Incident Cassutt Special IIM N55XJ, 12 Mar 2023
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 309165
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Time:c. 15:45 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic CASS model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Cassutt Special IIM
Registration: N55XJ
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Castroville, Monterey County, CA -   United States of America
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
The pilotless aircraft, an experimental Cassutt Special IIM, amateur built by Jay. D Jones, impacted slough water terrain in Castroville, Monterey County, California.
The sole pilot departed the aircraft by parachute prior to impact, receiving apparent minor injuries and the aircraft is written off.

Sources: (photo)


Revision history:

13-Mar-2023 05:24 Geno Added
13-Mar-2023 06:22 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Nature, Source, Damage, Narrative]
14-Mar-2023 00:55 Anon. Updated [Time, Source]

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