ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 145968
Last updated: 17 September 2014
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Date:31-MAY-2012
Time:16:56 CDT
Type:Silhouette image of generic BE36 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Beechcraft A36 Bonanza
Owner/operator:Harrison Gypsum LLC
Registration: N976S
C/n / msn: E-3370
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Mashulaville community, about 15 miles southwest of Macon, MS -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:KPIE
Destination airport:KOUN
Narrative:
While flying through an area of extreme precipitation, a Beechcraft A36 Bonanza experienced an in-flight breakup and crashed in the Mashulaville community, about 15 miles southwest of Macon, Mississippi.
Witnesses say high winds and lightning were present around the site at the time of the crash.

The pilot was killed.

Sources:
http://newsok.com/norman-man-dies-in-plane-crash/article/3680730
http://www.wapt.com/news/central-mississippi/Oklahoma-businessman-dies-in-Miss-plane-crash/-/9156946/14422414/-/hug4r7/-/index.html
http://flightaware.com/live/flight/N976S
http://www.ntsb.gov/aviationquery/brief.aspx?ev_id=20120531X02455&key=1

http://www.airport-data.com/images/aircraft/small/022/022527.jpg (photo)


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
02-Jun-2012 05:34 gerard57 Added
02-Jun-2012 07:01 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
08-Jun-2012 15:58 Geno Updated [Time, Source, Narrative]
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