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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 155723
 
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Date:01-MAY-2013
Time:11:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic RV8 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Van's RV-8
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: N81610
MSN: 80175
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:Denman Airport, Johnston, OH -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Leesburg, VA (KJYO)
Destination airport:Cortland, OH (8OH5)
Investigating agency: NTSB
Confidence Rating: Accident investigation report completed and information captured
Narrative:
Before the flight, the pilot called the destination airport to check on the runway conditions. No concerns were reported. During the landing roll on the grass runway, the airplane encountered a soft spot in the runway and nosed over, coming to rest inverted. The empennage and fuselage sustained substantial damage. The pilot stated that there were no mechanical malfunctions or failures with the airplane before the accident.
Probable Cause: The pilotís failure to maintain control of the airplane after encountering an unexpected soft spot in the runway during landing.

Sources:

NTSB
FAA register: http://registry.faa.gov/aircraftinquiry/NNum_Results.aspx?NNumbertxt=81610

Accident investigation:
cover
  
Investigating agency: NTSB
Status: Investigation completed
Duration:
Download report: Final report
Location


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
02-May-2013 06:42 Geno Added
02-May-2013 13:55 Lucky-13 Updated [Date]
03-May-2013 00:55 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type]
09-May-2013 01:13 Anon. Updated [Date]
21-Dec-2016 19:28 ASN Update Bot Updated [Time, Damage, Category, Investigating agency]
28-Nov-2017 14:38 ASN Update Bot Updated [Aircraft type, Other fatalities, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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