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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 237334
Last updated: 26 August 2020
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Date:23-JUN-2020
Time:14:19
Type:Silhouette image of generic COY2 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Rans S-6ES Coyote II
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: N7764W
C/n / msn: 1095888ES
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:Pisgah, Harrison County, IA -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Pisgah, IA
Destination airport:Pisgah, IA
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:
The uncertificated pilot reported he had been studying an on-line course with the intent of pursuing a sport pilot certificate in the future. He purchased the airplane about a month prior to the accident, and the accident flight was his first flight in the airplane. He stated he was aware of a cross wind coming from his right at his airstrip, and the ground dropping away into the adjacent bean field at the end. He planned to get airborne and then as the ground dropped away into the field, he would turn right into the wind and climb. He said that the airplane climbed faster than anticipated, and the wind turned the airplane toward the left. He stated that he did not remember much after that, other than some of the post-crash events in the field. The pilot stated he had seen a video the accident, and it appeared the left wing stalled, and the airplane spun into the field. The airplane sustained substantial damage that included damage to both wings and the fuselage. The pilot stated there were no mechanical anomalies that would have precluded normal airplane operation.

Sources:

NTSB: https://www.ntsb.gov/_layouts/ntsb.aviation/brief.aspx?ev_id=20200623X62215&key=1
FAA


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
25-Jun-2020 07:58 Captain Adam Added
26-Aug-2020 09:20 ASN Update Bot Updated [Time, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
26-Aug-2020 09:21 harro Updated [Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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