ASN Aircraft accident Consolidated P4Y-2 Privateer N6816D Wenatchee-Pangborn Field, WA (EAT)
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Status:Accident investigation report completed and information captured
Date:Thursday 27 July 1972
Type:Silhouette image of generic P4Y model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Consolidated P4Y-2 Privateer
Operator:Hawkins & Powers Aviation
Registration: N6816D
First flight:
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Wenatchee-Pangborn Field, WA (EAT) (   United States of America)
Phase: Approach (APR)
Nature:Fire fighting
Departure airport:Wenatchee-Pangborn Field, WA (EAT/KEAT), United States of America
Destination airport:Wenatchee-Pangborn Field, WA (EAT/KEAT), United States of America
The aircraft caught fire in flight. Flames destroyed the aft section of the fuselage forward of the tail.

Probable Cause:

PROBABLE CAUSE: "Undetermined."



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