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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 240481
Last updated: 26 August 2020
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Date:19-JUL-2020
Time:19:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic C180 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 180
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: N2929C
C/n / msn: 30829
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:Bear Valley, AK -   United States of America
Phase: Taxi
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Girdwood, AK (AQY)
Destination airport:Anchorage, AK (MRI)
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:
The pilot of a tailwheel equipped airplane reported that, after landing on a gravel runway, he was taxing with speed to the turnaround point. He applied brakes, the tail of the airplane came up and the airplane nosed over.

The airplane sustained substantial damage to the left wing and vertical stabilizer.

The pilot reported that there were no preaccident mechanical failures or malfunctions with the airplane that would have precluded normal operation.

Sources:

NTSB: https://www.ntsb.gov/_layouts/ntsb.aviation/brief.aspx?ev_id=20200722X71441&key=1


Revision history:

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