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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 17794
Last updated: 26 March 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic P28A model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-28-140 Cherokee
Owner/operator:Dean McGinn
Registration: N1813T
C/n / msn: 28-7125165
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Stevens Point airport, WI -   United States of America
Phase: Initial climb
Departure airport:Stevens Point, WI (STE)
Destination airport:Oconto, WI (OCQ)
Investigating agency: NTSB
The airplane was taking off and experienced a loss of engine power during the initial climb. Witnesses on the ground observed smoke off of the end of the runway from the postimpact fire. An examination of the accident scene showed a ground scar containing green glass pieces from the right navigation light and pieces of the right wing tip. A nearby ground depression was consistent with the shape of the engine cowling. An examination of the propeller showed damage signatures consistent with the engine at low power. No preimpact anomalies were revealed with the airplane during the investigation.
Probable Cause: The partial loss of engine power for undetermined reasons.



Revision history:

13-May-2008 22:46 Fusko Added
16-May-2008 22:40 Fusko Updated
21-Dec-2016 19:14 ASN Update Bot Updated [Time, Damage, Category, Investigating agency]
21-Dec-2016 19:16 ASN Update Bot Updated [Time, Damage, Category, Investigating agency]
21-Dec-2016 19:20 ASN Update Bot Updated [Time, Damage, Category, Investigating agency]
03-Dec-2017 10:49 ASN Update Bot Updated [Other fatalities, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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