ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 13462
Last updated: 29 March 2017
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Narrative:Written off (destroyed) February 4, 1967 when stalled and spun into the ground at Wheelless Airport, Dothan, Alabama: pilot in command failed to obtain/maintain flying speed. Aircraft struck ground in flat spin during multi engine instructional flight. All three persons on board (pilot under training, instructor and examiner) were all killed.
Piper PA-30-160 Twin Comanche
|Owner/operator:||Enterprise Flying Inc|
|C/n / msn:|| |
|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3|
|Airplane damage:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Location:||Wheelless Airport, Dothan, Alabama -
United States of America
|Phase:|| En route|
|Departure airport:||Wheelless Airport, Dothan, Alabama (FAA LID: 37J)|
|Destination airport:||Wheelless Airport, Dothan, Alabama (FAA LID: 37J)|
(Wheelless Airport existed between 1965 and 1992 at approximate co ordinates 31.23N, 85.49W: The site of Wheelless Airport was located west of the intersection of Brannon Strand Road & Montrose Court. The airfield is now covered by the Highlands Trail apartment complex/housing development).
Registration N8195Y cancelled by the FAA
1. NTSB Identification: MIA67A0082 at https://www.ntsb.gov/_layouts/ntsb.aviation/brief.aspx?ev_id=20946&key=0
2. FAA: http://registry.faa.gov/aircraftinquiry/NNum_Results.aspx?NNumbertxt=8195Y
||Dr. John Smith
||Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]|