Save#:

239 & 240 

Pilot Name:

Unknown

Lives Saved:

2

Altitude Deployed:

Unknown

Aircraft:

CTSW

Date:

07/2009

Reason for Use:

Aircraft entered IMC and pilot lost control.  Deployed at approximately 6,000'.  Aircraft was totalled after landing in forested area.  Both pilot and passenger walked away unscathed. Location:  Sweden.



Save#:

237 & 238 

Pilot Name:

Tom Defino

Lives Saved:

2

Altitude Deployed:

300 ft

Aircraft:

Airborne Trike

Date:

8/1/2009

Reason for Use:

Loss of control after encountering severe turbulence


Save#:

233

Pilot Name:

Russ Bowers

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

300 ft

Aircraft:

Quicksilver MX

Date:

10/14/2008

Reason for Use:

Structural failure causing loss of  control



Save#:

230        

Pilot Name:

Randy Higgins

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

300 ft

Aircraft:

Rans S-17

Date:

4/4/2009

Reason for Use:

Structural failure upon encountering wind shear on approach caused loss of control.




Save#:

 199

Pilot Name:

Rick Logan

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

50 ft

Aircraft:

Hi-Max

Date:

Reason for Use:

Flight Control Problem



Save#:

182-184 

Pilot Name:

Kerwin Day

Lives Saved:

3

Altitude Deployed:

6000ft

Aircraft:

SR-22

Date:

1/13/2006

Reason for Use:

loss of control


Save#:

180-181

Pilot Name:

Robert Cliff

Lives Saved:

2

Altitude Deployed:

670 ft

Aircraft:

Seawing Trike

Date:

8/7/2005

Reason for Use:

right wing failure


Save#:

Pilot Name:

Dave Sharafinski

Lives Saved:

Altitude Deployed:

670 ft

Aircraft:

Date:

Reason for Use:


Save#:

179

Pilot Name:

Ilan Reich

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

1900 ft

Aircraft:

Cirrus Sr-22

Date:

6/30/2005

Reason for Use:

Incapacitated by a seizure


Save#:

Pilot Name:

Frank Murdock

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

200 ft

Aircraft:

Challenger II

Date:

9/22/2002

Reason for Use:

Engine out over unlandable terrain


Save#:

176-177

Pilot Name:

Mr. Soll

Lives Saved:

2

Altitude Deployed:

2000 ft

Aircraft:

FK-12 Comet

Date:

10/9/2004

Reason for Use:

Loss of Control


Save#:

174-175

Pilot Name:

Southern German Pilot

Lives Saved:

2

Altitude Deployed:

100 ft

Aircraft:

Avid

Date:

10/2/2004

Reason for Use:

Installation of improper propeller


Save#:

172-173

Pilot Name:

Moroccan pilot and passenger

Lives Saved:

2

Altitude Deployed:

60 ft

Aircraft:

Flight Design CT

Date:

10/9/2004

Reason for Use:

Attempted Go around


Save#:

170-171

Pilot Name:

John Sotirianos

Lives Saved:

2

Altitude Deployed:

900 ft

Aircraft:

Savannah MX 740

Date:

Reason for Use:

"a joining bolt that held the spring connecting the elevator control surface and the yoke went loose"


Save#:

168-9

Pilot Name:

William and Barbara Graham

Lives Saved:

2

Altitude Deployed:

16000 ft

Aircraft:

Cirrus Sr-22

Date:

9/19/2004

Reason for Use:

High Altitude Upset


Save#:

167

Pilot Name:

Ron Elrod

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

800 ft

Aircraft:

Flightstar

Date:

6/16/2004

Reason for Use:

Mechanical failure


Save#:

166

Pilot Name:

Jeff Ippoliti

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

700 ft

Aircraft:

Cirrus SR-22

Date:

4/10/2004

Reason for Use:


Save#:

162-5

Pilot Name:

Albert Kolk

Lives Saved:

4

Altitude Deployed:

9500 ft

Aircraft:

Cirrus SR-20

Date:

4/4/2005

Reason for Use:


Save#:

161

Pilot Name:

Not Reported

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

Aircraft:

Hellenic Savannah

Date:

5/4/2005

Reason for Use:


Save#:

Pilot Name:

Teodoro Kindermann Eisel

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

3000 ft

Aircraft:

Kolb

Date:

3/4/2005

Reason for Use:

Loss of control


Save#:

159

Pilot Name:

Mike Daeges

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

200 ft.

