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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 242626
Last updated: 14 October 2020
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Date:19-SEP-2020
Time:c. 06:37
Type:Silhouette image of generic RV9 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Van's RV-9A
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: N94KJ
C/n / msn: 90322
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Ottawa Executive Airport (Z98), Zeeland Township, MI -   United States of America
Phase: Take off
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Ottawa Executive Airport, MI (Z98)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The aircraft, an experimentally Kent D. Byerley built Van's RV-4A, experienced a loss of engine power and a subsequent impact with open field terrain during the attempted return to the departure point of Ottawa Executive Airport (Z98), Zeeland Township, Michigan.
The airplane was destroyed and the two occupants onboard were fatally injured.

Sources:

https://www.mlive.com/news/2020/09/2-dead-in-ottawa-county-plane-crash.html
https://www.google.com/amp/s/www.woodtv.com/news/ottawa-county/breakingplane-crash-in-zeeland-township/amp/
https://www.woodtv.com/news/ottawa-county/breakingplane-crash-in-zeeland-township/

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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
19-Sep-2020 12:13 Captain Adam Added
19-Sep-2020 12:36 RobertMB Updated [Time, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
19-Sep-2020 14:05 Geno Updated [Location, Source]
19-Sep-2020 16:51 viking Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Departure airport, Source, Damage]
19-Sep-2020 16:53 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Other fatalities, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
19-Sep-2020 17:56 RobertMB Updated [Time, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
19-Sep-2020 17:59 RobertMB Updated [Operator, Location, Narrative]
19-Sep-2020 18:17 Captain Adam Updated [Narrative]

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