ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 145455
Last updated: 29 November 2014
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Date:05-MAY-2012
Time:16:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic C172 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 172F Skyhawk
Owner/operator:Cambridge Valley Flying Club Inc.
Registration: N5551R
C/n / msn: 17253138
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Substantial
Location:A corn field near Chapin Field Airport - 1B8, Cambridge, NY -   United States of America
Phase: Take off
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Chapin Field Airport - 1B8
Destination airport:
Narrative:
A Cessna 172F Skyhawk was turned over by a crosswind just after it left the tarmac of Chapin Field Airport - 1B8, Cambridge, New York. The Cessna then dropped out of the sky and landed on its roof in a corn field adjacent to the runway.

One of the three occupants was taken to hospital with a shoulder injurie.

Sources:
http://www.fox23news.com/news/local/story/Cambridge-Plane-Accident/ougPu172mESXFHEMMFgbxA.cspx?rss=39
http://www.timesunion.com/local/article/Small-plane-crash-injures-1-3537374.php

http://www.cambridgevalleyflyingclub.org/images/51R-2.jpg (photo)


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
06-May-2012 04:03 gerard57 Added
06-May-2012 06:58 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
06-May-2012 06:59 RobertMB Updated [Narrative]
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