Accident Piper PA-28-140 Cherokee N7470R, 24 Jan 2023
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 306190
 
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Date:24-JAN-2023
Time:c. 16:11 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic P28A model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Piper PA-28-140 Cherokee
Owner/operator:Spalding Mill Aircraft LLC
Registration: N7470R
MSN: 28-22135
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:I-985 Northbound, near Buford, GA -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Lawrenceville-Gwinnett County Briscoe Field, GA (LZU/KLZU)
Destination airport:Lawrenceville-Gwinnett County Briscoe Field, GA (LZU/KLZU)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
Following a loss of engine power, a Piper PA-28-140 Cherokee force landed on I-985 Northbound, near Buford, Georgia. The aircraft received substantial damage to its right wing and the nosewheel collapsed.
The two occupants onboard were not injured.

Sources:

https://www.fox5atlanta.com/news/small-plane-emergency-landing-interstate-gwinnett-county
https://www.wsbtv.com/news/local/gwinnett-county/plane-makes-emergency-landing-i-985-gwinnett-county/NTD6SA7YUBEGDEGKDAXPK7K64Y/
https://www.atlantanewsfirst.com/2023/01/24/report-plane-i-985-woodward-mill-road/

https://registry.faa.gov/AircraftInquiry/Search/NNumberResult?nNumberTxt=7470R
https://globe.adsbexchange.com/?icao=aa0ef3&lat=34.069&lon=-84.026&zoom=13.0&showTrace=2023-01-24&leg=2
https://flightaware.com/live/flight/N7470R

https://www.airport-data.com/aircraft/photo/000745302.html (photo)

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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
24-Jan-2023 22:27 Captain Adam Added
25-Jan-2023 01:26 johnwg Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Destination airport, Source, Narrative, Category]
25-Jan-2023 09:46 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Location, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
25-Jan-2023 16:30 johnwg Updated [Aircraft type, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
25-Jan-2023 18:03 vasilf Updated [Location, Embed code, Narrative]

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