29-Dec-21 N544SC Robinson R44 Gatlinburg, US-Tennessee (1F)

Crashed east of Gatlinburg–Pigeon Forge Airport. Passenger Juli Wagner received fatal injuries and pilot Matthew Jones was 1 injured.  According to this press report, the U.S. Attorney’s office confirmed that Matthew Jones should not have been in Tennessee, or flying any aircraft, as he is facing a federal prosecution in Utah for mail fraud and falsely claiming he was a certified flight instructor.

Date:
29 December, 2021
Reg:
N544SC
Make:
Robinson
Model:
R44
MSN:
10884
Location:
15 miles northeast of downtown Gatlinburg near Apple Tree Lane
Country:
US-Tennessee
Civil / Military:
Civil
Fatalities:
1
Operator:
Touchstone-Helicopters
Link:
https://ksltv.com/480872/friends-seeking-justice-after-utah-woman-killed-in-helicopter-crash/
Link:
https://eu.knoxnews.com/story/news/2021/12/30/helicopter-crash-east-tennessee-killed-one-faa-says/9047563002/
Link:
https://www.asias.faa.gov/apex/f?p=100:96:5181209784131::::P96_ENTRY_DATE,P96_MAKE_NAME,P96_FATAL_FLG:30-DEC-21,ROBINSON

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