Related Accidents / Incidents

The following list is not exhaustive, but is indicative of the large number of accidents resulting from inadvertent flight from VFR into IMC conditions:

List of inadvertent VFR into IMC accidents (accident number / aircraft model / location)
ATL07FA029 Cessna 340A Charleston, SC DEN03FA111 RV-6A La Junta, CO 
CHI01FA093 Cessna 172 Centralia, IL LAX02LA109 RV-4 Jacumba, CA 
CHI05FA260 Piper PA-32-300 Wabash, IN LAX03LA192 Argus Aviation CA-7 Angleton, TX 
CHI06FA076 Cessna 421B Whelling, IL NYC06LA136 Lancair 360 Montgomery, NY 
CHI06FA232 Piper PA-23-250 Sault Ste Marie, MI SEA03LA118 Herrin Hornet Newberg, OR 
CHI08FA053 Beech V35B Springfield, IL IAD02LA089 Puhl Genesis Petersburg, WV 
DEN03FA068 Cessna 310D Provo, UT CHI06LA164 Zenair Cricket MC-12 Lee's Summit, MO 
CHI04FA255 Cirrus SR-22 Park Falls, WI SEA08LA145 Lancair Legacy Murrieta, CA
DEN07FA059 Beech H-18 Great Bend, KS ATL02LA099 Comp Air 7 Merritt Island, FL
DFW06FA021 Piper PA-34-220T Tomball, TX DFW05LA102 - Spearman Raptor Bogalusa, LA 
DFW07FA036 Cessna 310Q Waco, TX CHI07LA113 Murphy Moose SR3500 Cotter, AR 
FTW04FA045 Cessna 172 Grand Saline, TX ATL04LA158 Pitts S-1 Durham, NC
LAX01LA303 Cessna P206B Willits, CA CHI02LA176 BAR/Curtiss JN-4D Owatonna, MN 
LAX02FA061 Cessna T337H Buena Park, CA DEN07LA108 RV-6 Edgewater, CO 
LAX04FA066 Cessna 421C Claremont, CA DFW07FA023 Glasair Mineral Wells, TX 
LAX05FA262 Piper PA-28-235 Big Bear City, CA FTW04LA040 RV-6A Carthage, TX
LAX06FA089 Piper PA-30 Visalia, CA LAX06LA170 RANS S-18 Stinger Llano, CA 
MIA04FA047 Piper PA-23-160 Lake Worth, FL MIA08FA141 Socata TBM700 Kennesaw, GA 
MIA08FA091 AeroFab Lake LA-250 Skaneateles, NY DFW08FA057 Piper PA-46-500TP San Antonio, TX 
MIA08FA081 Cirrus SR22 Waxhaw, NC ANC07FA073 Piper PA-46-350P Sitka, AK 
NYC07FA100 Piper PA-23-250 Windham, CT NYC07FA065 Socata TBM 700 Dartmouth, MA 
NYC01FA109 BE 36 Middletown, RI LAX07FA059 Piper PA-46-350P Concord, CA 
SEA08FA013 Grumman American AA-5A Sequim, WA ATL06FA044 Beech 200 Myrtle Beach, SC 
DFW05LA118 Cessna 182 Little Rock, AR LAX06FA071 LearJet 35A Truckee, CA 
NYC03LA019 Mooney M20R Vineyard Haven, MA DFW05FA170 Beech E90 New Roads, LA 
NYC06FA145 Raytheon Acft B36TC North Garden, VA IAD05FA047 Pilatus PC-12/45 Bellefonte, PA 
NYC07FA159 Mooney M20F Brooks, KY DCA05MA037 Cessna 560 Pueblo, CO 
CHI02FA094 Piper / PA-31P Daleville, IN NYC05FA042 Embraer EMB-110P1 Swanzey, NH 
NYC06FA048 Beech D-55 Dawson, GA DEN05FA051 Beech BE-90 Rawlins, WY 
MIA01FA151 Mooney M20J Monroe, NC SEA05FA025 Cessna 208B Bellevue, ID 
CHI01FA235 Payne Giles G-202 Oshkosh, WI IAD04FA021 Mitsubishi MU-2B-60 Ferndale, MD 
CHI07LA150 Vans RV-7A Marysville, OH LAX04FA165 Mitsubishi MU-2B-40 Napa, CA 
CHI08FA224 Lancair Legacy Oshkosh, WI NYC03FA080 Dassault Aviation DA-20 Swanton, OH 
LAX04LA106 Thorpe T-18 Compton, CA DEN04MA015 Cessna 208B Cody, WY 
NYC08LA001 Varieze Chesapeake, VA IAD03FA043 Beechcraft B200 Leominster, MA 
SEA03FA041 KIS TRI-R TR-1 Puyallup, WA DEN03FA045 Piper PA-46-500TP Albuquerque, NM 
ATL05LA078 Earnest Jodel D-9 Memphis, TN IAD03FA035 Socata TBM 700 Leesburg, VA 
CHI01FA244 Hamilton SH3 Oshkosh, WI FTW03FA036 Israel Aircraft Industries 1124A Taos, NM 
DFW07LA090 RV-6 Sinton, TX DCA03MA008 Beech King Air 100 Eveleth, MN 
IAD02LA028 Wilburn Jodel F-12 Clarksville, VA DEN01FA113 Mitsubishi MU-2B-20 Cerrillos, NM 
MIA03LA045 Bornhofen Twinjet 1500 Melbourne, FL DEN01FA094 Cessna 208B Steamboat Springs, CO