Aircraft:

Hy-Tek Hurricane

Date:

8/3/2005

Reason for Use:

Engine Out Over Unlandable Terrain


Save#:

158

Pilot Name:

Alan Brown

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

1,000 ft.

Aircraft:

Dragonfly

Date:

9/3/2005

Reason for Use:

Component Failure (failed control linkage weld)


Save#:

157

Pilot Name:

Bernd Verch (Germany)

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

1,200 ft.

Aircraft:

Dallach Sunrise

Date:

6/3/2005

Reason for Use:

Component Failure (joystick broke)


Save#:

156

Pilot Name:

Lionel Morrison

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

1,500 ft.

Aircraft:

Cirrus Design SR22

Date:

10/2/2005

Reason for Use:

Loss of Control (aileron jammed, then lost)


Save#:

155

Pilot Name:

Lance Lefholz

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

6,300 ft.

Aircraft:

North Wing Apache trike

Date:

5/2/2005

Reason for Use:

Engine Out Over Unlandable Terrain


Save#:

154

Pilot Name:

Paul Highness

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

Pending

Aircraft:

Golden Circle T-Bird II

Date:

7/2/2005

Reason for Use:

Component Failure (pushrod unscrewed)


Save#:

153

Pilot Name:

Info pending (Brazil)

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

Pending

Aircraft:

RANS S-9 Chaos

Date:

6/2/2005

Reason for Use:

Info Pending


Save#:

152

Pilot Name:

Mark Puckett

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

100 ft

Aircraft:

Flightstar Spyder

Date:

6/2/2005

Reason for Use:

Loss of Control (new pilot/stall)


Save#:

151

Pilot Name:

Kris Boutinheimer

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

200 ft

Aircraft:

Titan Tornado

Date:

5/2/2005

Reason for Use:

Loss of Control (pilot distraction)




Save#:

149-150

Pilot Name:

Juan Tosi & passenger (Ecuador)

Lives Saved:

2

Altitude Deployed:

200 ft

Aircraft:

Quicksilver Sport II

Date:

3/2/2005

Reason for Use:

Component Failure/bolt failed


Save#:

148

Pilot Name:

John Storrie (deployment in 8/89: reported 2002

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

Unspecified

Aircraft:

Eagle

Date:

2/2/2005

Reason for Use:

Structural Failure/Violent Weather


Save#:

147

Pilot Name:

Info pending (deployment in 8/01; reported 2002)

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

Unspecified

Aircraft:

Dragonfly

Date:

1/2/2005

Reason for Use:

Pending


Save#:

146

Pilot Name:

Dan Hostetler

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

40 ft

Aircraft:

Aero-Lite 103

Date:

11/1/2005

Reason for Use:

Loss of Control in Stall


Save#:

145

Pilot Name:

John Wisnesky

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

100-150 ft

Aircraft:

Quicksilver MX

Date:

11/1/2005

Reason for Use:

Loss of Control


Save#:

143-144

Pilot Name:

Names not Released (Germany)

Lives Saved:

2

Altitude Deployed:

Not Available

Aircraft:

Tecnam P-92

Date:

10/1/2005

Reason for Use:

Engine Failure


Save#:

142

Pilot Name:

Paul Prudent (France)

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

Aircraft:

Dyn'Aero MCR 01

Date:

10/1/2005

Reason for Use:

Loss of Control (spin testing)


Save#:

141

Pilot Name:

Jim Riordan

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

500-750 ft

Aircraft:

Flightstar Spyder

Date:

10/1/2005

Reason for Use:

Component Failure (jammed rudder)


Save#:

139-140

Pilot Name:

M. Stephan & passenger (Germany)

Lives Saved:

2

Altitude Deployed:

1400 ft

Aircraft:

Sunny

Date:

8/1/2005

Reason for Use:

Component Failure (lost prop)


Save#:

137-138 

Pilot Name:

Bernd Vierling & Mr. Haag (Germany)

Lives Saved:

2

Altitude Deployed:

1200 ft

Aircraft:

Murphy Renegade

Date:

7/1/2005

Reason for Use:

Structural Failure


Save#:

136 

Pilot Name:

Wallace Clark (USA)

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

200 ft.

Aircraft:

Hy-Tek Hurricane

Date:

6/1/2005

Reason for Use:

Engine Out / Unlandable


Save#:

135

Pilot Name:

Helmut Grossklaus (Germany)

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

300 ft.

