ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 145855
Last updated: 22 October 2014
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Date:26-MAY-2012
Time:16:20 EDT
Type:Moyes/Bailey Dragonfly
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: N56FP
C/n / msn: 002Y
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:The woods off Burkhalter Gap Road in Dade County, Georgia. -   United States of America
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Lookout Mountain - 0GE3
Destination airport:Lookout Mountain - 0GE3
Narrative:
A man is dead after crashing his aircraft, an experimental Dragonfly, N56FP, on Lookout Mountain. It happened around 4 o’clock Saturday afternoon 26 May 2012 near Burkhalter Gap Road in Dade County. The aircraft stalled while maneuvering along a ridge line to evaluate wind conditions for local hang-gliding flights.


Sources:
http://planenews.com/man-dies-in-ultralight-aircraft-crash-in-dade-county-wrcb/
http://www.wrcbtv.com/story/18632380/glider-crash-in-dade-county
http://www.faa.gov/data_research/accident_incident/preliminary_data/events02/media/06_56FP.txt
http://registry.faa.gov/aircraftinquiry/NNum_Results.aspx?NNumbertxt=56FP&x=0&y=0
http://www.ntsb.gov/aviationquery/brief.aspx?ev_id=20120527X55532&key=1


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-May-2012 11:51 gerard57 Added
27-May-2012 16:47 Geno Updated [Time, Location, Source, Narrative]
27-May-2012 23:22 afm10 Updated [Location]
30-May-2012 22:05 Geno Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Source, Narrative, Plane category, ]
11-Jun-2012 16:13 Geno Updated [Time, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
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