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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 235671
Last updated: 7 May 2020
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Date:02-MAY-2020
Time:06:55
Type:Silhouette image of generic dh4 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Dayton-Wright DH-4
Owner/operator:Saving Liberty DH4 LLC
Registration: N32517
C/n / msn: 12459
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:Bowling Green-Warren County Regional Airport (BWG/KBWG), KY -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Nature:Test
Departure airport:Bowling Green-Warren County Regional Airport, KY (BWG/KBWG)
Destination airport:Bowling Green-Warren County Regional Airport, KY (BWG/KBWG)
Narrative:
A reconstructed 1918 DH-4 airplane impacted the terrain at Bowling Green-Warren County Regional Airport, Bowling Green, Kentucky.
The vintage biplane sustained substantial damage and the sole pilot onboard received minor injuries.
It was the only flying original DH-4 plane in the world

Sources:

https://www.wbko.com/content/news/Man-survives-plane-crash-at-the-Bowling-Green-Warren-County-Regional-Airport-570144171.html
https://www.bgdailynews.com/news/local-pilot-survives-crash-of-historic-wwi-era-biplane/article_ba8ca2ec-f4ec-570b-b2a3-cd2ab089ccf5.html
https://registry.faa.gov/aircraftinquiry/NNum_Results.aspx?NNumbertxt=32517
http://www.friendsofjenny.org/the-dh4-project.html
https://www.airhistory.net/photo/143441/N32517


Images:

Photo of N32517 courtesy AirHistory.net


Oshkosh - Wittman Regional (KOSH / OSH)
23 July 2018; (c) Gary Vincent

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
02-May-2020 23:00 Captain Adam Added
03-May-2020 02:53 Geno Updated [Registration, Cn, Operator, Nature, Source]
03-May-2020 07:19 RobertMB Updated [Time, Source, Narrative]
07-May-2020 07:29 wilda Updated [Aircraft type]
07-May-2020 07:31 harro Updated [Aircraft type]
07-May-2020 07:31 harro Updated [Source, Narrative]

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