Wirestrike Accident Rockwell S-2R Thrush Commander N8486V, 06 Jul 2004
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 179903
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Type:Silhouette image of generic SS2P model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Rockwell S-2R Thrush Commander
Owner/operator:Wilmot Flying Service Inc.
Registration: N8486V
MSN: 2246R
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:near Jonesville, Louisiana -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Wissner, LA (LS35)
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: NTSB
Confidence Rating: Accident investigation report completed and information captured
The 13,000-hour pilot reported that during an aerial application flight, the engine suffered a partial loss of power. The pilot initiated a turn toward the nearest airport to conduct a precautionary landing, when the airplane struck a power line. The pilot was able to land the airplane at the airport without further incident. The pilot stated that he did not see the power line prior to hitting it.
Probable Cause: The pilot's failure to maintain clearance with the power lines.


NTSB: https://www.ntsb.gov/_layouts/ntsb.aviation/brief.aspx?ev_id=20040707X00916&key=1


Revision history:

26-Sep-2015 15:07 Noro Added
21-Dec-2016 19:30 ASN Update Bot Updated [Time, Damage, Category, Investigating agency]
07-Dec-2017 18:14 ASN Update Bot Updated [Other fatalities, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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