ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 121096
Last updated: 28 November 2014
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Date:12-MAR-2011
Time:
Type:WACO UPF-7
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.)
Nature:Demo/Airshow/Display
Departure airport:KBRO
Destination airport:KBRO
Narrative:
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.

Sources:
http://www.brownsvilleherald.com/news/fiesta-123823-air-crash.html
http://www.fencecheck.com/forums/index.php/topic,21450.15.html
http://www.flickr.com/photos/28042007@N07/4323880033/sizes/o/in/photostream/
http://www.aero-news.net/index.cfm?contentBlockId=4db4b4ba-e191-48a4-9997-dfe62f7bc67a
http://www.faa.gov/data_research/accident_incident/preliminary_data/events01/media/03_30136.txt
http://dms.ntsb.gov/aviation/AccidentReports/xlkztp45o5xsrl3oxnksspev1/X02232012120000.pdf
http://dms.ntsb.gov/aviation/AccidentReports/sqtgmijvqyuni3adf42kf2451/C02232012120000.pdf

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KBRO 13:04 at from the airshow line


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


KBRO Air Fiesta Airshow

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
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 99.111.136.153 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 12.130.123.187 Updated [Embed code, Damage]
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