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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 147217
Last updated: 22 November 2017
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Type:Silhouette image of generic SR22 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cirrus SR22 GTS
Owner/operator:RTJ Aircraft Inc
Registration: N462CP
C/n / msn: 3275
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Substantial
Location:Gaston's Resort, White River near Lakeview, Baxter County, Arkansas -   United States of America
Phase: Take off
Departure airport:Gastons Airport (3MO), Lakeview, Arkansas
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: NTSB
On July 29, 2012, about 1430 central standard time, a Cirrus SR22 airplane, N462CP, impacted trees during an attempted takeoff near Lakeview, Arkansas. The private rated pilot and two passengers were not injured and the airplane was substantially damaged. The airplane was owned and operated by RTJ Aircraft, Inc., New Castle, Delaware, under the provisions of 14 Code of Federal Regulations Part 91 as a personal flight.

Day visual meteorological conditions prevailed for the flight, which operated without a flight plan. The flight was originating from Gastons Airport (3MO), Lakeview, Arkansas at the time of the accident.

The pilot reported to the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) inspector that during the takeoff
roll the airplane pulled to the right. He was unable to correct the right turn and the airplane
impacted a fence and trees before coming to a stop.

The airplane was recovered for further examination.


Revision history:

30-Jul-2012 08:43 gerard57 Added
30-Jul-2012 09:15 FLYINGBROTHER1 Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn]
05-Aug-2012 11:57 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
21-Dec-2016 19:28 ASN Update Bot Updated [Time, Damage, Category, Investigating agency]

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