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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 244948
Last updated: 17 November 2020
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Date:16-NOV-2020
Time:c. 15:15
Type:Silhouette image of generic J3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
American Legend AL3
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: N30BX
C/n / msn: AL-1095
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:West of Pitt-Greenville Airport (PGV/KPGV), Greenville, NC -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Nature:Training
Departure airport:Greenville-Pitt-Greenville Airport, NC (PGV/KPGV)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Following an inflight birdstrike shortly after takeoff, the aircraft experienced a noseover subsequent to the forced landing to soybean field terrain in Pitt County west of Pitt-Greenville Airport (PGV/KPGV), Greenville, North Carolina. The tailwheel equipped airplane sustained apparent substantial vertical stabilizer damage and one pilot received minor injuries. One of the two pilots onboard the aircraft was not injured.

Sources:

https://www.witn.com/2020/11/16/first-responders-on-scene-of-pitt-county-plane-crash/

https://www.airport-data.com/images/aircraft/000/456/456230.jpg (photo)


Location


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
16-Nov-2020 21:26 Geno Added
17-Nov-2020 00:07 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Nature, Source]
17-Nov-2020 00:33 Geno Updated [Nature, Departure airport, Narrative]

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