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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 266026
Last updated: 18 September 2021
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Date:27-JUL-2021
Time:c. 07:15
Type:Silhouette image of generic LGEZ model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Rutan Long-EZ
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: N966EZ
MSN: 966
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:Ryan Field Airport (RYN/KRYN) Tucson, AZ -   United States of America
Phase: Approach
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Tucson-Ryan Field, AZ (KRYN)
Destination airport:Tucson-Ryan Field, AZ (KRYN)
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:
The aircraft, an experimentally Marcus P. Borom amateur built Rutan Long-EZ, impacted the terrain short of the runway at Ryan Field Airport (RYN/KRYN) Tucson, Arizona.
The canard winged experimental airplane came to the rest inverted, sustaining substantial damage, and one occupant onboard received fatal injuries. The second occupant onboard was seriously injured.

Sources:

https://www.kgun9.com/news/local-news/1-dead-1-injured-in-plane-crash-at-ryan-airfield
https://eu.azcentral.com/story/news/local/arizona-breaking/2021/07/27/small-plane-crash-tucson-airfield-leaves-1-person-dead-1-injured/5388134001/

FAA
https://registry.faa.gov/AircraftInquiry/Search/NNumberResult?nNumberTxt=N966EZ
https://flightaware.com/live/flight/N966EZ
https://www.flickr.com/photos/chrisk48/5069116119/ (photo)

Media:


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Jul-2021 19:27 Geno Added
27-Jul-2021 20:21 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Phase, Nature, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
28-Jul-2021 12:01 RobertMB Updated [Registration, Cn, Location, Source, Damage, Narrative]
28-Jul-2021 16:39 Captain Adam Updated [Location, Phase, Embed code, Narrative]
28-Jul-2021 16:48 aaronwk Updated [Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
28-Jul-2021 20:54 Captain Adam Updated [Location, Phase, Source, Embed code, Narrative]

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