Aircraft:

Silent Racer trike

Date:

5/1/2005

Reason for Use:

Structural Failure (after 3 tuck/tumbles)


Save#:

134

Pilot Name:

Martin Miller

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

< 200 ft

Aircraft:

Aero-Lite 103

Date:

6/1/2000

Reason for Use:

Loss of Control


Save#:

133

Pilot Name:

Bob McFee

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

1,000 ft

Aircraft:

Dragonfly

Date:

4/1/2000

Reason for Use:

Component Failure


Save#:

132

Pilot Name:

Steve Nootenboom

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

500 ft

Aircraft:

Millenium

Date:

1/1/2000

Reason for Use:

Loss of Control / Aerobatics


Save#:

130-131 

Pilot Name:

R. Johnson and Student

Lives Saved:

2

Altitude Deployed:

150 ft

Aircraft:

Flightstar II

Date:

12/1/1999

Reason for Use:

Loss of Control / Weather


Save#:

129 

Pilot Name:

David Bock

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

4,000-5,000 ft

Aircraft:

Challenger II

Date:

6/1/1999

Reason for Use:


Save#:

127-128 

Pilot Name:

Albert Hoffman & Norbert Burgers(Germany)

Lives Saved:

2

Altitude Deployed:

100 ft

Aircraft:

FK-9

Date:

6/1/1999

Reason for Use:

Loss of Control (Aileron Jam)


Save#:

126 

Pilot Name:

Leonard Gallman

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

900 ft

Aircraft:

Tukan Trike

Date:

5/1/1999

Reason for Use:

Structural Failure


Save#:

125

Pilot Name:

Jim Elder

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

Uknown

Aircraft:

MX

Date:

5/1/1999

Reason for Use:

Failure During Aerobatics


Save#:

124

Pilot Name:

Cecil Martin

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

25 ft

Aircraft:

Titan Tornado

Date:

4/1/1999

Reason for Use:

Struck Obstacle on Approach


Save#:

123

Pilot Name:

Ken Mercer

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

150 ft

Aircraft:

Mitchell Wing

Date:

4/1/1999

Reason for Use:

Component Failure


Save#:

122 

Pilot Name:

Charles Fontenot

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

300 ft.

Aircraft:

Laron Tundra

Date:

6/1/1998

Reason for Use:

Component Failure (jammed aileron)


Save#:

120-121 

Pilot Name:

Ed Dockendorf

Lives Saved:

2

Altitude Deployed:

90 ft

Aircraft:

Merlin MU912

Date:

6/1/1998

Reason for Use:

Component Failure


Save#:

119  

Pilot Name:

Tom Wolfe

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

400-900 ft

Aircraft:

Pulsar 582

Date:

6/1/1998

Reason for Use:

Loss of Control



Save#:

118

Pilot Name:

Name Not Released

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

900 ft

Aircraft:

Kiebitz

Date:

4/1/1998

Reason for Use:

Engine Out / Unlandable


Save#:

116-117

Pilot Name:

Stan Carr & student

Lives Saved:

2

Altitude Deployed:

Unknown

Aircraft:

MX-II

Date:

1/1/1998

Reason for Use:

Engine Out / Inexperienced


Save#:

114-115

Pilot Name:

Doak Neal

Lives Saved:

2

Altitude Deployed:

200-900 ft

Aircraft:

GT500

Date:

12/1/1997

Reason for Use:

Structural Failure


Save#:

113

Pilot Name:

Randall Kennedy

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

2,000 ft

Aircraft:

TST-1 Alpin

Date:

12/1/1997

Reason for Use:

Loss of Control


Save#:

112

Pilot Name:

Robert Otto

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

60-70 ft

Aircraft:

Phantom

Date:

11/1/1997

Reason for Use:

Structural Failure


Save#:

111

Pilot Name:

Dave Ryan

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

Uknown

Aircraft:

Spitfire

Date:

10/1/1997

Reason for Use:

Elevator Cable Failure


Save#:

109-110

Pilot Name:

Helmut Grossklaus & passenger (Germany)

Lives Saved:

2

Altitude Deployed:

1,750 ft

Aircraft:

Silent Racer Trike

Date:

10/1/1997

Reason for Use:

Loss of Control / Spiral


Save#:

108

Pilot Name:

James Baker

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

100 ft

Aircraft:

Weedhopper

Date:

