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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 244535
Last updated: 25 November 2020
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Date:30-OCT-2020
Time:c. 19:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic C172 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 172M Skyhawk
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: N124TW
C/n / msn: 17265696
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:North of Billings Logan International Airport (BIL/KBIL), MT -   United States of America
Phase: Approach
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Near Greybull, WY
Destination airport:Billings-Logan International Airport, MT (BIL/KBIL)
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:
The aircraft impacted wooded terrain near Billings Logan International Airport (BIL/KBIL), Montana. The airplane was destroyed and the sole 74 year old pilot onboard along with his dog were fatally injured.

It appears the pilots medical expired in 01/2019

FAA: Medical Information:
Medical Class: Third Medical Date: 1/2018
MUST WEAR CORRECTIVE LENSES FOR DISTANT VISION AND HAVE GLASSES FOR NEAR VISION.
NOT VALID FOR ANY CLASS AFTER 01/31/2019.
Basic Med Course Date: 11/26/2018 Basic Med CMEC Date: 11/22/2018

Sources:

https://www.newsbreak.com/montana/billings/news/2093339423240/small-plane-crashes-north-of-billings-airport-friday-night
https://www.ktvq.com/news/local-news/small-plane-crashes-near-billings-airport
https://flightaware.com/live/flight/N124TW/history/20201030/2321Z
http://archive-server.liveatc.net/kbil/KBIL-Twr-Oct-31-2020-0100Z.mp3 (Starts right at 0100Z)


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
31-Oct-2020 07:53 gerard57 Added
31-Oct-2020 08:07 gerard57 Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Source, Damage, Narrative]
31-Oct-2020 08:19 gerard57 Updated [Time, Source]
31-Oct-2020 09:09 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Location, Phase, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
31-Oct-2020 17:04 Anon. Updated [Registration, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
31-Oct-2020 21:14 Captain Adam Updated [Narrative]
08-Nov-2020 08:03 Anon. Updated [Narrative]

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