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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 241190
Last updated: 7 October 2020
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Date:10-SEP-2020
Time:c. 12:45
Type:Silhouette image of generic CH75 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Zenith Cruzer CH750
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: N656BN
C/n / msn: C75-10639
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Northeast of Birmingham in Boaz, Etowah County, AL -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Calhoun-Tom B. David Field, GA (KCZL)
Destination airport:Tupelo-Regional Airport, MS (TUP/KTUP)
Narrative:
The missing aircraft, an experimental William E McClain built CH750 Cruzer, impacted heavily wooded terrain northeast of Birmingham in Boaz, Etowah County, Alabama. The airplane sustained sustained damage and the sole owner/builder/pilot onboard received fatal injuries.

Sources:

https://www.waaytv.com/content/news/Authorities-search-for-missing-plane-in-Etowah-County--572381911.html
https://www.wrbl.com/top-stories/search-continues-for-missing-plane-in-etowah-county/
https://www.al.com/news/2020/09/pilot-found-dead-at-plane-crash-site-in-east-alabama.html?fbclid=IwAR2pg2SU96WqHhMVksDagZruY8uwgKVCF7GD7tflCF8jeBfnlR4D23TrYgA
https://www.ajc.com/news/desperate-search-on-for-plane-that-vanished-after-takeoff-from-georgia/FESIQCASIJGS3GPZR5WPWYCL34/
https://www.waaytv.com/content/news/Etowah-County-plane-found-in-Marshall-County-572394241.html
https://www.asias.faa.gov/apex/f?p=100:95:::NO::P95_EVENT_LCL_DATE,P95_LOC_CITY_NAME,P95_REGIST_NBR:12-SEP-20,BOAZ,N656BN
https://flightaware.com/live/flight/N656BN
https://registry.faa.gov/aircraftinquiry/NNum_Results.aspx?NNumbertxt=N656BN

https://www.airnav.com/airport/KCZL
http://www.airnav.com/airport/KTUP


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
11-Sep-2020 22:15 Captain Adam Added
11-Sep-2020 23:51 Geno Updated [Time, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source]
12-Sep-2020 20:04 oldnavy Updated [Registration, Source]
12-Sep-2020 20:04 Captain Adam Updated [Registration, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Source, Damage, Narrative]
15-Sep-2020 05:51 Geno Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Location, Source, Narrative]

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