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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 134899
Last updated: 6 January 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic C172 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 172K
Registration: N79502
C/n / msn: 17258135
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Angleton, TX -   United States of America
Phase: Unknown
Departure airport:Angleton, TX
Destination airport:Angleton, TX (LBX)
Investigating agency: NTSB
The airplane had been stolen and was being operated by a non-certificated person when it impacted power lines and terrain during night light conditions.
Probable Cause: The unqualified person's failure to maintain clearance with the power lines. A contributing factor was the night light conditions.



Revision history:

21-Dec-2016 19:26 ASN Update Bot Updated [Time, Damage, Category, Investigating agency]
07-Dec-2017 17:43 ASN Update Bot Updated [Other fatalities, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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