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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 43536
Last updated: 27 March 2019
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Date:08-JUN-1994
Time:09:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic fw19 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Focke-Wulf Fw 190
Owner/operator:private
Registration: N25074
C/n / msn: 75
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Salt Lake City , UT -   United States of America
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Private
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:
AT THE START OF AN AEROBATIC MANEUVER, THE WINGS WERE OBSERVED FLUTTERING JUST PRIOR TO THE SEPARATION OF THE RIGHT WING. DURING THE POST CRASH INSPECTION, EVIDENCE WAS FOUND TO INDICATE AILERON FLUTTER. THE AILERONS WERE ALSO FOUND TO BE OUT OF BALANCE. CAUSE: IMPROPER BALANCING OF THE AILERONS RESULTING IN AILERON FLUTTER.

Sources:

NTSB: http://www.ntsb.gov/ntsb/brief.asp?ev_id=20001206X01618


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
24-Oct-2008 10:30 ASN archive Added
29-Mar-2010 13:47 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Other fatalities, Plane category, ]
21-Dec-2016 19:24 ASN Update Bot Updated [Time, Damage, Category, Investigating agency]

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