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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 145200
Last updated: 15 October 2021
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Date:21-APR-2012
Time:12:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPUP model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Sopwith Pup L.R.T. repl. (built by Glenn B. Burt
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: N6184
MSN: N6184
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Lake Wausau, near the Wausau Downtown Airport - KAUW, WI -   United States of America
Phase: Approach
Nature:Private
Departure airport:KAUW
Destination airport:KAUW
Narrative:
While practicing touch-and-go landings, a Sopwith Pup L.R.T. replica (built by Glenn B. Burt) crashed into Lake Wausau when approaching Wausau Downtown Airport - KAUW, Wisconsin, after engine problems.

The pilot was uninjured.

Crews are working to recover the plane to get more information about the crash.


Sources:

https://www.wausaudailyherald.com/go-715/?from=new-cookie
http://www.wausaudailyherald.com/article/20120421/WDH0101/120421013/Updated-Handmade-biplane-crashes-into-Lake-Wausau
http://www.waow.com/story/17649343/plane-crashes-into-lake-wausau

http://homebuiltdirectory.com/index.php?a=2&b=513 (infopage)


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
21-Apr-2012 11:55 gerard57 Added
21-Apr-2012 14:24 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Location, Phase, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
21-Apr-2012 14:27 RobertMB Updated [Narrative]
21-Apr-2012 20:17 Geno Updated [Source]
21-Apr-2012 20:26 Geno Updated [Source, Narrative]

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