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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 179735
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Type:Silhouette image of generic RV7 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Van's RV-7A
Registration: N507RV
MSN: 70839
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:near Byron Airport (C83), Byron, CA -   United States of America
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Departure airport:C83
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: NTSB
Confidence Rating: Accident investigation report completed and information captured
The aircraft, an experimental Graves built RV-7, force landed to farm field terrain northeast of Byron Airport (C83), came to rest inverted and sustaining substantial damage. Both occupants escaped unhurt.


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

Revision history:

21-Sep-2015 05:24 Geno Added
21-Sep-2015 19:14 Geno Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Source, Narrative]
30-Sep-2015 04:23 Geno Updated [Time, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
26-Oct-2016 07:35 junior sjc Updated [Location, Nature, Source]
26-Oct-2016 18:32 junior sjc Updated [Destination airport, Narrative]
28-Oct-2016 18:07 junior sjc Updated [Destination airport]
21-Dec-2016 19:30 ASN Update Bot Updated [Time, Damage, Category, Investigating agency]
28-Jan-2018 08:36 junior sjc Updated [Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]

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