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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 236074
Last updated: 16 May 2020
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Date:15-MAY-2020
Time:15:19
Type:Silhouette image of generic C120 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 120
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: N120MZ
C/n / msn: 9226
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Sangamon County, Chatham Township, IL -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Nature:Private
Departure airport:St Louis, MO
Destination airport:Chicago, IL
Narrative:
A Cessna 120 experienced a weather related forced landing to farm field terrain northwest Chatham Township, Illinois. The tailwheel equipped airplane came to rest inverted, sustaining substantial empennage damage and the two occupants onboard were not injured.

Sources:

https://www.sj-r.com/news/20200515/small-plane-crashes-north-of-chatham-no-injuries-reported
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k4pg2mogp1Q
https://registry.faa.gov/aircraftinquiry/NNum_Results.aspx?NNumbertxt=N120MZ
https://flightaware.com/live/flight/N120MZ
https://www.google.com/maps/place/Mansion+Rd+%26+Wagon+Ford+Rd,+Chatham+Township,+IL+62629/@39.6981012,-89.7308301,787m/data=!3m2!1e3!4b1!4m5!3m4!1s0x887540f0aa7712ad:0x727274f1fbb02921!8m2!3d39.6981012!4d-89.7286414?hl=en-us

https://abpic.co.uk/pictures/view/1557150 (photo)


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
16-May-2020 04:31 Geno Added
16-May-2020 04:33 Geno Updated [Source]
16-May-2020 05:16 Geno Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Source, Damage, Narrative]
16-May-2020 09:14 RobertMB Updated [Nature, Source, Narrative]

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