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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 143687
Last updated: 14 July 2019
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Date:18-APR-1986
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic T34T model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Beechcraft T-34C Turbo Mentor
Owner/operator:United States Navy (USN)
Registration: 161049
C/n / msn: Gl-177
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Summerdale, AL -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Aircraft assigned to Training Wing 5 at NAS Whiting Field departed controlled flight in landing pattern at Navy OLF Summerdale. It was probably an inadvertent skidded-turn stall while practicing low altitude power loss in pattern (LAPL-P) procedures. Crash killed instructor and student from VT-3.

Sources:

I was in VT-3 at the time.
Scramble


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
12-Feb-2012 01:52 Anon. Added
12-Feb-2012 01:53 Anon. Updated [Aircraft type]
04-Mar-2012 08:03 Anon. Updated [Date, Operator, Phase, Narrative]
04-Mar-2012 08:05 harro Updated [Registration, Operator, Damage]
28-Jun-2016 20:21 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Other fatalities, Source]

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