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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 13974
 
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Date:26-SEP-1976
Time:15:33
Type:Silhouette image of generic PTS1 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Pitts S-1C
Owner/operator:
Registration: N2153
MSN: APT-1
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Weyers Cave, VA -   United States of America
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
Pilot held aircraft in an invtd flat spin 4-5 turns.Pilot-delayed acro maneuver recovery

Sources:

NTSB
Netherlands National Archive, UPI photos of the crash scene: http://proxy.handle.net/10648/5af64ba2-5fc7-e78c-9333-24e74b64e37b


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
25-Feb-2008 12:00 ASN archive Added
17-Feb-2021 18:05 Hoekb03 Updated [Source]

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