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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 163733
Last updated: 7 June 2020
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Date:05-FEB-2014
Time:afternoon
Type:Silhouette image of generic COY2 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Rans S-6 ES
Owner/operator:Virgil R Schultz
Registration: N2575T
C/n / msn: 05981224-ES
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Mesquite Airport, Mesquite, Nevada -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Nature:Private
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Mesquite Airport, Mesquite, Nevada (FAA LID: 67L)
Narrative:
The aircraft, an experimental Sorenson built Rans S-6 ES light-sport-aircraft (LSA), experienced the loss of the right main landing gear wheel during the initial landing attempt at the Mesquite Airport (67L), Mesquite, Nevada. The airplane ground looped during the subsequent landing, sustaining minor damage. The sole pilot onboard the aircraft was not injured.

Sources:

1. http://www.mesquitecitizen.com/viewnews.php?newsid=6970&id=3
2. http://registry.faa.gov/aircraftinquiry/NNum_Results.aspx?NNumbertxt=N2575T
3. http://www.airport-data.com/aircraft/photo/000276932.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
06-Feb-2014 23:16 Geno Added
06-Feb-2014 23:27 Geno Updated [Date]
08-Jan-2017 20:03 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Location, Destination airport, Source]

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