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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 183575
Last updated: 1 November 2019
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Date:14-JAN-2016
Time:00:45
Type:Silhouette image of generic BE35 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Beech C35 Bonanza
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: N2025D
C/n / msn: D-3376
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Rio Blanco County, west of Meeker, CO -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Salt Lake City Int'l (KSLC)
Destination airport:Granby-Grand County (KGNB)
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:
Debris of a crashed plane was found west of Meeker, Colorado. The plane apparently experienced an inflight breakup.
Witnesses reported hearing the plane's engine revving shortly before an explosion.
Small items, the planes wings, part of the propeller and one tire were located within a one-half mile search area, police said.

Sources:

https://www.9news.com/article/story/news/local/2016/01/15/plane-crashes-meeker/78840762/
https://www.gjsentinel.com/breaking/articles/wreckage-found-after-reported-plane-crash/
https://www.denverpost.com/2016/01/14/remains-of-one-person-found-at-site-of-plane-crash-near-meeker/
https://flightaware.com/live/flight/N2025D/history/20160114/2324Z/KSLC/KGNB
http://registry.faa.gov/aircraftinquiry/NNum_Results.aspx?NNumbertxt=N2025D
http://www.kjct8.com/content/news/365409641.html
https://www.gjsentinel.com/news/articles/pilot-dead-in-accident-near-meeker/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
15-Jan-2016 16:07 gerard57 Added
16-Jan-2016 04:20 Geno Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
17-Jan-2016 10:37 Iceman 29 Updated [Source, Narrative]
17-Jan-2016 18:00 Iceman 29 Updated [Source]
21-Dec-2016 19:30 ASN Update Bot Updated [Time, Damage, Category, Investigating agency]

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