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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 237450
Last updated: 16 November 2020
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Date:27-JUN-2020
Time:c. 03:00 Loc
Type:Silhouette image of generic P32R model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-32R-301T Saratoga II TC
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: N315AM
C/n / msn: 3257439
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Zavalla, Angelina County, TX -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Nature:Private
Departure airport:David Wayne Hooks (DWH) TOMBALL, TX
Destination airport:Private Strip, Zavalla, TX
Narrative:
The aircraft impacted trees and terrain while on approach to a private airstrip in Zavalla, Angelina County, Texas. The airplane sustained unreported damage and the sole pilot onboard received fatal injures. Preliminary information shows that a Piper aircraft left from Tomball at about 2 a.m. on Saturday and headed to Zavalla. The distance between Tomball and Zavalla is about 130 mi.
Emergency personnel did not find the crash site until 12:30 p.m. Saturday.

Sources:

https://www.google.com/amp/s/www.kltv.com/2020/06/27/dps-pilot-dies-after-single-engine-plane-crashes-private-airstrip-near-zavalla/%3foutputType=amp
https://flightaware.com/resources/registration/N315AM
https://www.asias.faa.gov/apex/f?p=100:96:1747551906004::::P96_ENTRY_DATE,P96_MAKE_NAME,P96_FATAL_FLG:29-JUN-20,PIPER

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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Jun-2020 21:35 Captain Adam Added
29-Jun-2020 05:42 Anon. Updated [Time, Registration, Cn, Location, Phase, Destination airport, Source, Embed code, Damage]
29-Jun-2020 05:42 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Destination airport, Source]
29-Jun-2020 14:26 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Nature]
29-Jun-2020 15:46 Aerossurance Updated [Location, Destination airport]
29-Jun-2020 19:26 Anon. Updated [Time, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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