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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 231984
Last updated: 7 January 2020
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Date:06-JAN-2020
Time:c. 17:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic GLAS model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Glasair I RG
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: N118CV
C/n / msn: 255
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Mount Sterling, Montgomery County, KY -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Nature:Training
Departure airport:Mount Sterling Montgomery County Airport, KY (KIOB)
Destination airport:Mount Sterling Montgomery County Airport, KY (KIOB)
Narrative:
Following a loss of engine power, the aircraft, an experimental amateur built William G. Gancar Glasair I RG, clipped trees during a force landing to Interstate 64 south of Mount Sterling-Montgomery County Airport (KIOB), Mount Sterling, Kentucky.
The airplane sustained substantial damage and the sole pilot onboard received serious injuries.

Sources:

https://www.lex18.com/news/aircraft-down-near-i-64-at-former-rest-area-near-mile-marker-108
https://www.wkyt.com/content/news/Small-plane-crashes-near-I-64-near-Montgomery-Clark-County-line-566759211.html
https://www.wtvq.com/2020/01/06/update-man-hospitalized-broken-bones-crashing-plane-near-64-montgomery-county/
https://registry.faa.gov/aircraftinquiry/NNum_Results.aspx?NNumbertxt=118CV
https://www.google.com/maps/place/Mount+Sterling-montgomery+County/@38.0652045,-83.9812292,4145m/data=!3m1!1e3!4m5!3m4!1s0x0:0x26bc360956f88c40!8m2!3d38.058558!4d-83.979933?hl=en-us


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
06-Jan-2020 23:44 Geno Added
07-Jan-2020 02:45 Geno Updated [Operator, Location, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
07-Jan-2020 07:11 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Location, Source, Narrative]
07-Jan-2020 07:12 RobertMB Updated [Operator]
07-Jan-2020 20:00 Captain Adam Updated [Narrative]

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