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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 240173
Last updated: 16 September 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic P28A model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-28-140 Cherokee
Owner/operator:Trail Of 140 Tears LLC
Registration: N317LB
C/n / msn: 28-26935
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Wheatland County Airport at Harlowton (HWQ/KHWQ), (Harlowton, MT -   United States of America
Phase: Take off
Departure airport:Harlowton Airport, MT (KHWQ)
Destination airport:White Sulfur Sp, MT (7S6)
Investigating agency: NTSB
On August 14, 2020, about 1235 mountain daylight time, a Piper, PA-28-140, N317LB, was substantially damaged when it was involved in an accident near Harlowton, Montana. The pilot and three passengers sustained minor injuries. The airplane was operated as a Title 14 Code of Federal Regulations Part 91 personal flight.
According to the pilot, he selected runway 27 and performed a short-field takeoff at the airplane's maximum gross weight. About 77 miles per hour (MPH), "I rotated and we began to climb before reaching the end of the runway." He recalled that moments later, the airspeed decreased, and the airplane descended. The airplane touched down and nosed over on the grass surface of a pasture about one mile west of the airport. The airplane sustained substantial damage to the left wing and the fuselage.




Revision history:

18-Aug-2020 03:53 Geno Added
18-Aug-2020 14:36 Geno Updated [Source]
16-Sep-2020 08:30 ASN Update Bot Updated [Time, Operator, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative, Accident report]
16-Sep-2020 08:32 ASN Update Bot Updated [Source, Narrative]
16-Sep-2020 08:38 harro Updated [Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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