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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 41508
Last updated: 26 July 2019
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Date:30-SEP-1983
Time:19:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic C150 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna A150L
Owner/operator:private
Registration: N6063J
C/n / msn: A1500363
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:Ringgold, GA -   United States of America
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Tunnel Hill, GA
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:
THE ACFT WAS OBSERVED BUZZING A TRUCK STOP, PARTIALLY OWNED BY THE PLT, AT LOW ALTITUDE. THE ACFT THEN STALLED & SPUN INTO THE GROUND. SOME OF THE WITNESSES OBSERVED THE PLT WAVING & ONE WITNESS SAID IT APPEARED THAT THE PLT WAS LEANING OUT THE WINDOW HOLLERING AT SOMEONE ON THE GROUND. THE FLAPS WERE FULLY EXTENDED. IT WAS REPORTED THAT THE PLT FREQUENTLY MADE LOW FLTS OVER THE TRUCK STOP. TOXICOLOGY TESTS REVEALED A BLOOD ALCOHOL LEVEL OF 0.08%. CAUSE:

Sources:

NTSB: http://www.ntsb.gov/ntsb/brief.asp?ev_id=20001214X44412


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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