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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 237450
Last updated: 4 January 2021
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Time:c. 03:00 Loc
Type:Silhouette image of generic P32R model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-32R-301T Saratoga II TC
Registration: N315AM
C/n / msn: 3257439
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Zavalla, Angelina County, TX -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:David Wayne Hooks (DWH) TOMBALL, TX
Destination airport:Private Strip, Zavalla, TX
The aircraft impacted trees and terrain while on approach to a private airstrip in Zavalla, Angelina County, Texas. The airplane sustained unreported damage and the sole pilot onboard received fatal injures. Preliminary information shows that a Piper aircraft left from Tomball at about 2 a.m. on Saturday and headed to Zavalla. The distance between Tomball and Zavalla is about 130 mi.
Emergency personnel did not find the crash site until 12:30 p.m. Saturday.




Revision history:

27-Jun-2020 21:35 Captain Adam Added
29-Jun-2020 05:42 Anon. Updated [Time, Registration, Cn, Location, Phase, Destination airport, Source, Embed code, Damage]
29-Jun-2020 05:42 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Destination airport, Source]
29-Jun-2020 14:26 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Nature]
29-Jun-2020 15:46 Aerossurance Updated [Location, Destination airport]
29-Jun-2020 19:26 Anon. Updated [Time, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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