison County Airport (RXE), Rexburg, Idaho. The pilot sustained minor injuries, and there were no ground injuries. The airplane was substantially damaged. The flight departed RXE for a practice flight for the Legacy Airshow. Visual meteorological conditions prevailed for the local area flight, and no flight plan had been filed. Video footage of the flight shows the airplane doing several barrel rolls and as the airplane comes out of a roll, its right wing drops and impacts the ground. According to the pilot, he believes that the propeller accumulator went out and the blades went to a flat pitch condition.
Image ID: JH21_250 | | Camera: Canon EOS-1D Mark III | | Date: 8/21/10 2:11 PM
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