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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 239802
Last updated: 23 September 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic EVSS model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Evektor-Aerotechnik SportStar Max
Owner/operator:Light Sport Aviation LLC
Registration: N644SB
C/n / msn: 2006 0702
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:North Las Vegas Airport (VGT/KVGT), Las Vegas, NV -   United States of America
Phase: Taxi
Departure airport:Las Vegas, NV (VGT)
Destination airport:Las Vegas, NV (VGT)
Investigating agency: NTSB
The solo student pilot reported that during the landing roll, she was not ready to turn off the runway when the tower controller instructed her to exit the runway at taxiway "C". The pilot tried to follow the controller's instruction and made a turn at the taxiway. During the turn, the left wing was substantially damaged when it struck a taxiway sign.
The pilot reported that there were no mechanical failures or malfunctions with the airplane that would have precluded normal operation.




Revision history:

11-Aug-2020 04:43 Geno Added
11-Aug-2020 07:45 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type]
04-Sep-2020 18:45 skeeedaddy Updated [Phase, Nature, Damage, Narrative]
23-Sep-2020 12:01 ASN Update Bot Updated [Time, Cn, Operator, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative, Accident report]

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