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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 270991
 
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Date:20-DEC-1943
Time:12:05
Type:Silhouette image of generic ERCO model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
ERCO Ercoupe 415-C
Owner/operator:Vernon F Barnhizer
Registration: NC28923
MSN: 18
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Near Ford-Lansing Airport, Lansing, IL -   United States of America
Phase: Approach
Nature:Training
Departure airport:Ford-Lansing Airport, Lansing, IL
Destination airport:Ford-Lansing Airport, Lansing, IL
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
Lost control at 600ft due to a failure of the elevator control system and nose dived into the ground.

Sources:

https://rosap.ntl.bts.gov/view/dot/33220


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
20-Dec-2021 15:17 Cobar Added
20-Dec-2021 15:19 Cobar Updated [Aircraft type]
20-Dec-2021 15:21 Cobar Updated [Aircraft type]

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