January 23, 2014 - Tennessee Medical Examiner
office has reported the Canadian pilot who
crashed his Cessna 172F at Nashville
International Airport, Nashville, Tennessee had
a blood alcohol level of .081 just over
Tennessee’s limit of .08 and more than twice the
FAA legal limit .04.
On October 28, of last year 45 year old Michael
Callan of Windsor, Ontario Canadian had rented a
Cessna 172F (Canadian registration C-GRJH) from
Windsor Flying Club at Windsor Airport (CYQG),
Callan departed Windsor Airport with a filed
flight plan for Pelee Island Airport (CYPT),
Pelee, Ontario, Canada, a 30 minute flight.
However, in-flight around 8:30 PM Callan for
unknown reasons cancelled his flight plan to
land at Pelee Island Airport, no further
communication was established between him and
air traffic control.