ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 39259
Last updated: 25 October 2014
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Date:09-JUN-1984
Time:1428
Type:Schweizer SGS 1-26E
Owner/operator:Santa Fe Soaring
Registration: N33916
C/n / msn: 639
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Substantial
Location:Williston, FL -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
THE ACFT WAS OBSERVED TO ENTER A LEFT BASE LEG FOR RWY 4. THE PLT CONTINUED TO FLY THE BASE LEG HEADING & FLEW THRU THE FINAL APCH LEG. THE ACFT THEN ENTERED A RIGHT BANK, & AFTER 180 DEG OF TURN, IT STALLED & WENT INTO A RIGHT SPIN AT AN ESTIMATED 600 TO 800 FEET. NO VISIBLE ATTEMPTS TO RECOVERED WERE NOTED. THE GLIDER CRASHED IN A FIELD ALONG THE FINAL APCH COURSE TO RWY 4. NO PREIMPACT STRUCTURAL FAILURE OR FLT CONTROL MALFUNCTION WAS FOUND.

Sources:
NTSB: http://www.ntsb.gov/ntsb/brief.asp?ev_id=20001214X40021
NTSB Identification: MIA84FA181


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
24-Oct-2008 10:30 ASN archive Added
18-Dec-2009 12:21 DColclasure Updated
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