8/1/1997

Reason for Use:

Engine Out / Unlandable


Save#:

107

Pilot Name:

Jon Lorentzen

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

300 ft

Aircraft:

Edel Sabre PG

Date:

7/1/1997

Reason for Use:

Loss of Control / Weather


Save#:

106

Pilot Name:

Charles Handley

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

75 ft

Aircraft:

MX

Date:

7/1/1997

Reason for Use:

Loss of Control / Weather


Save#:

105

Pilot Name:

Ron Kline

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

400 ft

Aircraft:

Temen Monofly

Date:

6/1/1997

Reason for Use:

Loss of Control


Save#:

104

Pilot Name:

Chas Laversa

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

500 ft

Aircraft:

Challenger

Date:

6/1/1997

Reason for Use:


Save#:

103

Pilot Name:

Unknown (Germany)

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

200 ft

Aircraft:

Paraglider

Date:

5/1/1997

Reason for Use:

Violent Air


Save#:

102

Pilot Name:

Robert Hendrick

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

50 ft

Aircraft:

Talon XP

Date:

5/1/1997

Reason for Use:

Loss of Control / Joystick


Save#:

101

Pilot Name:

Doug Prather

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

200 ft

Aircraft:

Sensor 510C

Date:

4/1/1997

Reason for Use:

Structural Failure


Save#:

100

Pilot Name:

Test Pilot

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

1200 ft

Aircraft:

Flight Designs CT

Date:

2/1/1997

Reason for Use:

Flight Test


Save#:

99

Pilot Name:

Peter Taylor

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

300-400 ft

Aircraft:

Dragonfly

Date:

11/1/1996

Reason for Use:

Structural Failure


Save#:

98

Pilot Name:

Jim Hall

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

200 ft

Aircraft:

Firestar II

Date:

9/1/1996

Reason for Use:

Loss of Control / Spin


Save#:

97

Pilot Name:

Austin Collins

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

1,700 ft

Aircraft:

Dragonfly

Date:

9/1/1996

Reason for Use:

Loss of Control / Inverted


Save#:

96

Pilot Name:

Franz Josef Kramer

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

300 ft

Aircraft:

B & F FK-9

Date:

8/1/1996

Reason for Use:

Loss of Control / Flutter


Save#:

95

Pilot Name:

David Freidman

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

150 ft

Aircraft:

Firefly

Date:

8/1/1996

Reason for Use:

Loss of Control


Save#:

94

Pilot Name:

Wieduwilt

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

150 ft

Aircraft:

Tucano

Date:

7/1/1996

Reason for Use:

Violent Air / Tumble


Save#:

92-93

Pilot Name:

Zesewitz

Lives Saved:

2

Altitude Deployed:

150 ft

Aircraft:

FK-9

Date:

6/1/1996

Reason for Use:

Not Yet Released


Save#:

90-91

Pilot Name:

Oliver Szugat

Lives Saved:

2

Altitude Deployed:

250 ft.

Aircraft:

RANS S-12

Date:

1/1/1996

Reason for Use:

Engine Out / Unlandable


Save#:

89

Pilot Name:

Claudio Frey

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

130 ft

Aircraft:

Paraglider

Date:

9/1/1995

Reason for Use:

Loss of Control / Tumble



Save#:

88

Pilot Name:

Government Withheld (Germany)

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

500 ft.

Aircraft:

Prototype (flying wing)

Date:

7/1/1995

Reason for Use:

Loss of Control / Out of C.G.


Save#:

87

Pilot Name:

v. A. BĀcker

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

Info Held

Aircraft:

Bobcat

Date:

6/17/1905

Reason for Use:

Not Yet Released


Save#:

86

Pilot Name:

Unknown

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

< 100 ft

Aircraft:

SquadronSE-5A

Date:

6/17/1905

Reason for Use:

Not Yet Released


Save#:

85

Pilot Name:

James Smith

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

1,000 ft

Aircraft:

Cobra

Date:

5/1/1995

Reason for Use:

Component Failure


Save#:

84

Pilot Name:

John Entwistle

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

50-60 ft

Aircraft:

Cobra

Date:

10/1/1994

Reason for Use:

Structural Failure


Save#:

83

Pilot Name:

Steve Rathbun

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

2,400 ft

Aircraft:

RamAir 154 HG

Date:

9/1/1994

Reason for Use:

Loss of Control / Tumble


Save#:

82

Pilot Name:

