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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 238360
Last updated: 2 September 2020
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Date:15-JUL-2020
Time:07:15
Type:Silhouette image of generic AT5T model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Air Tractor AT-502B
Owner/operator:Tim Whitfield Aviation Inc.
Registration: N2038Q
C/n / msn: 502B-2878
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:Beaufort County, Chocowinity, NC -   United States of America
Phase: Take off
Nature:Agricultural
Departure airport:Washington, NC (23NR)
Destination airport:Washington, NC (23NR)
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:
The pilot reported that after the completion of an aerial application flight, during the landing roll on a wet grass runway, the airplane slid off the left side of the runway, where the left wing subsequently impacted corn stalks, which "further drug the aircraft into the corn and ditch." The fuselage, wings, and empennage sustained substantial damage. The pilot reported that there were no preimpact mechanical malfunctions or failures with the airplane.

Sources:

NTSB: https://www.ntsb.gov/_layouts/ntsb.aviation/brief.aspx?ev_id=20200716X71613&key=1
https://www.asias.faa.gov/apex/f?p=100:95:::NO::P95_EVENT_LCL_DATE,P95_LOC_CITY_NAME,P95_REGIST_NBR:15-JUL-20,CHOCOWINITY,N2038Q
https://registry.faa.gov/aircraftinquiry/NNum_Results.aspx?NNumbertxt=N2038Q
https://www.airport-data.com/aircraft/photo/001248809.html

https://www.ntsb.gov/_layouts/ntsb.aviation/brief.aspx?ev_id=20200716X71613&key=1

Location


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
19-Jul-2020 16:14 Geno Added
24-Jul-2020 20:45 Captain Adam Updated [Time, Source]
02-Sep-2020 13:53 ASN Update Bot Updated [Time, Operator, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]

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