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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 175316
Last updated: 26 April 2019
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Type:Silhouette image of generic C172 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 172N
Registration: N738EK
C/n / msn: 17269918
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Youngstown, OH -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:Youngstown, OH (4G4)
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: NTSB
During the landing flare, the student pilot felt an impact on the right side of the empennage. The student pilot looked back and observed that the airplane had struck a deer, which resulted in substantial damage to the horizontal stabilizer. The student pilot then taxied the airplane uneventfully to the ramp area.
Probable Cause: An inadvertent collision with a deer while landing.



Revision history:

12-Apr-2015 15:09 Noro Added
21-Dec-2016 19:30 ASN Update Bot Updated [Time, Damage, Category, Investigating agency]
07-Dec-2017 17:43 ASN Update Bot Updated [Other fatalities, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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