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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 193438
 
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Date:08-FEB-2017
Time:13:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic RV8 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Van's RV-8A
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: N56HR
MSN: 81408
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Cordes Lakes, Yavapai County, SE of Mayer, AZ -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The aircraft, an experimental Embree built RV-8A, experienced an inflight battery thermal runaway/smoke in cockpit, resulting in an off airport (roadside) landing in Cordes Lakes, Arizona. The airplane sustained minor damage and the two occupants onboard were not injured.

Sources:

https://gcmaz.com/single-engine-plane-makes-an-emergency-landing-on-a-road-in-cordes-lakes/
[LINK NOT WORKING ANYMORE:http://www.asias.faa.gov/pls/apex/f?p=100:95:6383878659707::NO::P95_EVENT_LCL_DATE,P95_LOC_CITY_NAME,P95_REGIST_NBR:08-FEB-17,MAYER,N56HR]
https://www.flickr.com/photos/chrisk48/17328820036

Location


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
09-Feb-2017 16:58 Geno Added
23-Feb-2018 07:37 Anon. Updated [Narrative]

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