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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 135763
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Date:30-SEP-1989
Time:15:15
Type:Silhouette image of generic P28A model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-28-151
Owner/operator:Skyway Air Service
Registration: C-GIWO
MSN: 28-7415372
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Bridal Veil, OR -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:RNO
Destination airport:PDX
Narrative:

PROBABLE CAUSE:VFR FLIGHT BY THE PILOT INTO INSTRUMENT METEOROLOGICAL CONDITIONS (IMC), AND HIS FAILURE TO MAINTAIN ADEQUATE AIRSPEED, WHICH RESULTED IN A STALL. FACTORS RELATED TO THE ACCIDENT WERE: THE ADVERSE WEATHER CONDITIONS, THE PILOT'S LACK OF INSTRUMENT EXPERIENCE, AND POSSIBLE SPATIAL DISORIENTATION.

Sources:

NTSB id 20001213X29488


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