ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 147707
Last updated: 17 September 2014
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Date:11-AUG-2012
Time:Afternoon
Type:Silhouette image of generic RV6 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Vans RV-6A
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: N134CE
C/n / msn: 25900
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Substantial
Location:Wheeler Airport - IG05, Knox, IN -   United States of America
Phase: Take off
Nature:Private
Departure airport:IG05
Destination airport:
Narrative:
On takeoff from Wheeler Airport - IG05, Knox, Indiana, the aircraft, an experimental Berard Vans RV-6A, departed the runway after encountering wind gusts and came to rest inverted, sustaining substantial damage. The sole pilot onboard the aircraft received minor injuries.

Sources:
http://www.indystar.com/article/20120811/NEWS/120811024/Pilot-flips-plane-escapes-injury-Westfield
http://www.faa.gov/data_research/accident_incident/preliminary_data/events01/media/07_134CE.txt
http://registry.faa.gov/aircraftinquiry/NNum_Results.aspx?NNumbertxt=134CE


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