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ENGINE FAILURE IN IMC

The information below is presented not as a deterant for perspective students but rather as a teaching tool, not only in aviation, but in any high-intensity job field. The story told is a true story that took place on Friday, May 13, 2011 in the vicinity of Frederick, MD. The video and IFR Magazine article are both copyrighted - reproduction without permission is unauthorized.

For more details of the incident, please contact the pilot, Robert Schapiro.

AOPA Air Safety Institute Video Re-Enactment

IFR Magazine Article (November 2011)

IFR Magazine - November 2011

Read the article.

Actual Audio Footage (dead air removed)

ATC RADAR Feed (with notes)

ATC RADAR Feed (with notes)

Photos

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