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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 121096
Last updated: 5 October 2015
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Owner/operator:Kyle Franklin
Registration: N30136
C/n / msn: 5533
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Substantial
Location:Brownsville, Texas -   United States of America
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Departure airport:KBRO
Destination airport:KBRO
A stunt pilot couple were critically burned Saturday when their airplane crash landed in southern Texas.
Kyle and Amanda Franklin of Neosho, Mo., were performing their aerial show at the Brownsville-South Padre International Airport when the accident happened.
Engine failed during performance, a forced landing was attempted - ending in a fiery crash - wife received serious burns, husband's quick recover expected.
Very sad news that Amanda Franklin died of her injuries May 27 2011.
NTSB Factual Report: Fuel injector servo mixture control linkage fractured
NTSB Probable Cause: Video and photographic evidence showed from the engine exhaust, prior to the loss of engine power, which can indicate a flooded condition; however, the reason for the flooded condition and loss of engine power could not be determined.



KBRO 13:04 at from the airshow line

KBRO 13:04PM (3:04pm CST) from the airshow line.

KBRO Air Fiesta Airshow

Revision history:

13-Mar-2011 06:49 gerard57 Added
13-Mar-2011 08:21 bizjets101 Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
13-Mar-2011 08:35 Angelwings Updated [Source]
14-Mar-2011 15:00 Angelwings Updated [Embed code]
14-Mar-2011 15:07 Angelwings Updated [Embed code]
15-Mar-2011 00:42 bizjets101 Updated [Registration, Cn, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
16-Mar-2011 13:44 AirportBum Updated [Time, Embed code]
16-Mar-2011 13:44 AirportBum Updated [Time, Embed code]
16-Mar-2011 13:44 AirportBum Updated [Time, Source, Embed code]
16-Mar-2011 13:44 Updated [Source, Embed code]
28-May-2011 17:07 RobertMB Updated [Total occupants, Embed code, Narrative]
24-Feb-2012 00:11 jahman Updated [Source, Embed code, Narrative]
07-Jun-2012 22:25 Updated [Embed code, Damage]
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