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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 163632
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Date:29-JAN-2014
Time:11:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic DA40 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Diamond DA40 Diamond Star
Owner/operator:SoCal Flying Club
Registration: N888YW
C/n / msn: 40.689
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:El Monte Airport (KEMT), El Monte, CA -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:Van Nuys (KVNY)
Destination airport:El Monte (KEMT)
Narrative:
The aircraft, a Diamond DA-40 Diamond Star, experienced an inflight separation of the nose wheel in the vincinity of Pioneer Park southwest of the El Monte Airport (KEMT), El Monte, California. Upon landing at El Monte, the airplane sustained minor damage and the two occupants onboard were not injured.

Sources:

https://www.pasadenastarnews.com/2014/01/29/airplane-lands-safely-in-el-monte-despite-losing-nose-wheel-mid-flight/
https://flightaware.com/live/flight/N888YW
[LINK NOT WORKING ANYMORE:http://www.asias.faa.gov/pls/apex/f?p=100:95:0::NO::P95_EVENT_LCL_DATE,P95_LOC_CITY_NAME,P95_REGIST_NBR:29-JAN-14,EL%20MONTE,N888YW]

http://www.airport-data.com/aircraft/N888YW.html
http://www.socalflyingclub.com/Rental_Aircraft.html


Revision history:

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30-Jan-2014 23:40 Geno Added

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