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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 126555
Last updated: 28 January 2020
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Date:14-MAY-1967
Time:14:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic C206 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 206B
Owner/operator:Skyknight Aviation Ltd
Registration: N3416L
C/n / msn: U206-0716
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Blue Mountain, Logan County, Arkansas -   United States of America
Phase: Approach
Nature:Training
Departure airport:Blue Mountain, Logan County, Arkansas
Destination airport:Blue Mountain, Logan County, Arkansas
Narrative:
Written off (destroyed) May 14, 1967 when crashed on final approach to Blue Mountain, Logan County, Arkansas (at Coordinates: 357′51″N 9342′44″W) at the end of a dual instructional flight. Aircraft was destroyed when it caught fire after crash impact. According to the official NTSB report into the accident:

"PROBABLE CAUSE(S)
PILOT IN COMMAND - IMPROPER IFR OPERATION
FACTOR(S)
WEATHER - ADVERSE WINDS ALOFT"

The two persons on board (instructor and pilot under training) were slightly injured. The registration N3416L was cancelled by the FAA on June 16, 1970

Sources:

1. NTSB Identification: FTW67F0638 at https://www.ntsb.gov/_layouts/ntsb.aviation/brief.aspx?ev_id=19249&key=0
2. FAA: http://registry.faa.gov/aircraftinquiry/NNum_Results.aspx?NNumbertxt=3416L
3. https://onespotter.com/aircraft/fid/1007711/N3416L


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
29-Dec-2016 12:07 Dr. John Smith Updated [Cn, Operator, Location, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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