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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 78569
Last updated: 17 November 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic GLAS model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Stoddard-Hamilton Glasair
Registration: N2117S
C/n / msn: 120
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Seven Lakes Estates Airfield, Jackson, Georgia -   United States of America
Phase: Take off
Departure airport:Jackson, GA (62GA)
Destination airport:Tifton, GA (TMA)
Investigating agency: NTSB
According to the pilot, the airplane began drifting to the left just after takeoff. He attempted to correct the drift; however, the flight controls had no effect. The airplane then began banking to the right until it impacted the ground, coming to rest inverted next to a hangar. A postaccident examination of the airplane did not reveal any preimpact abnormalities that would have prevented the normal use of the flight controls.
Probable Cause: The pilot's loss of aircraft control for undetermined reasons.


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Revision history:

04-Oct-2010 06:17 gwog Added
05-Oct-2010 02:27 Geno Updated [Registration, Cn, Operator, Location, Source]
21-Dec-2016 19:25 ASN Update Bot Updated [Time, Damage, Category, Investigating agency]
26-Nov-2017 18:35 ASN Update Bot Updated [Operator, Other fatalities, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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