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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 43796
Last updated: 9 January 2021
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Date:10-MAY-2007
Time:09:45
Type:Silhouette image of generic COY2 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Rans S-6ES Coyote II
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: N220GT
C/n / msn: 0891220
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:5 miles North east of Nyssa, Oregon -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Nyssa, ID (NONE)
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:
Witnesses reported seeing the airplane flying at a low altitude over an open field. During one low altitude maneuver, the airplane entered a steep right bank and rolled inverted. Thereafter, the airplane nose dived into the ground. The engine sounded as though its speed (rpm) increased during the descent. An examination of the accident site and wreckage indicated a ground scar consistent with a steep nose down impact. The wreckage was examined by an FAA inspector. Fuel was found in a fuel tank and in the engine's dual carburetors. There was no fire or evidence of mechanical malfunction. The reason for the pilot's loss of control and uncontrolled descent was not determined.
Probable Cause: Loss of aircraft control while maneuvering for undetermined reasons.

Sources:

NTSB: https://www.ntsb.gov/_layouts/ntsb.aviation/brief.aspx?ev_id=20070518X00593&key=1
FAA register: 2. FAA: http://registry.faa.gov/aircraftinquiry/NNum_Results.aspx?NNumbertxt=220GT


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
28-Oct-2008 00:45 ASN archive Added
21-Dec-2016 19:24 ASN Update Bot Updated [Time, Damage, Category, Investigating agency]
08-Jan-2017 16:34 Dr. John Smith Updated [Source, Narrative]
08-Jan-2017 16:40 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
04-Dec-2017 18:37 ASN Update Bot Updated [Time, Operator, Other fatalities, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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