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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 242790
Last updated: 23 September 2020
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Date:20-JUL-2020
Time:15:23
Type:Silhouette image of generic C170 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 170B
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: N8193A
C/n / msn: 25045
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:Bloomington, IN -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Noblesville, IN (I80)
Destination airport:Bloomington, IN (BMG)
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:
The commercial pilot stated that the approach to the runway was normal and during the subsequent landing on all three landing gear wheels, a quartering tailwind raised the airplane tail and the right wing. The airplane ground looped, and the left wing struck the ground. The pilot reported there was no mechanical malfunction/failure of the airplane. The pilot stated that damage to airplane was minor; however, a photo showed the left wing sustained structural damage inboard of the wing tip. There was also damage to the left wing aileron and elevator.

Sources:

NTSB: https://www.ntsb.gov/_layouts/ntsb.aviation/brief.aspx?ev_id=20200721X02950&key=1

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Revision history:

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23-Sep-2020 12:01 ASN Update Bot Added

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