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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 126515
Last updated: 17 April 2019
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Date:08-DEC-1965
Time:23:06
Type:Silhouette image of generic PA32 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-32-260
Owner/operator:Ted Edwards
Registration: N3298W
C/n / msn: 32-
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Frewsberg, Chautauqua County, New York -   United States of America
Phase: Approach
Nature:Cargo
Departure airport:Chautauqua County/Jamestown Airport at Robert H. Jackson Field (KJHW)
Destination airport:Chautauqua County/Jamestown Airport at Robert H. Jackson Field (KJHW)
Narrative:
Written off (destroyed) December 8, 1965 when crashed at Frewsberg, Chautauqua County, New York (at approximate co ordinates 423′26″N 799′39″W) during the initial climb out phase from Chautauqua County/Jamestown Airport at Robert H. Jackson Field (JHW/KJHW) a county-owned, public-use airport located three nautical miles (6 km) north of the central business district of Jamestown, in Chautauqua County, New York. Both persons on board (crew of two) survived, although they sustained serious injuries.

According to the NTSB report:

"TYPE OF ACCIDENT
ENGINE FAILURE OR MALFUNCTION [DURING] IN FLIGHT: CLIMB TO CRUISE [WHEN AIRCRAFT] STALLED:/MUSHED DURING LANDING/FINAL APPROACH
PROBABLE CAUSE(S)
MISCELLANEOUS ACTS,CONDITIONS - FUEL STARVATION
PILOT IN COMMAND - MISMANAGEMENT OF FUEL - INATTENTIVE TO FUEL SUPPLY - PILOT-DID NOT SEE WIRES IN TIME - TOOK EVASIVE ACTION, [AND] STALLED
COMPLETE POWER LOSS - COMPLETE ENGINE FAILURE/FLAME OUT-1 ENGINE
EMERGENCY CIRCUMSTANCES - FORCED LANDING OFF AIRPORT ON LAND"

Sources:

1. NTSB Identification: NYC66F0422 at https://www.ntsb.gov/_layouts/ntsb.aviation/brief.aspx?ev_id=72428&key=0
2. FAA: http://registry.faa.gov/aircraftinquiry/NNum_Results.aspx?omni=Home-N-Number&nNumberTxt=3298W


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
26-Sep-2017 16:12 Dr. John Smith Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
26-Sep-2017 16:13 Dr. John Smith Updated [Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]
26-Sep-2017 16:16 Dr. John Smith Updated [Location, Narrative]

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