Dave Bobrowski

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

500 ft

Aircraft:

Enterprise HG

Date:

8/1/1994

Reason for Use:

Structural Failure


Save#:

81

Pilot Name:

Donald Bish

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

300 ft

Aircraft:

Rotec Rally 3

Date:

8/1/1994

Reason for Use:

Engine Out / Unlandable


Save#:

79-80

Pilot Name:

Mr. & Mrs. Assion

Lives Saved:

2

Altitude Deployed:

3,250 ft

Aircraft:

Sunwheel

Date:

7/1/1994

Reason for Use:

Loss of Control


Save#:

78

Pilot Name:

Tom Kennedy

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

300 ft

Aircraft:

MX

Date:

6/1/1994

Reason for Use:

Engine Out / Unlandable


Save#:

77

Pilot Name:

Classified Military

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

Unknown

Aircraft:

Buccaneer

Date:

6/16/1905

Reason for Use:

Classified Military Info


Save#:

76

Pilot Name:

Classified Military

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

Unknown

Aircraft:

Buccaneer

Date:

6/16/1905

Reason for Use:

Classified Military Info


Save#:

75

Pilot Name:

Classified Military

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

Unknown

Aircraft:

Buccaneer

Date:

6/16/1905

Reason for Use:

Classified Military Info


Save#:

74

Pilot Name:

John Carlton

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

3,600 ft

Aircraft:

Dragonfly

Date:

1/1/1994

Reason for Use:

Component Failure


Save#:

73

Pilot Name:

Brad Koji

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

10,000 ft

Aircraft:

Wills Wing HG

Date:

7/1/1993

Reason for Use:

Violent Air / Tumble


Save#:

72

Pilot Name:

James Rodeghero

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

100 ft

Aircraft:

UltraStar

Date:

7/1/1993

Reason for Use:

Loss of Control


Save#:

71

Pilot Name:

Brian Withrow

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

400 ft

Aircraft:

Mitchell Wing

Date:

7/1/1993

Reason for Use:

Loss of Control


Save#:

70

Pilot Name:

Dalla Paola Umberto

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

200 ft

Aircraft:

Jetfox

Date:

6/1/1993

Reason for Use:

Loss of Control


Save#:

68-69

Pilot Name:

Schw?ger / Melzer

Lives Saved:

2

Altitude Deployed:

200 ft

Aircraft:

FK-9

Date:

4/1/1993

Reason for Use:

Component Failure


Save#:

66-67

Pilot Name:

Unknown (Spain)

Lives Saved:

2

Altitude Deployed:

Unknown

Aircraft:

Unknown

Date:

6/15/1905

Reason for Use:

Loss Control / Aerobatics


Save#:

65

Pilot Name:

Mike Purcell

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

100 ft

Aircraft:

MX-II

Date:

12/1/1992

Reason for Use:

Loss of Control


Save#:

64

Pilot Name:

Guenther Schulze

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

250 ft

Aircraft:

Sky-Walker

Date:

11/1/1992

Reason for Use:

Loss of Visibility


Save#:

62-63

Pilot Name:

Richard Hill

Lives Saved:

2

Altitude Deployed:

150 ft

Aircraft:

Trike

Date:

11/1/1992

Reason for Use:

Structural Failure


Save#:

61

Pilot Name:

Barry Isom

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

300 ft

Aircraft:

Quicksilver

Date:

11/1/1992

Reason for Use:

Engine Out / Unlandable


Save#:

60

Pilot Name:

Prather Warren

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

3,150 ft

Aircraft:

GT500

Date:

10/1/1992

Reason for Use:

Loss of Control



Save#:

59

Pilot Name:

Stephen Lincoln

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

100-150 ft

Aircraft:

Challenger II

Date:

8/1/1992

Reason for Use:

Loss of Control


Save#:

58

Pilot Name:

David Corbin

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

2,000 ft

Aircraft:

Moyes XS155HG

Date:

8/1/1992

Reason for Use:

Mid-Air Collision


Save#:

57

Pilot Name:

Bob Wall

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

50-60 ft

Aircraft:

Challenger II

Date:

7/1/1992

Reason for Use:

Engine Out / Unlandable


Save#:

56

Pilot Name:

Jim Campbell

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

400 ft

Aircraft:

Phantom

Date:

6/1/1992

Reason for Use:

Loss of Control


Save#:

55

Pilot Name:

Douglas Guay

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

150 ft

Aircraft:

