ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 41319
Last updated: 24 October 2014
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Date:20-APR-1985
Time:1600
Type:Silhouette image of generic CH7B model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Champion 7GCA
Owner/operator:Forrest Giles
Registration: N9636S
C/n / msn: 59
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Collinsville, MS -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Meridian, MS (MEI)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
WITNESSES, FRIENDS OF THE PLT, REPORTED SEEING THE ACFT ENGAGED IN AEROBATICS AT ALTITUDES BETWEEN 500 FT AGL AND 2000 FT AGL, APRX 1/4 MILE FROM THEIR OUTDOOR SOCIAL FUNCTION. THEY CONTINUED TO REPORT, THE ACFT ENTERED A SPIN AND AFTER APRX 2 3/4 REVOLUTIONS IT DISAPPEARED BEHIND TREES. SHORTLY THEREAFTER, THE GROUND IMPACT WAS HEARD. CAUSE:

Sources:
NTSB: http://www.ntsb.gov/ntsb/brief.asp?ev_id=20001214X36076


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