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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 134897
Last updated: 2 December 2021
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Date:19-FEB-2004
Time:15:55
Type:Silhouette image of generic SS2T model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Ayres S2R-T34 Turbo Trash
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: N3092H
MSN: T41-090DC
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Ville Platte, LA -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Nature:Agricultural
Departure airport:Ville Platte, LA (PVT)
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:
The 20,153-hour pilot reported that after takeoff from a private airstrip, the engine "surged" multiple times followed by a loss of engine power. The pilot initiated a forced landing to a nearby pasture. During the landing roll, the airplane impacted a ditch, crossed a dirt road, impacted a second ditch and came to rest in the upright position. Examinations of the engine a fuel pump revealed no mechanical anomalies. The reason for the loss of engine power was undetermined.
Probable Cause: The loss of engine power for undetermined reasons. A contributing factor was the lack of suitable terrain for the forced landing.

Sources:

NTSB: https://www.ntsb.gov/_layouts/ntsb.aviation/brief.aspx?ev_id=20040225X00239&key=1

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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
11-Apr-2015 17:07 Noro Updated [Date, Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
11-Apr-2015 17:12 Noro Updated [Date, Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Location, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
21-Dec-2016 19:26 ASN Update Bot Updated [Time, Damage, Category, Investigating agency]
07-Dec-2017 17:41 ASN Update Bot Updated [Operator, Other fatalities, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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