ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 148257
Last updated: 20 January 2017
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Narrative:The pilot and lone occupant of a floatplane that struck power lines across Kachemak Bay from Homer died when the plane crashed.
American Champion 7GCBC Citabria
|C/n / msn:|| 529-73|
|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1|
|Airplane damage:|| Substantial|
|Location:||Off Kachemak Bay, opposite Homer, Alaska -
United States of America
|Phase:|| En route|
|Investigating agency: ||National Transport Safety Bureau (NTSB) - United States of America |
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.
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