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Cirrus Pilot Admits To Suicide Attempt In Flight

April 25, 2013

Took Sleeping Pills Soon After Takeoff, Survives Desert Crash An NTSB preliminary report from a accident in Nevada earlier this month includes a statement by the pilot of the Cirrus SR22 that he took sleeping pills shortly after takeoff in an attempt to commit suicide. He was seriously injured, but survived when the airplane came down in the desert near Silver Peak, NV.

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