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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 59994
Last updated: 18 November 2021
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Date:14-MAY-2009
Time:14:20
Type:Silhouette image of generic SS2T model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Ayres S-2R-T Turbo Thrush
Owner/operator:Brooks Flying Service Inc
Registration: N223SB
MSN: T45-014DC
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:Millhaven, Louisiana -   United States of America
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Agricultural
Departure airport:Monroe, LA
Destination airport:Monroe, LA
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:
The pilot was performing an aerial application flight in a field that had a set of power lines located in it. During the last pass of the application run, the airplane collided with the power lines and subsequently impacted terrain, coming to rest on a set of railroad tracks.
Probable Cause: The pilot's failure to maintain clearance from the power transmission lines during an aerial application run.

Sources:

NTSB

Accident investigation:
cover
  
Investigating agency: NTSB
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 5 months
Download report: Final report


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
15-May-2009 02:44 slowkid Added
15-May-2009 04:44 slowkid Updated
21-Dec-2016 19:25 ASN Update Bot Updated [Time, Damage, Category, Investigating agency]
02-Dec-2017 14:53 ASN Update Bot Updated [Operator, Other fatalities, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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