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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 188003
 
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Date:09-JUN-2016
Time:13:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic SIRA model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Tecnam P2002 Sierra
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: N323TC
MSN: 327
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:Marshall County Airport (KMPG), Moundsville, WV -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:James Clements Muni (3CM)
Destination airport:Marshall County (KMPG)
Investigating agency: NTSB
Confidence Rating: Accident investigation report completed and information captured
Narrative:
The light sport aircraft (LSA) experienced a loss of directional control and subsequent impact with terrain during a landing attempt in gusting wind conditions at Marshall County Airport (KMPG), Moundsville, West Virginia. The airplane sustained substantial damage and the sole pilot onboard received minor injuries.

Probable Cause and Findings
"The pilot's failure to maintain directional control during the go-around in gusty crosswind conditions, which resulted in a collision with trees."

Sources:

http://web.archive.org/web/20160611142303/http://wtov9.com/news/local/small-plane-crashes-near-marshall-county-airport
http://www.wtrf.com/archives/plane-crashes-near-airport-in-marshall-county/865302841
http://registry.faa.gov/aircraftinquiry/NNum_Results.aspx?NNumbertxt=323TC

http://www.partsandplanes.com/aircraft-listings/listing/single-engine-piston,2/2008-tecnam-p2002-sierra28934,28934

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


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
09-Jun-2016 19:59 Geno Added
21-Dec-2016 19:30 ASN Update Bot Updated [Time, Damage, Category, Investigating agency]
29-May-2021 16:58 harro Updated [Narrative, Accident report]

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