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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 13213
Last updated: 17 August 2020
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Date:08-APR-1981
Time:16:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic P28A model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-28-181
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: N47970
C/n / msn: 28-7890162
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Dixon, IA -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:
Destination airport:South English, IA
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:
Pilot reported becoming lost in rainstorm. Left wing separated after aircraft observed diving out of clouds.

Sources:

NTSB


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
25-Feb-2008 12:00 ASN archive Added
10-Feb-2020 11:32 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Phase, Nature, Destination airport, Narrative]

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