ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 36333
Last updated: 1 November 2014
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Date:08-AUG-1996
Time:1020
Type:Silhouette image of generic P28A model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-28-181
Owner/operator:Charles Beene
Registration: N9137N
C/n / msn: 7102807
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Muncie, IN -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Kokomo, IN (OKK)
Destination airport:(MIE)
Narrative:
The airplane impacted terrain following a loss of control. Weather data around the accident site at the time of the accident showed thunderstorms with one half mile visibility, heavy rain and fog. CAUSE: the inadvertent flight of the airplane by the pilot-in-command into a thunderstorm. The weather was a factor.

Sources:
NTSB: http://www.ntsb.gov/ntsb/brief.asp?ev_id=20001208X06425


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