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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 249479
Last updated: 5 April 2021
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Date:05-APR-2021
Time:c. 15:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic FOX model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Denney Kitfox 4-1200 (Classic IV)
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: N318VK
C/n / msn: 1626
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:near Spartanburg Downtown Memorial Airport (SPA/KSPA), SC -   United States of America
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Spartanburg Downtown Memorial Airport, SC (SPA/KSPA)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Following a loss of engine power, the aircraft force landed to open field terrain near Spartanburg Downtown Memorial Airport (SPA/KSPA), Spartanburg, South Carolina.
The experimental plane came to the rest inverted, sustaining substantial damage, and the sole pilot onboard was not injured.

Sources:

https://www.wyff4.com/article/report-of-plane-down-in-spartanburg-county-area-cannons-campground-road/36029162#
https://www.foxcarolina.com/news/dispatch-firefighters-responding-to-report-of-plane-crash-in-spartanburg-county/article_98fc0d7a-9646-11eb-8b83-7fdc7daf6696.html

https://registry.faa.gov/aircraftinquiry/Search/NNumberResult?NNumberTxt=318VK
https://flightaware.com/live/flight/N318VK
https://www.airport-data.com/aircraft/photo/001434931.html



Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
05-Apr-2021 22:08 Captain Adam Added
05-Apr-2021 23:59 Geno Updated [Time, Registration, Cn, Total occupants, Source, Narrative]

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