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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 167498
Last updated: 7 January 2022
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Type:Silhouette image of generic Q1 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
General Atomics RQ-1L Predator
Owner/operator:United States Air Force (USAF)
Registration: 97-3031
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:within Pakistan -   Pakistan
Phase: En route
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Crashed after its engine failed and the aircraft went into an uncommanded dive. Crashed About 9 miles from base.
Cause: crew's failure to complete checklist items in the correct order. This resulting in the stability augmentation system and engine ignition being inadvertently turned off in flight.

AFM July 2002, p75

Revision history:

25-Jun-2014 07:27 harro Added
09-Dec-2019 13:36 TB Updated [Registration, Operator, Source, Narrative]

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