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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 128805
Last updated: 1 September 2019
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Date:02-MAY-1980
Time:16:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic PA38 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-38-112 Tomahawk
Owner/operator:Cumberland Aero Inc
Registration: N9866T
C/n / msn: 38-78A0226
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Pawtucket, Rhode Island -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Nature:Training
Departure airport:North Central State Airport, Rhode Island (SFZ/KSFZ,
Destination airport:Local
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:
DESTROYED IN MID-AIR COLLISION MAY 2, 1980 OVER PAWTUCKET, RHODE ISLAND: N9866T DID NOT CONTAIN A MICROPHONE, WITNESS STATED RADIO IN OFF POSITION. PILOT IN COMMAND - FAILED TO SEE AND AVOID OTHER AIRCRAFT. BOTH PERSONS ON BOARD - INSTRUCTOR AND PILOT UNDER TRAINING - SUSTAINED SERIOUS INJURIES. PILOT OF OTHER AIRCRAFT UNINJURED.

Sources:

1. NTSB Identification: NYC80FA039 at https://www.ntsb.gov/_layouts/ntsb.aviation/brief.aspx?ev_id=31361&key=0&queryId=28872d23-73d4-46f8-a5ab-15ac2f2a3037&pgno=1&pgsize=50
2. FAA: http://registry.faa.gov/aircraftinquiry/NNum_Results.aspx?omni=Home-N-Number&nNumberTxt=9866T
3. https://onespotter.com/aircraft/fid/936627/N9886T


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
02-Sep-2016 13:38 Dr.John Smith Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Location, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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