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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 253773
Last updated: 24 May 2021
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Date:21-APR-2021
Time:22:13 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic VALI model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Consolidated Vultee BT-13A Valiant
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: N53331
MSN: 1491
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:Grove Field Airport (1W1), Camas, WA -   United States of America
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Training
Departure airport:Grove Field Airport, WA (1W1)
Destination airport:Grove Field Airport, WA (1W1)
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:
The aircraft experienced an apparent aerodynamic stall and a subsequent impact with a hangar structure while practicing touch and goes at Grove Field Airport (1W1), Camas, Washington.
The vintage airplane sustained substantial damage and one of the two occupants onboard was fatally injured. The second occupant onboard received unspecified injuries.

ex NC53331, USAAF: 41-1381

Sources:

https://www.kgw.com/article/news/local/small-plane-crashes-at-airport-near-camas/283-fb2e58e2-7f79-4019-9195-8d7a722269aa
https://www.koin.com/news/washington/small-plane-crash-grove-field-near-camas/
https://www.camaspostrecord.com/news/2021/apr/21/plane-crash-reported-at-grove-field/
https://flightaware.com/live/flight/N53331
FAA

http://2.bp.blogspot.com/-IRsOafWLhnw/VcU4y73C6pI/AAAAAAAAHRw/aKbGzXH3Vmw/s1600/DSC_1001.JPG (photo)

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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
22-Apr-2021 02:47 Captain Adam Added
22-Apr-2021 09:04 A.J.Scholten Updated [Cn, Source]
22-Apr-2021 17:41 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Location, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
24-Apr-2021 01:59 Captain Adam Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Embed code, Narrative]

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