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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 240005
Last updated: 8 September 2020
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Date:14-AUG-2020
Time:08:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic CRUZ model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
CSA Sportcruiser
Owner/operator:Thrust Flight
Registration: N467SC
C/n / msn: C0571
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:Ladonia area, near Gober, Fannin County, TX -   United States of America
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Training
Departure airport:Dallas, TX (ADS)
Destination airport:Dallas, TX (ADS)
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:
On August 17, 2020, about 0800 central daylight time, a Czech SportCruiser airplane, N467SC, was substantially damaged when it was involved in an accident near Gober, Texas. The flight instructor and student pilot were both seriously injured. The airplane was operated as a Title 14 Code of Federal Regulations Part 91 instructional flight.
According to information provided by the pilots, they were conducting stall recovery training about 2,000 ft above ground level, when the airplane entered a stall and they were unable to recover the airplane. The ballistic recovery system was deployed, and the airplane impacted terrain in a nose low attitude.
The airplane was retained for further examination.

Sources:

NTSB: https://www.ntsb.gov/_layouts/ntsb.aviation/brief.aspx?ev_id=20200815X64854&key=1
https://www.kxii.com/2020/08/14/2-injured-in-fannin-co-plane-crash/
http://myparistexas.com/plane-crashes-in-fannin-county/
https://www.facebook.com/HuntCountyTheftReports/?hc_ref=ARSkUB0yW98Jc-6FSGQoFm_hUDpQ8GZYt5uje0EElA0ofOiOayasN-YZUEuaF5-5GRw&fref=nf&__tn__=kC-R
https://flightaware.com/live/flight/N467SC
https://registry.faa.gov/aircraftinquiry/NNum_Results.aspx?NNumbertxt=N467SC
https://www.airliners.net/photo/Untitled/Czech-Sport-SportCruiser/5089005

Location


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
14-Aug-2020 15:40 Geno Added
15-Aug-2020 00:38 RobertMB Updated [Date, Time, Location, Source, Narrative]
15-Aug-2020 18:55 Geno Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Source]
08-Sep-2020 12:44 ASN Update Bot Updated [Time, Operator, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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