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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 145735
Last updated: 21 November 2017
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Type:Titan Tornado II (built by David L. Dial)
Registration: N158TX
C/n / msn: D95EA81C0HK0
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Substantial
Location:2+ miles west of Checotah, OK -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Departure airport:local airstrip
Destination airport:local airstrip
Investigating agency: NTSB
A Titan Tornado II, N158TX, experimental amateur built ultralight aircraft (built by David L. Dial, full c/n D95EA81C0HK0158) crashed west of Checotah, Oklahoma.
The cause of the crash is initially being blamed on mechanical failure.

It had just taken off from an airstrip a few hundred yards away before it took a nose dive into an open field.

The pilot was killed.


Revision history:

20-May-2012 01:50 gerard57 Added
20-May-2012 09:54 Geno Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Location, Source, Narrative]
20-May-2012 11:06 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Narrative, Plane category, ]
22-May-2012 13:17 Geno Updated [Source]
21-Dec-2016 19:28 ASN Update Bot Updated [Time, Damage, Category, Investigating agency]

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