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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 228871
Last updated: 12 September 2019
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Date:10-SEP-2019
Time:c. 08:45
Type:Silhouette image of generic ERCO model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Ercoupe 415-C
Owner/operator:Desert Aeroclub LLC
Registration: N3816H
C/n / msn: 4517
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Ak-Chin Regional Airport (A39), Maricopa, AZ -   United States of America
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Training
Departure airport:Ak-Chin Regional Airport, AZ (A39)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
An Ercoupe 415-C impacted a hangar structure shortly after takeoff from Ak-Chin Regional Airport (A39), Maricopa, Arizona.
The aircraft was destroyed and the two occupants onboard, an instructor and a student pilot, received serious injures.

Sources:

https://www.fox10phoenix.com/news/fd-small-plane-crashes-into-building-at-ak-chin-regional-airport-near-maricopa-2-injured
https://eu.azcentral.com/story/news/local/pinal-breaking/2019/09/10/small-plane-crashes-into-ak-chin-airport-building-near-maricopa/2275432001/
https://www.azfamily.com/news/plane-crashes-into-building-at-ak-chin-regional-airport-near/article_65884b92-d3e8-11e9-9fbf-3b2f849c216e.html
https://registry.faa.gov/AircraftInquiry/NNum_Results.aspx?NNumbertxt=3816H
https://www.google.com/imgres?imgurl=https://bloximages.chicago2.vip.townnews.com/pinalcentral.com/content/tncms/assets/v3/editorial/3/94/39441f9a-b0f8-5aea-938f-bd1ee8ebab4c/5d77e60b9d53f.image.jpg&imgrefurl=https://www.pinalcentral.com/breaking/small-plane-crashes-into-building-at-ak-chin-airport/article_edbc7137-636e-520f-ba41-987711dab8cf.html&tbnid=tmFuXplPZY8l_M&vet=1&docid=1nV8oDlxifEbVM&w=1168&h=1775&itg=1&q=plane+crashes+at+ak+chin&hl=en-US&source=sh/x/im
http://desertaeroclub.com/assets/aircaft/EC_O1.JPG (photo)


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
10-Sep-2019 18:02 Geno Added
10-Sep-2019 19:20 luxskater Updated [Registration, Cn, Source]
10-Sep-2019 19:59 harro Updated [Operator, Total occupants, Embed code, Narrative]
10-Sep-2019 20:46 Geno Updated [Source, Embed code]
10-Sep-2019 21:54 RobertMB Updated [Time, Operator, Phase, Nature, Source, Damage, Narrative]
11-Sep-2019 21:22 Dr. John Smith Updated [Source]
11-Sep-2019 21:23 Dr. John Smith Updated [Source]
11-Sep-2019 22:21 Captain Adam Updated [Narrative]
12-Sep-2019 10:26 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code]
12-Sep-2019 10:34 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code]

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