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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 245086
Last updated: 21 November 2020
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Date:19-NOV-2020
Time:c. 19:59
Type:Silhouette image of generic RV6 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Vanís RV-6A
Owner/operator:Amber Air LLC
Registration: N399BP
C/n / msn: 25209
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Scott County near Valley City, IL -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Nature:Private
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
An experimental Van's RV-6A, amateur built by Robert F. Pretzsch, experienced a forced landing to open farm field terrain in Scott County near Valley City northeast of Pittsfield Penstone Municipal Airport (PPQ/KPPQ) which is located in Pittsfield, Illinois.
The airplane came to rest inverted, sustaining severe damage to engine and propeller, tail plane and fin. The sole pilot onboard was not injured during the incident.

Sources:

https://wlds.com/small-engine-plane-crashed-in-scott-county-thursday-night/
FAA

https://www.airport-data.com/images/aircraft/000/556/556473.jpg (photo)


Location


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
20-Nov-2020 21:52 Geno Added
20-Nov-2020 22:31 RobertMB Updated [Date, Registration, Cn, Operator, Nature, Source, Narrative]
21-Nov-2020 09:37 Petropavlovsk Updated [Damage, Narrative]

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