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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 236738
Last updated: 11 August 2020
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Date:06-JUN-2020
Time:c. 15:23
Type:Silhouette image of generic C172 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 172M Skyhawk
Owner/operator:Cardinal Wings Aviation LLC
Registration: N13520
C/n / msn: 17262816
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Clark County SE of New Washington, IN -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Louisville-Bowman Field, KY (LOU/KLOU)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The aircraft impacted farm field terrain in Clark County southeast of New Washington, Indiana. The airplane was destroyed by the impact forces and the sole pilot onboard received fatal injuries.

According to LiveATC radio transmissions, the pilot did not communicate with Bowman Field after takeoff. Its last communication occurred at 3:05pm, when the tower cleared the pilot for takeoff.

15:05:08 (N13520): Bowman tower, Cessna 13520, ready at 24.
15:05:11 (Bowman Tower): ??? 520, Bowman Tower, hold short runway 24, landing traffic.
15:05:14 (N13520): Hold short for landing traffic, 520.
15:05:17 (Bowman Tower): Cessna 520, Iím sorry about that, I got time here. Your right turn is approved. Traffic uh, is just turning left base so no delay. Runway 24, cleared for takeoff.
15:05:24 (N13520): Right turn approved, no delay. Runway 24, cleared for takeoff.

Sources:

https://www.wdrb.com/news/1-dead-after-small-plane-crash-in-southern-indiana/article_b1d5b82e-a843-11ea-8451-875a725fc4a6.html
https://www.courier-journal.com/story/news/local/indiana/clark/2020/06/06/one-killed-small-plane-crash-southern-indiana-police-say/3166852001/
https://www.wlky.com/article/isp-1-dead-following-plane-crash-in-southern-indiana/32789319
https://www.wdrb.com/news/1-dead-after-small-plane-crash-in-southern-indiana/article_b1d5b82e-a843-11ea-8451-875a725fc4a6.html

https://flightaware.com/live/flight/N13520/history/20200606/1909Z
https://registry.faa.gov/aircraftinquiry/NNum_Results.aspx?NNumbertxt=N13520


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
07-Jun-2020 00:37 Geno Added
07-Jun-2020 00:55 Geno Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
07-Jun-2020 02:19 RobertMB Updated [Registration, Phase, Nature, Source, Narrative]
07-Jun-2020 12:15 Anon. Updated [Narrative]

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