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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 132270
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Date:31-JAN-1989
Time:06:15
Type:Silhouette image of generic C172 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 172F
Owner/operator:private
Registration: N8264U
C/n / msn: 17252164
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Bruceton Mills, WV -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Nature:Executive
Departure airport:2G4
Destination airport:I15
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:

PROBABLE CAUSE:THE POWER LOSS OCCURRED BECAUSE OF CARBURETOR ICE WHICH OBSTRUCTED AIRFLOW TO THE INDUCTION SYSTEM. CONTRIBUTING TO THE ACCIDENT WAS THE CARBURETOR ICING CONDITIONS, THE HIGHWAY AND THE DITCH WHICH WAS CONTACTED.

Sources:

NTSB id 20001213X27547


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
21-Dec-2016 19:25 ASN Update Bot Updated [Time, Damage, Category, Investigating agency]

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