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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 151110
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Date:21-AUG-1997
Time:13:35
Type:Silhouette image of generic P28A model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-28-161
Owner/operator:Twin Cities Air Service
Registration: N47900
C/n / msn: 28-7816154
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:Blairsville, PA -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Auburn, ME
Destination airport:Latrobe, PA
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:
During approach to its destination, the aircraft began to suffer from fuel starvation. The pilot decided to deviate to Jim Shearer Airport at Blairsville but the aircraft crashed upon landing.

Sources:

NTSB #NYC97LA168


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
10-Dec-2012 00:46 onward Added
21-Dec-2016 19:28 ASN Update Bot Updated [Time, Damage, Category, Investigating agency]

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