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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 35327
Last updated: 24 March 2020
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Date:21-JUL-1991
Time:09:00
Type:Piper PA-20
Owner/operator:private
Registration: N7066K
C/n / msn: 20-171
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Ione, WA -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Ione, WA
Destination airport:Athol, ID (S62)
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:
WHILE FLYING LOW OVER A RIVER, THE AIRPLANE COLLIDED WITH A POWER LINE THAT RAN ACROSS THE RIVER. THE AIRPLANE COLLIDED WITH THE WATER AND SANK. CAUSE: INADEQUATE CLEARANCE. A FACTOR TO THE ACCIDENT WAS: POOR INFLIGHT PLANNING.

Sources:

NTSB: https://www.ntsb.gov/ntsb/brief.asp?ev_id=20001212X17719


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
24-Oct-2008 10:30 ASN archive Added
21-Dec-2016 19:22 ASN Update Bot Updated [Time, Damage, Category, Investigating agency]

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