ATL04LA001 Hornet Saint Marys, GA NYC06LA160 Aerial Productions Intl. Inc. Acrojet Special
FTW03FA054 Cessna 402C Lewisville, TX MIA06LA106 Piper PA-23-250 Caribbean 
FTW02LA086 Air Tractor AT-502B Extension, LA SEA07FA012 Cessna 172M Escalante, UT 
ATL06LA110 Vans RV-6 Hartselle, AL CEN09LA512 Hooper Mustang MMII Gladwin, MI 
ATL02FA160 Beech BE-55 Jacksboro, TN LAX05LA283 Avions Robin R.2160 Avalon, CA 
LAX04FA177 Piper PA-32R-301T Ukiah, CA NYC08FA319 Piper PA-32 Atlanta, GA 
CEN10FA028 Beech 100 Benavides, TX CHI07LA238 Swanson Aventura II Lakewood, WI
LAX06FA289 Piper PA-23-160 Sana Maria, CA CHI01FA100 Piper PA28-180 Earhard, MN 
DEN05FA074 Cessna T210G Ouray, CO CHI01LA294 Piper PA-18-150 Alice, ND 
LAX01LA281 Lancair 360 Placerville, CA DFW08FA040 Cessna 172 Marlow, OK 
CHI03LA074 North American P-51D Urbana, IN ANC06LA030 MOONEY M10 SALINAS, CA 
LAX08FA068 Mooney M20C Riverside, CA LAX01LA141 Vans RV-6A Baker, CA 
CEN09FA178 Cessna 182M Albany, LA ATL05FA086 Piper PA-18-135 Conway, SC 
CHI03LA216 Cessna 172H Isle, MN WPR09FA112 Beech A36 Avalon, CA 
DFW05LA012 Huber DR 107 Fletcher, OK LAX04FA207 Piper PA-44-180 Wittmann, AZ 
MIA03FA077 Aeronca Champion 7BCM Pahokee, FL DFW05FA145 Beech 95-B55 Jeanerette, LA 
ERA09LA043 Vans RV-6 Martinsville, VA CHI02LA166 Jacobs Rutan Vari Viggen Urbana, IL
SEA07GA142 Christen Industries A-1 Loa, UT MIA04FA128 Cessna R182 Milton, FL 
ERA10LA158 Rans S-6S Mayaguez, PR LAX08FA256 Cessna 172K Gearhart, OR 
CHI02FA215 Piper PA-30 Marble Hill, MO CHI01FA298 Vans RV-6 Grayslake, IL 
LAX08LA078 Vans RV-7A Winslow, AZ ATL03FA136 Beech BE-55 Winder, GA
DEN06FA065 Cessna 310 Heber City, UT NYC05FA006 Beech H50 Hartwood, VA 
LAX08LA191 Cessna 172S Oceanside, CA ATL04FA038 Beech 55 Griffin, GA 
NYC05FA006 Beech H50 Hartwood, VA CHI08FA045 Cessna 208 Columbus, OH 
CEN09LA331 Gentry John K Chinook PL Bridgeport, TX CHI03FA088 Cessna 182 North English, IA 
CHI03LA117 Rans S-7 Baudette, MN SEA07FA119 Cessna 182 Marion, MT 
SEA07FA199 Cessna 182 New River, AZ ERA09LA454 John M Nieuport 1 Brasstown, NC 
LAX04FA168 Alon A2 Cameron Park, CA ERA09FA053 Cirrus SR22 Tallahassee, FL
DEN07FA165 Cessna T210 Moriarty, NM DEN01FA056 Beech V35B Green River, UT 
DFW06FA140 Aviat A-1B Edna, TX LAX04FA226 Piper PA-28R-180 Columbia, CA 
ERA09LA019 Hargett Sky Ranger II Rock Hill, SC LAX07FA123 Cessna 172 Page, AZ 
IAD05LA083 Titan Tornado Bath, PA DFW08FA212 Piper PA-24-250 Yuma, CO 
SEA02GA053 Piper PA-31 Atlanta, ID NYC02FA200 Mooney M20E West Creek, NJ 
DEN08FA152 Gulfstr. Am. Corp AA-5A Baxter Pass, CO CHI07FA182 North American Navion Colona, IL 
MIA02FA113 Piper PA-46-310P Naples, FL CHI07FA032 Cessna 172 Crookston, MN 
MIA08LA002 Bellanca 7GCAA Toughkenamon, PA SEA05FA201 Cessna P210 Salmon, ID 
CHI08FA150 Socata TBM 700 Iowa City, IA NYC04FA144 Cessna P210 Dunkirk, NY 
CHI08FA133 Beech V35 Bristol, OH NYC05FA001 Cessna 172 Germantown, NY 
DEN03FA157 Beech 35 Belen, NM DEN01FA044 Aero Vodochody L-39 Watkins, CO 
ERA09FA169 Cirrus SR20 Deltona, FL CHI06LA070 Cessna 172 Harrison, MI 
ANC01FA084 Maule M-5-235C Bettles, AK ANC06FA080 Piper PA-12 Cooper Landing, AK 
MIA03LA146 Sonerai Sonerai IIB Lakeland, FL CEN09FA369 Cessna 182 Dougherty, TX 
SEA02FA171 Cessna 175 Arlington, WA MIA07LA091 SNS-2 Guppy Stewartstown, PA 
NYC05FA058 Grumman American AA-5 NYC02FA196 Piper PA-30 Gilford, NH
DEN06FA132 Beech 35 Telluride, CO MIA02FA032 Cessna 152 Poplarville, MS 
DEN06FA065 Cessna 310 Heber City, UT LAX02FA191 Piper PA-23-160 Rio Rico, AZ

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