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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 134991
Last updated: 18 June 2020
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Date:31-AUG-2008
Time:20:45
Type:Silhouette image of generic C340 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 340A
Owner/operator:On File
Registration: N397RA
C/n / msn: 340A-0009
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Angle Fire, NM -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Houston, TX (DWH)
Destination airport:Angle Fire, NM (AXX)
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:
The pilot reported that he was cleared for a GPS approach and broke out of the clouds at 1,800 feet. He entered a left hand traffic pattern and his last recollection was turning base. He woke up in the crashed airplane which was on fire. The airplane was destroyed. An examination of airplane systems revealed no anomalies.
Probable Cause: Controlled flight into terrain for unknown reasons.

Sources:

NTSB: https://www.ntsb.gov/_layouts/ntsb.aviation/brief.aspx?ev_id=20080903X01364&key=1


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
21-Dec-2016 19:26 ASN Update Bot Updated [Time, Damage, Category, Investigating agency]
03-Dec-2017 11:56 ASN Update Bot Updated [Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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