ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 71010
Last updated: 23 April 2014
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Date:04-JAN-2010
Time:11:03
Type:Silhouette image of generic C172 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 172S Skyhawk SP
Owner/operator:American King Air Services Inc.
Registration: N5118J
C/n / msn: 172S10931
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:In a river off Olamon Island near Greenbush , ME -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Ferry/positioning
Departure airport:Bangor Int. Airport - KBGR
Destination airport:Goose Bay - CYYR
Narrative:
The pilot reported problems with icing and tried to divert to Old Town Municipal Airport (KOLD). Aircraft impacted river and sank in shallow water. Sole pilot on board received fatal injuries.

Sources:
http://www.mpbn.net/News/MaineNews/tabid/181/ctl/ViewItem/mid/3483/ItemId/10416/Default.aspx
http://www.bangordailynews.com/detail/134028.html
http://flightaware.com/live/flight/N5118J
http://www.wcsh6.com/news/local/story.aspx?storyid=112961&catid=2
http://www.wabi.tv/news/9279/update-plane-wreckage-found


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
04-Jan-2010 10:50 slowkid Added
04-Jan-2010 10:57 slowkid Updated [Location, Narrative]
04-Jan-2010 11:04 83.145.226.20 Updated [Location, Narrative]
04-Jan-2010 11:29 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Source]
04-Jan-2010 21:21 Geno Updated [Time, Registration, Cn, Operator, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
04-Jan-2010 21:31 slowkid Updated [[Time, Registration, Cn, Operator, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]]
04-Jan-2010 21:53 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source]
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