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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 245856
Last updated: 6 July 2021
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Date:19-DEC-2020
Time:14:34
Type:Silhouette image of generic SONX model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Sonex Aircraft Sonex
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: N935EK
MSN: 1617
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:near Fort Worth Spinks Airport (FWS/KFWS), Fort Worth, TX -   United States of America
Phase: Approach
Nature:Test
Departure airport:Fort Worth Spinks Airport, TX (KFWS)
Destination airport:Fort Worth Spinks Airport, TX (KFWS)
Narrative:
The aircraft, an experimental Earl L Kirkpatrick built Sonex, impacted parking lot terrain while on approach to land at Fort Worth Spinks Airport (FWS/KFWS), Fort Worth, Texas. The tailwheel equipped airplane came to rest inverted, sustaining substantial damage, and the sole pilot onboard received fatal injuries.

Sources:

https://www.wfaa.com/article/news/local/1-dead-1-injured-following-small-plane-crash-in-burleson-officials-say/287-0f1bce83-fc19-45b0-90da-fddd5e27ebf5
https://www.fox4news.com/news/pilot-dies-in-plane-crash-in-burleson
https://flightaware.com/live/flight/N935EK
https://registry.faa.gov/aircraftinquiry/Search/NNumberResult


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
20-Dec-2020 02:50 Geno Added
20-Dec-2020 02:52 Geno Updated [Aircraft type, Location]
20-Dec-2020 09:49 Anon. Updated [Nature]

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