Accident Piper PA-30 N246NW, 14 Sep 1965
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Type:Silhouette image of generic PA30 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Piper PA-30
Registration: N246NW
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Hillsboro Airport, Hillsboro, Washington County, Oregon -   United States of America
Phase: Take off
Departure airport:Hillsboro Airport, Hillsboro, Oregon (HIO/KHIO)
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: NTSB
Confidence Rating: Accident investigation report completed and information captured
Written off (destroyed) September 14 1965 when stalled and "mushed" during initial climb out from Hillsboro Airport, Hillsboro, Oregon (HIO/KHIO). According to the following extracts from the official NTSB report into the accident: "TAKE OFF MADE WITH ELEVATOR TRIM TAB POSITIONED TO THE NOSE HIGH POSITION; PILOT IN COMMAND - INADEQUATE PRE FLIGHT PREPARATION AND/OR PLANNING; FAILED TO OBTAIN/MAINTAIN FLYING SPEED"


1. NTSB Identification: SEA66F0133 at
2. FAA:

Revision history:

02-Mar-2016 22:20 Dr.John Smith Updated [Location, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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