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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 240559
Last updated: 28 August 2020
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Date:27-AUG-2020
Time:14:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic PA18 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-18-150 Super Cub
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: N7498L
C/n / msn: 18-7609017
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:2
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Fairbanks-Chena Marina Floatpond, AK (AK28) -   United States of America
Phase: Take off
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Fairbanks-Chena Marina Floatpond, AK (AK28)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
A Cessna A185F Skywagon (N714KH) and a Piper PA-18-150 Super Cub (N7498L) crashed following a mid-air collision. Two occupants of the Cessna plane died in the crash. A third occupant and the pilot of the Super Cub were seriously injured.
The Cessna impacted the gravel strip at Fairbanks-Chena Marina Floatpond and burst into flames.
At the time of the accident the Cessna was landing and the Super Cub was taking off.

Sources:

https://mustreadalaska.com/plane-crash-kills-two-in-fairbanks/
https://www.alaskapublic.org/2020/08/27/2-fatalities-reported-in-plane-collision-in-fairbanks/
http://www.newsminer.com/news/local_news/2-dead-2-injured-in-plane-collision-at-chena-marina-airport/article_1fb71c74-e8c3-11ea-9613-df960113fa5d.html
https://www.webcenterfairbanks.com/2020/08/27/planes-collide-at-private-fairbanks-airfield-injuries-reported
FAA

https://www.airport-data.com/images/aircraft/001/128/001128624.jpg (photo)


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
28-Aug-2020 06:28 gerard57 Added
28-Aug-2020 06:29 gerard57 Updated [Narrative]
28-Aug-2020 06:31 gerard57 Updated [Aircraft type, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Source]
28-Aug-2020 06:32 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Phase, Source, Narrative]
28-Aug-2020 06:41 harro Updated [Source, Narrative]
28-Aug-2020 07:08 Aerossurance Updated [Source, Embed code]
28-Aug-2020 17:20 harro Updated [Registration, Cn, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
28-Aug-2020 17:24 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Source]

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