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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 266271
Last updated: 9 September 2021
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Date:02-AUG-2021
Time:c. 13:45
Type:Silhouette image of generic C172 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 172E Skyhawk
Owner/operator:Wings Over Waxhaw Flying Club Inc
Registration: N3090U
MSN: 17250690
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:East of JAARS-Townsend Airport (N52), Waxhaw, NC -   United States of America
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Private
Departure airport:JAARS-Townsend Airport (N52)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Following a loss of engine power shortly after takeoff, the aircraft sustained substantial damage subsequent to the ensuing forced landing to wooded terrain east of JAARS-Townsend Airport (N52), Waxhaw, North Carolina.
Two pasengers received minor injuries and the pilot onboard the airplane was not injured.

Sources:

https://www.wbtv.com/2021/08/02/three-survive-crash-single-engine-plane-union-county/
https://www.wcnc.com/article/news/local/union-county-waxhaw-single-engine-plane-crash/275-4f26b479-4e48-4511-9bdd-f31173a2851e
https://registry.faa.gov/aircraftinquiry/Search/NNumberResult?NNumberTxt=3090U

https://www.airport-data.com/images/aircraft/001/514/001514819.jpg (photo)





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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
03-Aug-2021 00:02 Geno Added
03-Aug-2021 03:36 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Total occupants, Phase, Source, Narrative]

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