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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 132423
Last updated: 28 November 2019
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Date:18-SEP-1989
Time:07:22
Type:Silhouette image of generic M20P model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Mooney M20C
Owner/operator:Finster, John N.
Registration: N3456X
C/n / msn: 3411
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Neihart, MT -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:MT02
Destination airport:LWS
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:

PROBABLE CAUSE:VFR FLIGHT BY THE PILOT INTO INSTRUMENT METEOROLOGICAL CONDITIONS (IMC) AND HIS FAILURE TO MAINTAIN SUFFICIENT ALTITUDE. RELATED FACTORS WERE: THE HIGH TERRAIN AND ADVERSE WEATHER CONDITIONS.

Sources:

NTSB id 20001213X29356


Revision history:

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

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