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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 264460
Last updated: 23 June 2021
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Date:22-JUN-2021
Time:c. 13:25
Type:Silhouette image of generic P28B model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-28-235 Cherokee Charger
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: N15381
MSN: 28-7310040
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:near Big Bear City Airport (RBF/L35), Big Bear City, CA -   United States of America
Phase: Approach
Nature:Private
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Big Bear City Airport, CA (RBF/L35)
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:
The aircraft clipped trees, powerlines, and vacant lot terrain on final approach to Big Bear City Airport (RBF/L35), Big Bear City, California.
The airplane was partially consumed by the post-impact fire and the two occupants onboard were seriously injured.

Sources:

https://ktla.com/news/local-news/single-engine-plane-with-2-passengers-onboard-crashes-in-big-bear/
https://www.nbclosangeles.com/news/local/big-bear-plane-crash/2622523/
https://losangeles.cbslocal.com/2021/06/22/single-engine-plane-catches-fire-crash-big-bear-city-airport/
https://registry.faa.gov/AircraftInquiry/Search/NNumberResult?nNumberTxt=N15381

FAA
https://www.airport-data.com/images/aircraft/000/458/458925.jpg (photo)


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
23-Jun-2021 03:43 Geno Added
23-Jun-2021 06:40 gerard57 Updated [Damage]
23-Jun-2021 07:56 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Phase, Nature, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
23-Jun-2021 12:14 RobertMB Updated [Registration, Cn, Source]
23-Jun-2021 12:38 Captain Adam Updated [Source, Embed code, Narrative]

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