ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 42833
Last updated: 27 November 2014
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Date:31-JUL-1982
Time:1320
Type:Silhouette image of generic BE23 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Beechcraft C23 Sundowner
Owner/operator:Chaparral Avia
Registration: N6631D
C/n / msn: M-2189
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Substantial
Location:Port Aransas, TX -   United States of America
Phase: Approach
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Corpus Christi , TX
Destination airport:Long Beach, CA
Narrative:
WITNESSES OBSERVED THE ACFT ON A HIGH FINAL APPROACH TO RWY 12 WHEN A GO-AROUND WAS INITIATED OVER THE RWY AT APPROXIMATELY 150 TO 200 FT AGL. THE ACFT STARTED A STEEP BANKED RIGHT TURN TO A DOWNWIND POSITION. THE BANK CONTINUED AND THE ACFT DESCENDED RAPIDLY TO THE GROUND. CAUSE:

Sources:
NTSB: http://www.ntsb.gov/ntsb/brief.asp?ev_id=20020917X03500


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