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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 228140
Last updated: 12 August 2019
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Type:Silhouette image of generic BALL model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Head Balloons, Inc. AX9-118
Registration: N2027S
C/n / msn: 430
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Sacramento County, Galt, CA -   United States of America
Phase: Standing
Departure airport:8899 Orr Road, Galt, CA
Destination airport:
The stationary Head Balloons, Inc, experienced a tether release and onboard fire at the Hot Air Balloon Festival in Galt, California.
The balloon sustained substantial damage and the sole pilot onboard received minor injuries during the incident.


Revision history:

12-Aug-2019 16:25 Geno Added
12-Aug-2019 18:16 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Source, Damage, Narrative]

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