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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 145314
Last updated: 12 December 2017
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Date:26-APR-2012
Time:08:05
Type:Silhouette image of generic BE36 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Beechcraft A36 Bonanza
Owner/operator:Gordon Enterprises Inc
Registration: N4830M
C/n / msn: E-1268
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Airplane damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:About 1 1/2 mile from Double Eagle II Airport - KAEG, Albuquerque, NM -   United States of America
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Alburquerque, NM (KAEG)
Destination airport:Alburquerque, NM (KAEG)
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:
On initial climb, the airplane’s engine lost partial power. The pilot was unable to maintain altitude and airspeed and performed an off-field landing. An examination of the engine revealed that the intake valve on the No. 1 cylinder was stuck in the open position. No other anomalies with the airframe or engine were noted.
Probable Cause: The partial loss of engine power due to an intake valve that was stuck in the open position.

Sources:

NTSB: https://www.ntsb.gov/_layouts/ntsb.aviation/brief.aspx?ev_id=20120430X73551&key=1


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Apr-2012 20:31 Geno Added
28-Apr-2012 08:03 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Phase, Nature, Damage, Narrative]
10-May-2012 23:28 Geno Updated [Time, Total fatalities, Source, Damage, Narrative]
21-Dec-2016 19:28 ASN Update Bot Updated [Time, Damage, Category, Investigating agency]
27-Nov-2017 20:36 ASN Update Bot Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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