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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 179288
Last updated: 25 April 2019
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Type:Silhouette image of generic RV4 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Peck Vans RV-4
Registration: N43MP
C/n / msn: 215
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Palmyra Municipal Airport, Palmyra, Wisconsin -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:Springfield, IL
Destination airport:Palmyra, WI (88C)
Investigating agency: NTSB
The airplane was damaged during an attempted go-around. The pilot reported that during the go-around, the airplane stalled. The airplane subsequently struck the ground, the left landing gear collapsed and the airplane nosed over. The pilot reported no mechanical difficulties.
Probable Cause: The pilot's failure to maintain proper airspeed resulting in the inadvertent stall during the go-around. The overload failure of the left main landing gear was a contributing factor.



Revision history:

05-Sep-2015 13:33 Noro Added
21-Dec-2016 19:30 ASN Update Bot Updated [Time, Damage, Category, Investigating agency]
07-Dec-2017 18:03 ASN Update Bot Updated [Other fatalities, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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