ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 41221
Last updated: 24 July 2014
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Date:29-JAN-1988
Time:1330
Type:Silhouette image of generic RV3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Van's RV-3
Owner/operator:private
Registration: N1387K
C/n / msn: 552
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Loxley, AL -   United States of America
Phase: Take off
Nature:Private
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
THE PILOT WAS MAKING TOUCH AND GO LANDINGS AT A PRIVATE AIRSTRIP. ON THE THIRD TAKEOFF WITNESSES SAID THE AIRCRAFT CLIMBED STEEPLY AND APPEARED TO ENTER A HAMMERHEAD STALL. THE AIRCRAFT IMPACTED THE GROUND NEAR THE DEPARTURE END OF THE RUNWAY. THE INVESTIGATION FAILED TO DISCLOSE ANY AIRCRAFT SYSTEM MALFUNCTION OR FAILURE. CAUSE:

Sources:
NTSB: http://www.ntsb.gov/ntsb/brief.asp?ev_id=20001213X24835


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