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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 240351
Last updated: 8 September 2020
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Date:19-AUG-2020
Time:22:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic BL8 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
American Champion 8GCBC Scout
Owner/operator:Aico
Registration: N133PJ
C/n / msn: 486-2006
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:Three Rivers Municipal Dr Haines Airport (HAI/KHAI), Three Rivers, MI -   United States of America
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Mendon, MI
Destination airport:Three Rivers, MI (HAI)
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:
The pilot stated that he was in a hurry after landing and exited the runway early (before the taxiway). He said he was not paying attention and the airplane hit a taxiway sign and flipped over. The vertical stabilizer and rudder were substantially damaged when the tail impacted the ground. The pilot indicated that there were no mechanical malfunctions with the airplane that would have precluded normal operation.

Sources:

NTSB: https://www.ntsb.gov/_layouts/ntsb.aviation/brief.aspx?ev_id=20200820X91852&key=1

https://www.asias.faa.gov/apex/f?p=100:96:9790760929092::::P96_ENTRY_DATE,P96_MAKE_NAME,P96_FATAL_FLG:20-AUG-20,AMERICAN+CHAMPION
https://registry.faa.gov/aircraftinquiry/NNum_Results.aspx?NNumbertxt=133PJ
https://flightaware.com/live/flight/N133PJ



Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
21-Aug-2020 23:01 Geno Added
08-Sep-2020 12:44 ASN Update Bot Updated [Time, Operator, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]

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