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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 249507
Last updated: 28 November 2021
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Date:06-APR-2021
Time:11:10
Type:Silhouette image of generic BE36 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Beechcraft A36 Bonanza
Owner/operator:394 LLC
Registration: N18394
MSN: E-1121
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:SW of Arcadia Muni (X06), Arcadia, FL -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Venice Municipal Airport, FL (VNC/KVNC)
Destination airport:X06
Narrative:
The pilot was seriously injured. The airplane was operated as a Title 14 Code of Federal Regulations Part 91 personal flight.

According to the pilot, after takeoff about 800 ft mean sea level (msl), he reduced engine rpm to 2300.
Several minutes later he noticed that the engine rpm had risen to 2500 and the oil pressure was zero. The
pilot attempted to return to the airport; however, the engine “locked and the propeller stopped turning.”
The airplane was at an altitude of 1,700 ft msl and the pilot subsequently performed a forced landing to a
field.

According to the Federal Aviation Administration inspector who responded to the accident site, the
airplane’s right wing and cowling were substantially damaged.

Sources:

https://abc-7.com/news/local/2021/04/06/single-engine-plane-crashes-in-arcadia/
https://registry.faa.gov/aircraftinquiry/Search/NNumberResult
https://flightaware.com/live/flight/N18394
https://www.aircraft.com/aircraft/26310773/n18394-1977-beechcraft-a36-bonanza
https://globe.adsbexchange.com/?icao=a14f81,ad1701&lat=27.175&lon=-81.887&zoom=12.9&showTrace=2021-04-06&leg=2
https://www.yoursun.com/arcadia/news/single-engine-airplane-crashes-in-arcadia-field/article_9f2066ca-9703-11eb-9cf8-fba1a20eb877.html
https://data.ntsb.gov/carol-repgen/api/Aviation/ReportMain/GenerateNewestReport/102884/pdf

Location


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
06-Apr-2021 23:09 Geno Added
07-Apr-2021 13:10 Anon. Updated [Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
19-Jul-2021 14:05 aaronwk Updated [Time, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative, Category]

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