Code of Federal Regulations

Title 49 - Transportation
Volume: 7Date: 2020-10-01Original Date: 2020-10-01Title: Section § 830.15 - Reports and statements to be filed.Context: Title 49 - Transportation. Subtitle B - Other Regulations Relating to Transportation (Continued). CHAPTER VIII - NATIONAL TRANSPORTATION SAFETY BOARD. PART 830 - NOTIFICATION AND REPORTING OF AIRCRAFT ACCIDENTS OR INCIDENTS AND OVERDUE AIRCRAFT, AND PRESERVATION OF AIRCRAFT WRECKAGE, MAIL, CARGO, AND RECORDS. Subpart D - Reporting of Aircraft Accidents, Incidents, and Overdue Aircraft.
§ 830.15 Reports and statements to be filed. (a) Reports. The operator of a civil, public (as specified in § 830.5), or foreign aircraft shall file a report on Board Form 6120. 1/2 (OMB No. 3147-0001)  2 within 10 days after an accident, or after 7 days if an overdue aircraft is still missing. A report on an incident for which immediate notification is required by § 830.5(a) shall be filed only as requested by an authorized representative of the Board.
Footnote(s): 2  Forms are available from the Board field offices (see footnote 1), from Board headquarters in Washington, DC, and from the Federal Aviation Administration Flight Standards District Offices.
(b) Crewmember statement. Each crewmember, if physically able at the time the report is submitted, shall attach a statement setting forth the facts, conditions, and circumstances relating to the accident or incident as they appear to him. If the crewmember is incapacitated, he shall submit the statement as soon as he is physically able. (c) Where to file the reports. The operator of an aircraft shall file any report with the field office of the Board nearest the accident or incident. [53 FR 36982, Sept. 23, 1988, as amended at 60 FR 40113, Aug. 7, 1995]