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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 59627
Last updated: 19 November 2017
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Type:Silhouette image of generic E300 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Extra EA-300
Registration: N101PK
C/n / msn: 051
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Substantial
Location:2 miles offshore from El Capitan State Beach, Santa Barbara, CA -   United States of America
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: NTSB
Search initiated after the aircraft disappeared from radar. Some debris was found, but the pilot is missing. Witnesses say the aircraft crashed into the sea while performing aerobatic maneuvers.
04/21/2009 - searches interrupted without founding the pilot.


Revision history:

20-Apr-2009 00:37 hggultek Added
20-Apr-2009 01:16 slowkid Updated
21-Apr-2009 07:17 morethanwords Updated
21-Apr-2009 22:54 Updated
13-Dec-2009 06:59 FLYINGBROTHER1 Updated
23-Oct-2014 16:59 FLYINGBROTHER1 Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Narrative]
21-Dec-2016 19:25 ASN Update Bot Updated [Time, Damage, Category, Investigating agency]

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