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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 172115
Last updated: 12 June 2020
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Date:10-DEC-2014
Time:09:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic PA44 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-44-180 Seminole
Owner/operator:Private
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:St. Louis Airport in Chesterfield -   United States of America
Phase: Pushback / towing
Nature:Private
Departure airport:St. Louis Airport in Chesterfield
Destination airport:St. Louis Airport in Chesterfield
Narrative:
During towing of the plane, a fire erupted, probably caused by a malfunction of the brake.
The fire was extinguished.
There were no personal injuries.

Sources:

http://www.stltoday.com/news/local/crime-and-courts/twin-engine-plane-catches-fire-while-being-towed-at-spirit/article_af3bd5a9-b7fe-575a-8f85-e1a1d349a381.html


Revision history:

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10-Dec-2014 18:54 gerard57 Added

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