Foggy Takeoff,  Part 2, Spatial Disorientation

NTSB accident reconstruction
Credit: NTSB
In Part 1, we discussed the circumstances surrounding the December 2019 crash of a Piper Cheyenne in foggy conditions at Lafayette, Louisiana. The 51-year-old accident pilot reported 1,530 total flight hours on his most recent medical exam, which took place six weeks before the accident. His most...

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