ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 139510
Last updated: 27 August 2014
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Date:25-OCT-2011
Time:4:10pm LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic PA44 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-44-180 Seminole
Owner/operator:Hillsboro Aviation Inc.
Registration: N3062H
C/n / msn: 44-7995165
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:1
Airplane damage: Substantial
Location:Near Newberg, OR -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Training
Departure airport:Portland-Hillsboro Airport - KHIO
Destination airport:Portland-Hillsboro Airport - KHIO
Narrative:
Two planes collided mid-air. A Piper PA-44-180 Seminole crash-landed in a field near Newberg, OR, bringing a student pilot and instructor to safety, whereas the other airplane, a Beechcraft V35 Bonanza, disintegrateg in the air and fell to the ground killing the pilot.

The Piper Seminole made an emergency landing in Champoeg State Park on the south side of the Willamette River in Yamhill County, while the Beechcraft Bonanza crashed north of the river in Marion County.



Sources:
http://www.kptv.com/story/15874913/1-dead-in-mid-air-plane-collision-near-newberg?redirected=true
http://www.kptv.com/slideshow?widgetid=39062
http://www.katu.com/news/local/132571603.html
http://www.faa.gov/data_research/accident_incident/preliminary_data/events01/media/02_3062H.txt


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
26-Oct-2011 01:11 superflyer Added
26-Oct-2011 01:11 harro Updated [Aircraft type]
26-Oct-2011 08:05 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
26-Oct-2011 08:08 RobertMB Updated [Time, Source, Narrative]
26-Oct-2011 08:11 RobertMB Updated [Narrative]
26-Oct-2011 17:14 RobertMB Updated [Other fatalities, Narrative]
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