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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 240164
Last updated: 17 August 2020
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Date:15-AUG-2020
Time:
Type:Aerostar International RX8
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: N900FC
C/n / msn: 101-90
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Albuquerque, Bernalillo County, NM -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Nature:Passenger
Departure airport:Albuquerque, NM
Destination airport:Albuquerque, NM
Narrative:
The aircraft, an experimental B Fricke/P Cuneo built RX8, experienced a hard landing in changing wind conditions at Albuquerque, New Mexico. The hot air air balloon was not damaged and the pilot was not injured. The passenger onboard the balloon was seriously injured.

Sources:

https://www.asias.faa.gov/apex/f?p=100:95:::NO::P95_EVENT_LCL_DATE,P95_LOC_CITY_NAME,P95_REGIST_NBR:15-AUG-20,ALBUQUERQUE,N900FC
https://registry.faa.gov/aircraftinquiry/NNum_Results.aspx?NNumbertxt=N900FC

http://balloonacyltd.com/images/ACAI_Part_I_Revision_E_02-04-13.pdf


Revision history:

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17-Aug-2020 22:09 Geno Added

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