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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 134006
Last updated: 22 September 2019
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Date:13-MAR-1992
Time:08:20
Type:Silhouette image of generic PTS2 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Pitts S-2B
Owner/operator:Airshow Associates
Registration: N53385
C/n / msn: 5076
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Schellsburg, PA -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:N71
Destination airport:I77
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:

PROBABLE CAUSE: THE TOTAL BLOCKAGE OF THE OIL BREATHER LINE CAUSING EXCESSIVE PRESSURE IN THE ENGINE, RESULTING IN OIL LEAKAGE AND SUBSEQUENT ENGINE FAILURE.

Sources:

NTSB id 20001211X14240


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
21-Dec-2016 19:26 ASN Update Bot Updated [Time, Damage, Category, Investigating agency]

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