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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 135749
Last updated: 15 January 2021
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Date:09-DEC-1989
Time:13:55
Type:Silhouette image of generic C172 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 172G
Owner/operator:Charles E. Michaud
Registration: N4289L
C/n / msn: 172-54358
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Uxbridge, MA -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:MA08
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:

PROBABLE CAUSE:ICE IN THE FUEL STRAINER, WHICH RESTRICTED FUEL FLOW & RESULTED IN FUEL STARVATION, AND THE PILOT INADVERTENTLY STALLED THE AIRPLANE, WHEN HE ABRUPTLY MANEUVERED IT TO AVOID A TRANSMISSION WIRE DURING A FORCED LANDING.

Sources:

NTSB id 20001213X30008


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
21-Dec-2016 19:26 ASN Update Bot Updated [Time, Damage, Category, Investigating agency]

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