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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 148604
Last updated: 27 July 2020
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Date:01-SEP-2012
Time:14:15 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic C182 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 182P Skylane
Owner/operator:Michigan Department of Natural Resources
Registration: N5981J
C/n / msn: 18263597
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Luce County Airport - KERY, Newberry, MI -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Nature:Fire fighting
Departure airport:KERY
Destination airport:KERY
Narrative:
A Michigan Department of Natural Resources plane crashed and burned at Luce County Airport - KERY, Newberry, Michigan, in the Upper Peninsula, injuring the pilot.

The crash happened Saturday afternoon 1 September 2012 at the airfield southeast of Newberry in Pentland Township.
Troopers from the Sault Ste. Marie say they arrived to find the plane on the runway and fully engulfed in flames.
The pilot was taken to Helen Joy Hospital with burns to his legs and arms.

Sources:

http://www.freep.com/article/20120903/NEWS06/120903032/1001/RSS01
http://www.9and10news.com/2012/09/02/pilot-walks-away-from-fiery-smalplane-crash-at-luce-co-airport/
http://registry.faa.gov/aircraftinquiry/NNum_Results.aspx?NNumbertxt=5981J
https://www.faa.gov/data_research/accident_incident/preliminary_data/events01/media/09_5981J.txt

https://flightaware.com/photos/view/1407185-0dd67276f599eabccdf7aff5bc6f07c797c9a16b/all/sort/date/page/1/size/vga


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
04-Sep-2012 12:31 gerard57 Added
04-Sep-2012 14:05 Geno Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Location, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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