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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 39864
Last updated: 17 September 2019
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Date:17-SEP-1983
Time:08:57
Type:Silhouette image of generic P28A model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-28-180
Owner/operator:Rio Creek Aviators
Registration: N15651
C/n / msn: 28-7305108
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Forestville, WI -   United States of America
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Rio Creek, WI (95C)
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:
THE ACFT WAS OBSERVED MAKING LOW PASSES, 150-200 FT AGL, OVER A WOODED AREA & THEN STRIKE A RADIO ANTENNA AT THE 207-FT LEVEL. THE ACFT ROLLED INVERTED & IMPACTED THE GROUND. MEMBERS OF THE PLT'S AERO CLUB STATED THAT THE PLT & PAX WERE PROBABLY SPOTTING FOR DEER. CAUSE:

Sources:

NTSB: https://www.ntsb.gov/ntsb/brief.asp?ev_id=20001214X44451


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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