ASN logo
ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 265110
 
This information is added by users of ASN. Neither ASN nor the Flight Safety Foundation are responsible for the completeness or correctness of this information. If you feel this information is incomplete or incorrect, you can submit corrected information.

Date:04-JUL-2021
Time:13:02 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic RV7 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Van's RV-7A
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: N654C
MSN: 71046
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:Heritage Field (PTW/KPTW), Limerick Township, PA -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Nature:Private
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Pottstown Limerick Airport, PA (KPTW)
Investigating agency: NTSB
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
Narrative:
The aircraft, an experimentally Wayne Scott Halbsgut kit built Van's RV-7A, experienced a loss of directional control, went off runway and caught fire at Heritage Field (PTW/KPTW), in Limerick Township, Pennsylvania.
The sole pilot onboard sustained minor injuries.

Sources:

https://dailyvoice.com/pennsylvania/montgomery/police-fire/pilot-ok-after-fiery-plane-crash-at-heritage-airport-photos-video/812014/
https://registry.faa.gov/AircraftInquiry/Search/NNumberResult?nNumberTxt=N654C
https://www.asias.faa.gov/apex/f?p=100:96:2041401213317::::P96_ENTRY_DATE,P96_MAKE_NAME,P96_FATAL_FLG:06-JUL-21,VANS


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
05-Jul-2021 14:09 gerard57 Added
06-Jul-2021 17:23 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Location, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
09-Jul-2021 14:24 Captain Adam Updated [Narrative]
09-Jul-2021 17:46 Anon. Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Source, Damage, Narrative]

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description

The Aviation Safety Network is an exclusive service provided by:
Quick Links:

CONNECT WITH US: FSF Facebook FSF Twitter FSF Youtube FSF LinkedIn FSF Instagram

©2022 Flight Safety Foundation

701 N. Fairfax St., Ste. 250
Alexandria, Virginia 22314
www.FlightSafety.org