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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 234727
Last updated: 23 April 2020
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Date:03-APR-2020
Time:c. 19:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic CH7A model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Champion Aeronca 7FC Tri-Traveler
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: N3JZ
C/n / msn: 7FC-212
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Albert J Lindberg Airport (5Y1), Hessel, MI -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Albert J Lindberg Airport, MI (5Y1)
Narrative:
The aircraft experienced a loss of directional control and subsequent runway excursion upon landing in crosswind conditions at Albert J Lindberg Airport (5Y1), Hessel, Michigan. The airplane came to rest inverted, sustaining substantial damage, and the sole pilot onboard was not injured.

Sources:

https://upnorthlive.com/news/local/gallery/plane-crash-under-investigation-at-mackinac-county-airport
https://www.9and10news.com/2020/04/03/plane-crashes-in-mackinac-county-due-to-cross-winds/
FAA
https://registry.faa.gov/aircraftinquiry/NNum_Results.aspx?NNumbertxt=3JZ


Revision history:

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