Accident Lancair IV-P N88PP, 15 Jul 1998
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 40483
 
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Date:15-JUL-1998
Time:03:15
Type:Silhouette image of generic LNC4 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Lancair IV-P
Owner/operator:Aero Liberty Inc
Registration: N88PP
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Atlantic Ocean -   Atlantic Ocean
Phase: En route
Nature:Ferry/positioning
Departure airport:Horta
Destination airport:St John's
Investigating agency: NTSB
Confidence Rating: Accident investigation report completed and information captured
Narrative:
The homebuilt Lancair 4P departed Horta, Azores, destined for St John's, Newfoundland. The airplane was reported missing over the Atlantic Ocean, and presumed destroyed. The certificated commercial pilot and passenger were missing. The pilot filed an International Civilian Aviation Organization (ICAO) instrument flight rules flight plan, and the ferry flight was conducted under 14 CFR Part 91. CAUSE: Undetermined.

Sources:

NTSB: http://www.ntsb.gov/ntsb/brief.asp?ev_id=20001211X10690


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
24-Oct-2008 10:30 ASN archive Added
21-Dec-2016 19:23 ASN Update Bot Updated [Time, Damage, Category, Investigating agency]

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