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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 13868
Last updated: 20 April 2019
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Date:25-SEP-1976
Time:23:45
Type:Silhouette image of generic PA34 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-34-200 Seneca
Owner/operator:Green River Flights
Registration: N15867
C/n / msn: 34-735010B
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 5
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:1/2 mile from Crest Airpark, Kent, King County, Washington -   United States of America
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Crest Airpark, Kent, Washington (FAA LID: S36)
Destination airport:Bowers Field, Ellensburg, Washington (ELN/KELN)
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:
Written off (destroyed) September 25, 1976 when crashed during initial climb out from Crest Airpark, Kent, King County, Washington: aircraft initially struck tree half mile from runway on rising terrain. Aircraft then went inverted and hit other trees. Of the five persons on board (pilot and four passengers) only one passenger survived, although with seriosu injuries.

Sources:

1. NTSB Identification: SEA76AS079 at https://www.ntsb.gov/_layouts/ntsb.aviation/brief.aspx?ev_id=54370&key=0
2. FAA: http://registry.faa.gov/aircraftinquiry/NNum_Results.aspx?NNumbertxt=15867
3. http://planecrashmap.com/plane/wa/N15867/
4. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Crest_Airpark


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
25-Feb-2008 12:00 ASN archive Added
30-Nov-2016 21:07 Dr. John Smith Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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