ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 65929
Last updated: 28 August 2014
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Date:23-JUN-2009
Time:10:57
Type:Silhouette image of generic P28A model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-28-180 Cherokee 180
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: N7795N
C/n / msn: 28-5244
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Field near Sheldon, Iowa -   United States of America
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Fort Atkinson WI (61C)
Destination airport:Winner SD
Narrative:
Plane crashed for unknown reasons with three on board. Plane crash located in a dirt access road between two fields. Plane is inverted.
NTSB Nov 2/09 Federal aviation officials say a small plane that crashed in a corn field in northwest Iowa, killing all three Wisconsin men on board, was low on fuel.The National Transportation Safety Board says the single - engine piper had two 25 - gallon fuel tanks.After the crash, investigators drained 1 cup of fuel from the tank under the left wing and 2 and a half cups from the tank under the right wing.The plane crashed on June 23 in O'Brien County.The three men on board were flying from to South Dakota on a hunting trip.

Sources:
1) http://www.velozia.com/?p=2102
2) http://www.ktiv.com/Global/story.asp?S=10581496
3) http://www.siouxcityjournal.com/articles/2009/06/24/news/top/fe91f8f6829630b1862575df0011eb40.txt



http://www.keyc.com/node/29759
http://www.ntsb.gov/ntsb/brief2.asp?ev_id=20090623X33607&ntsbno=CEN09FA377&akey=1


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
23-Jun-2009 21:40 Digitalis Added
23-Jun-2009 21:41 harro Updated
24-Jun-2009 00:15 slowkid Updated
24-Jun-2009 09:23 harro Updated
02-Nov-2009 23:15 robbreid Updated
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