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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 235849
Last updated: 23 July 2020
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Date:09-MAY-2020
Time:c. 13:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic BL8 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bellanca 8GCBC Scout
Owner/operator:Northern California Soaring Assoc
Registration: N4116Y
C/n / msn: 232-76
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Byron Airport (C83), Byron, CA -   United States of America
Phase: Take off
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Byron Airport, CA (C83)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The aircraft nosed over inverted during an apparent takeoff attempt at Byron Airport (C83), Byron, California. The airplane was partially consumed by fire and the sole pilot onboard received fatal injuries.

Sources:

https://eastcountytoday.net/byron-1-dead-in-airplane-crash-near-byron-airport/
https://www.nbcbayarea.com/news/local/east-bay/plane-flips-catches-fire-in-crash-at-byron-airport/2287494/
http://www.kathrynsreport.com/2020/05/bellanca-8gcbc-scout-n4116y-fatal.html


https://flightaware.com/live/flight/N4116Y
https://registry.faa.gov/aircraftinquiry/NNum_Results.aspx?NNumbertxt=N4116Y


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
09-May-2020 22:23 Geno Added
09-May-2020 23:23 Geno Updated [Aircraft type, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
09-May-2020 23:40 Geno Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Source, Narrative]
10-May-2020 06:34 harro Updated [Registration, Source]
11-May-2020 09:58 The2ndBaron Updated [Nature, Damage]

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