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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 124036
Last updated: 15 December 2019
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Date:24-OCT-1966
Time:09:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic C206 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna U206
Owner/operator:Lane Aviation
Registration: N377LA
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Port Columbus International Airport, Port Columbus, Ohio -   United States of America
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Executive
Departure airport:Port Columbus International Airport, Port Columbus, Ohio (CMH/KCMH)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Written off October 24, 1966 when crashed at Columbus, Ohio. The pilot - the sole person on board - sustained serious injuries. According to the following excerpt from the official NTSB report into the accident:

"PROBABLE CAUSE(S)
PILOT IN COMMAND - INADEQUATE PRE-FLIGHT PREPARATION AND/OR PLANNING
MISCELLANEOUS ACTS,CONDITIONS - GUST LOCKS ENGAGED
FACTOR(S)
MISCELLANEOUS ACTS,CONDITIONS - BOGUS PART
FIRE AFTER IMPACT
CARGO TIE DOWN EYE BOLT USED AS MAKESHIFT CONTROL LOCK. PILOT TRIED TO LAND WITH POWER APPLICATION."

Sources:

1. NTSB Identification: CHI67F0281 at https://www.ntsb.gov/_layouts/ntsb.aviation/brief.aspx?ev_id=23129&key=0
2. FAA: http://registry.faa.gov/aircraftinquiry/NNum_Results.aspx?NNumbertxt=377LA
3. http://planecrashmap.com/list/oh/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
28-Dec-2016 01:19 Dr. John Smith Updated [Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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