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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 148257
Last updated: 19 October 2017
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Type:Silhouette image of generic CH7B model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
American Champion 7GCBC Citabria
Registration: N57511
C/n / msn: 529-73
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Off Kachemak Bay, opposite Homer, Alaska -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: NTSB
The pilot and lone occupant of a floatplane that struck power lines across Kachemak Bay from Homer died when the plane crashed.
The wreckage was found in shallow water on the east side of the river, whose mouth is between China Poot and Neptune bays,
Low ceilings and visibility were reported in the area at the time of the accident.


Revision history:

01-Sep-2012 01:42 gerard57 Added
01-Sep-2012 02:58 FLYINGBROTHER1 Updated [Time, Aircraft type]
01-Sep-2012 09:03 gerard57 Updated [Registration]
02-Sep-2012 00:06 Geno Updated [Cn, Location, Source, Narrative]
21-Dec-2016 19:28 ASN Update Bot Updated [Time, Damage, Category, Investigating agency]
02-Feb-2017 17:35 rvargast17 Updated [Damage, Narrative]

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