Quicksilver

Date:

2/1/1992

Reason for Use:

Loss of Control


Save#:

54

Pilot Name:

David Holland

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

80-100 ft

Aircraft:

Spitfire

Date:

10/1/1991

Reason for Use:

Engine Out / Unlandable


Save#:

53 

Pilot Name:

George Kuchak

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

100 ft

Aircraft:

Eagle XL

Date:

7/1/1991

Reason for Use:

Engine Out / Unlandable


Save#:

52

Pilot Name:

Bruce Bolles

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

2,500 ft

Aircraft:

Seedwings HG

Date:

6/1/1991

Reason for Use:

Structural Failure


Save#:

51

Pilot Name:

Thomas Grueter

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

400 ft

Aircraft:

Trike

Date:

5/1/1991

Reason for Use:

Structural Failure


Save#:

50

Pilot Name:

Bob Ballantyne

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

1,100 ft

Aircraft:

Kolb FireStar

Date:

1/1/1991

Reason for Use:

Aerobatic Failure


Save#:

49

Pilot Name:

Unknown

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

Unknown

Aircraft:

Trike

Date:

6/12/1905

Reason for Use:

Loss of Control


Save#:

48

Pilot Name:

Unknown

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

Unknown

Aircraft:

Trike

Date:

6/12/1905

Reason for Use:

Loss of Control


Save#:

47

Pilot Name:

Ed Moroney

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

75 ft

Aircraft:

Quicksilver

Date:

11/1/1990

Reason for Use:

Component Failure


Save#:

46

Pilot Name:

Chuck Shepard

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

300 ft

Aircraft:

Falcon

Date:

10/1/1990

Reason for Use:

Structural Failure


Save#:

45

Pilot Name:

Jos? M Est?banez

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

65 ft

Aircraft:

Chickenox

Date:

9/1/1990

Reason for Use:

Loss of Control


Save#:

44

Pilot Name:

Carl Shortt

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

50-75 ft

Aircraft:

Wills Wing HG

Date:

8/1/1990

Reason for Use:

Violent Air / Tumble


Save#:

42-43

Pilot Name:

Unknown. No written report received.

Lives Saved:

2

Altitude Deployed:

< 120ft

Aircraft:

Trike

Date:

6/12/1905

Reason for Use:

Structural Failure


Save#:

41

Pilot Name:

Todd Craig

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

500 ft

Aircraft:

Kolb FireStar

Date:

2/1/1990

Reason for Use:

Loss of Control


Save#:

40

Pilot Name:

Greg Rossignol

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

500 ft

Aircraft:

UP Axis HG

Date:

6/1/1990

Reason for Use:

Structural Failure


Save#:

39

Pilot Name:

Tom Rogers

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

3,000 ft

Aircraft:

Own Design

Date:

4/1/1990

Reason for Use:

Loss of Control


Save#:

38

Pilot Name:

Jerry Jacobs

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

300 ft

Aircraft:

Quicksilver

Date:

2/1/1990

Reason for Use:

Loss of Control


Save#:

37

Pilot Name:

Wolfgang Link

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

350 ft

Aircraft:

Mitchell Wing

Date:

8/1/1989

Reason for Use:

Loss of Control


Save#:

36

Pilot Name:

Lonnie Asher

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

Unknown

Aircraft:

Kolb

Date:

8/1/1989

Reason for Use:

Engine Out / Unlandable


Save#:

35

Pilot Name:

Geoff Loyns

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

11,500 ft

Aircraft:

Magic Kiss HG

Date:

7/1/1989

Reason for Use:

Violent Air / Tumble


Save#:

34

Pilot Name:

Enrico Savoia

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

250 ft

Aircraft:

Challenger

Date:

6/11/1905

Reason for Use:

Loss of Control



Save#:

33

Pilot Name:

Jack Britton

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

1,000 ft

Aircraft:

Avenger

Date:

5/1/1989

Reason for Use:

Structural Failure


Save#:

32

Pilot Name:

Jon Maysick

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

75 ft

Aircraft:

Eipper MX

Date:

10/1/1988

Reason for Use:

Loss of Control


Save#:

31

Pilot Name:

Wayne Tibbs

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

60 ft

Aircraft:

Condor

Date:

9/1/1988

Reason for Use:

Component Failure


Save#:

30

Pilot Name:

Don Eccker

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

3000 ft

Aircraft:

