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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 236705
Last updated: 5 June 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic C172 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 172R Skyhawk II
Owner/operator:Hillsboro Aero Academy LLC
Registration: N478ER
C/n / msn: 17280623
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:North Las Vegas Airport (VGT/KVGT), Las Vegas, NV -   United States of America
Phase: Take off
Departure airport:Las Vegas-North Air Terminal, NV (VGT/KVGT)
Destination airport:
The aircraft experienced a loss of directional control and a subsequent tail strike on the runway immediately after a takeoff attempt at North Las Vegas Airport (VGT/KVGT), Las Vegas, Nevada.
The airplane sustained substantial damage and the two people onboard were not injured.


FAA (photo)

Revision history:

05-Jun-2020 07:26 Captain Adam Added

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