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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 35422
Last updated: 23 October 2017
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Date:07-JUN-1991
Time:16:45
Type:Silhouette image of generic B26 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas A-26B Invader (On Mark Marketeer)
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: N9150
C/n / msn: 28045
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 8
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Minor
Category:Accident
Location:Chickamauga, GA -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Cartersville, GA (GAO)
Destination airport:Mcminnville, TN (RNC)
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:
Ex USAAF 44-34766. On 7.11.1994 re-registered as N26BK.
A T-37 AND AN A-26 COLLIDED IN FLIGHT AT 9500 FEET MSL WHILE PRACTICING AN ACROBATIC MANEUVER. THE MANEUVER REQUIRED THE T-37 TO PASS UNDER THE RIGHT WING OF THE A-26, AND TERMINATE THE MANEUVER WITH A ROLL. ACCORDING TO THE A-26 PILOT, THE FIRST FLY-BY WAS COMPLETED OUTBOARD THE RIGHT WING WITHOUT INCIDENT. BUT, ON THE SECOND ATTEMPT, THE A-26 PILOT NOTICED THAT THE RUDDER AND A PORTION OF THE RIGHT RUDDER AND HORIZONTAL STABILATOR WERE MISSING AS THE AIRPLANE EMERGED FROM BENEATH THE RIGHT WING. EXAMINATION OF THE A-26 AND RECOVERED COMPONENTS INDICATED CRUSH AND IMPACT DAMAGE FROM CONTACT WITH THE RIGHT PROPELLER OF THE A26. THE A-37 CRASHED AND BURNED. CAUSE: THE T-37 PILOT MISJUDGED THE CLEARANCE BETWEEN HIS AIRCRAFT AND THE A-26.

Sources:

NTSB: http://www.ntsb.gov/ntsb/brief.asp?ev_id=20001212X17161


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
24-Oct-2008 10:30 ASN archive Added
07-Jan-2012 05:54 Uli Elch Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Narrative]
07-Jan-2012 05:55 Uli Elch Updated [Aircraft type]
21-Dec-2016 19:22 ASN Update Bot Updated [Time, Damage, Category, Investigating agency]

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