Phantom

Date:

6/1/1988

Reason for Use:

Structural Failure


Save#:

29

Pilot Name:

Mitsuru Nishijima

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

65 ft

Aircraft:

Beaver

Date:

6/1/1986

Reason for Use:

Loss of Control


Save#:

27-28

Pilot Name:

Rod Bridge

Lives Saved:

2

Altitude Deployed:

100 ft

Aircraft:

Maxair

Date:

2/1/1988

Reason for Use:

Engine Out / Unlandable


Save#:

26

Pilot Name:

Michael Plonski

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

300 ft

Aircraft:

Kolb

Date:

7/1/1987

Reason for Use:

Component Failure


Save#:

25

Pilot Name:

Chris Dunham

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

150 ft

Aircraft:

Cobra

Date:

7/1/1986

Reason for Use:

Engine Out / Unlandable


Save#:

24

Pilot Name:

Olaf Rudolfsen

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

650 ft

Aircraft:

Mainair Trike

Date:

6/1/1986

Reason for Use:

Structural Failure


Save#:

22-23

Pilot Name:

Mark Fell

Lives Saved:

2

Altitude Deployed:

400 ft

Aircraft:

Tierra II

Date:

6/1/1986

Reason for Use:

Loss of Control


Save#:

21

Pilot Name:

Norman Flug

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

100 ft

Aircraft:

Weedhopper

Date:

3/1/1986

Reason for Use:

Engine Out / Unlandable


Save#:

20

Pilot Name:

Art Lombas

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

300 ft

Aircraft:

Weedhopper

Date:

12/1/1986

Reason for Use:

Loss of Control


Save#:

19

Pilot Name:

Unknown (France)

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

Unknown

Aircraft:

Pterodactyl

Date:

6/7/1905

Reason for Use:

Structural Failure


Save#:

18

Pilot Name:

Unknown (France)

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

Unknown

Aircraft:

Starflight

Date:

6/7/1905

Reason for Use:

Structural Failure


Save#:

17

Pilot Name:

Pat Rollins

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

4,000 ft

Aircraft:

Eagle

Date:

7/1/1985

Reason for Use:

Structural Failure


Save#:

15-16

Pilot Name:

John Curles

Lives Saved:

2

Altitude Deployed:

100 ft

Aircraft:

Windrider

Date:

4/1/1985

Reason for Use:

Loss of Control


Save#:

13-14

Pilot Name:

Mike Pair

Lives Saved:

2

Altitude Deployed:

125 ft

Aircraft:

Eagle XL

Date:

11/1/1984

Reason for Use:

In-Flight Fire


Save#:

11-12

Pilot Name:

Rick Van Voast

Lives Saved:

2

Altitude Deployed:

50-75 ft

Aircraft:

Tierra

Date:

9/1/1984

Reason for Use:

Engine Out / Unlandable


Save#:

10

Pilot Name:

Gilles Gagne

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

1,000 ft

Aircraft:

Eagle XL

Date:

8/1/1984

Reason for Use:

Structural Failure


Save#:

9

Pilot Name:

Karen Schneider

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

65 ft

Aircraft:

Eagle XL

Date:

8/1/1984

Reason for Use:

Structural Failure


Save#:

8

Pilot Name:

John McWilliams

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

100 ft

Aircraft:

Rally 2B

Date:

6/1/1984

Reason for Use:

Engine Out / Unlandable


Save#:

5

Pilot Name:

Brian Molstad

Lives Saved:

2

Altitude Deployed:

350 ft

Aircraft:

Tierra

Date:

5/1/1984

Reason for Use:

Engine Out / Unlandable


Save#:

4

Pilot Name:

Bill Lapointe

Lives Saved:

2

Altitude Deployed:

250 ft

Aircraft:

Eagle XL

Date:

2/1/1984

Reason for Use:

Structural Failure


Save#:

3

Pilot Name:

Jon Lindskog

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

100 ft

Aircraft:

Eagle XL

Date:

12/1/1983

Reason for Use:

Engine Out / Unlandable


Save#:

2

Pilot Name:

John Peterson

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

400ft

Aircraft:

Eagle

Date:

9/1/1983

Reason for Use:

Engine out / Unlandable



Save#:

1

Pilot Name:

Jay Tipton

Lives Saved:

1

Altitude Deployed:

300ft

Aircraft:

Pterodactyl

Date:

8/1/1983

Reason for Use:

Loss of Control