A 29-year-old Littleton man was recognized Tuesday because the pilot of a Colorado-based aircraft that went lacking in New Mexico final month.
Nicholas Peterson and a still-unknown passenger went lacking Sept. 26, final seen taking off from Santa Fe Airport, New Mexico State Police stated in a information launch. Air site visitors management rapidly misplaced contact with the aircraft, a single-engine four-seater registered to American Plane Brokers in Englewood.
Search and rescue groups finally discovered the aircraft on Sept. 30 within the Pecos Wilderness after three days of intensive looking.
The Workplace of Medical Investigator is working to determine the passenger, state police stated.