ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 309165
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Narrative:The pilotless aircraft, an experimental Cassutt Special IIM, amateur built by Jay. D Jones, impacted slough water terrain in Castroville, Monterey County, California.
|Time:||c. 15:45 LT|
Cassutt Special IIM
|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1|
|Aircraft damage:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Location:||Castroville, Monterey County, CA -
United States of America
|Phase:|| Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)|
The sole pilot departed the aircraft by parachute prior to impact, receiving apparent minor injuries and the aircraft is written off.
https://kion546.com/top-stories/2023/03/12/plane-lands-in-flooded-ag-field-in-castroville-male-pilot-suffers-a-leg-injury-and-expected-to-survive/ https://www.ksbw.com/article/small-aircraft-crashes-into-flood-waters-pilot-parachuted-to-survive/43284803# https://registry.faa.gov/aircraftinquiry/Search/NNumberResult?NNumberTxt=55XJ https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cassutt_Special https://www.aerialvisuals.ca/Airframe/Gallery/0/133/0000133747.jpg
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