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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 236487
Last updated: 30 May 2020
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Time:15:23 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic C140 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 140
Registration: N90023
C/n / msn: 9081
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Appleton International Airport (ATW/KATW), Appleton, WI -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:Appleton-Outagamie County Airport, WI (ATW/KATW)
Destination airport:Appleton-Outagamie County Airport, WI (ATW/KATW)
The pilot planned to land the tailwheel-equipped airplane on runway 21. He reported that there were some gusty winds, but a normal day. After touchdown, the tail of the airplane rose and continued until the airplane nosed over. The airplane came to rest inverted on the runway. The airplane sustained substantial damage to the top of the vertical stabilizer, rudder, and wing strut.

After the airplane was righted, the airplane was towed back to its hangar without issue. The pilot reported the airplane had no preimpact mechanical malfunctions or failures that would have precluded normal operation.

Sources:,P95_LOC_CITY_NAME,P95_REGIST_NBR:26-MAY-20,APPLETON,N90023 (photo)

Revision history:

28-May-2020 01:27 Geno Added
28-May-2020 04:17 RobertMB Updated [Time, Nature, Source, Narrative]
30-May-2020 11:28 Captain Adam Updated [Damage, Narrative]

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