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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 270221
 
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Date:04-DEC-2021
Time:16:40
Type:Silhouette image of generic RV8 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Vanís RV-8
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: N421RT
MSN: 82522
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:near Wichita Valley Airport (F14), Wichita Falls, TX -   United States of America
Phase: Approach
Nature:Private
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Wichita Valley Airport, TX (F14)
Investigating agency: NTSB
Confidence Rating: Little or no information is available
Narrative:
The experientially built Richard Boone Vans RV-8 sustained substantial damage subsequent to the forced landing following a loss of engine power while on short final to runway 31 near Wichita Valley Airport (F14), Wichita Falls, Texas.
The two people onboard were seriously injured.

Sources:

https://www.timesrecordnews.com/story/news/2021/12/04/plane-crash-reported-field-near-iowa-park-road/8872986002/
https://www.texomashomepage.com/news/local-news/law-enforcement-responding-to-plane-crash-near-wichita-valley-airport/

https://registry.faa.gov/AircraftInquiry/Search/NNumberResult?nNumberTxt=421RT
https://flightaware.com/live/flight/N421RT
https://www.texomashomepage.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/41/2021/12/plane-crash.mp4
https://www.airport-data.com/aircraft/photo/000675283.html
https://vansairforce.net/community/showthread.php?t=1740&page=30#:~:text=Some%20more%20pics,__________________

Location


Images:

Photo of N421RT courtesy AirHistory.net


Oshkosh - Wittman Regional (KOSH / OSH)
26 July 2011; (c) Alex Christie

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
05-Dec-2021 01:59 Geno Added
05-Dec-2021 03:12 johnwg Updated [Phase, Source, Narrative, Category]
05-Dec-2021 16:57 harro Updated [Destination airport]
06-Dec-2021 00:39 johnwg Updated [Destination airport]
06-Dec-2021 18:42 Captain Adam Updated [Source, Damage, Narrative]
07-Dec-2021 17:52 johnwg Updated [Time, Source]
22-Jan-2022 00:38 Captain Adam Updated [Source, Damage, Narrative, Category]

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