ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 40931
Last updated: 19 April 2014
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Date:12-SEP-1986
Time:0950
Type:Grumman G-164 Super Ag Cat 450
Owner/operator:private
Registration: N8025K
C/n / msn: 541B
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Orovado, NV -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Agricultural
Departure airport:Mcclintock, NV
Destination airport:Orovado, NV
Narrative:
POWER LINES WERE INADVERTENTLY STRUCK IN FLIGHT WHILE MANEUVERING DURING AERIAL APPLICATION. AFTER STRIKING THE POWER LINES THE AIRCRAFT DESCENDED TO THE GROUND WHERE A FIRE ERUPTED AND THE AIRCRAFT WAS THEN DESTROYED BY FIRE. CAUSE:

Sources:
NTSB: http://www.ntsb.gov/ntsb/brief.asp?ev_id=20001213X34883


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