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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 244664
Last updated: 18 January 2021
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Date:03-NOV-2020
Time:17:54
Type:Silhouette image of generic J3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper J3C-65 Cub
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: N87715
C/n / msn: 15373
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:near Weslaco-Mid Valley Airport (TXW), TX -   United States of America
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Private
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
A Piper J3C-65 Cub, N6463H, and a Piper J3C-65 Cub, N87715, experienced an in-flight mid air collision and a subsequent impact with terrain near Weslaco-Mid Valley Airport (TXW), Texas.
Both airplanes were substantially damaged during the accident sequence and the sole pilot onboard on each aircraft received minor injuries.

Sources:

https://www.krgv.com/news/2-planes-crash-into-each-other-at-mid-valley-airport-on-tuesday/
https://www.google.com/amp/s/www.valleycentral.com/news/local-news/aircraft-collide-in-weslaco-pilots-transferred-to-hospital/amp/
https://www.asias.faa.gov/apex/f?p=100:95:::NO::P95_EVENT_LCL_DATE,P95_LOC_CITY_NAME,P95_REGIST_NBR:03-NOV-20,WESLACO,N87715


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
05-Nov-2020 12:10 Captain Adam Added
05-Nov-2020 14:34 RobertMB Updated [Date, Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Nature, Source, Narrative]
06-Nov-2020 06:44 Anon. Updated [Location, Narrative]
06-Nov-2020 21:18 Captain Adam Updated [Narrative]

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