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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 38104
Last updated: 27 May 2020
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Date:22-AUG-1993
Time:12:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic PTS2 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Pitts S-2S
Owner/operator:private
Registration: N10T
C/n / msn: 2000
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Bloomington, IL -   United States of America
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:(BMI)
Destination airport:(BMI)
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:
WHILE PERFORMING AEROBATIC MANEUVERS DURING AN AIR SHOW, THE PILOT CONTINUED AEROBATIC MANEUVERS TO AN ALTITUDE TOO LOW TO RECOVER. CAUSE: the pilot in command continued the aerobatic maneuver too long to effect a safe level off.

Sources:

NTSB: https://www.ntsb.gov/ntsb/brief.asp?ev_id=20001211X13126


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
24-Oct-2008 10:30 ASN archive Added
21-Dec-2016 19:23 ASN Update Bot Updated [Time, Damage, Category, Investigating agency]

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