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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 187454
Last updated: 18 June 2020
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Date:19-MAY-2016
Time:18:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic WACF model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Waco YMF-F5C
Owner/operator:Oakwood Group LLC
Registration: N56ED
C/n / msn: F5C082
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:Des Moines International Airport (KDSM), Des Moines, IA -   United States of America
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Training
Departure airport:Des Moines Int'l (KDSM)
Destination airport:Des Moines Int'l (KDSM)
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:
The aircraft impacted open field terrain during an aerobatic flight east of Des Moines International Airport (KDSM), Des Moines, Iowa. The biplane sustained substantial damage and the two related occupants onboard received serious injuries.

Sources:

https://www.desmoinesregister.com/story/news/2016/05/19/plane-crash-west-des-moines-2-injured/84636500/?from=global&sessionKey=&autologin=
http://whotv.com/2016/05/19/father-son-injured-in-single-engine-plane-crash/
http://www.kcci.com/article/iowa-plane-crash-victim-connected-to-real-housewives-tv-show-3/6920207
http://www.airport-data.com/aircraft/N56ED.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
20-May-2016 14:16 Geno Added
21-Dec-2016 19:30 ASN Update Bot Updated [Time, Damage, Category, Investigating agency]

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