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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 34585
Last updated: 9 April 2019
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Date:07-JAN-1984
Time:07:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic C207 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna T207A
Owner/operator:private
Registration: N73180
C/n / msn: 20700567
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Zolfo Springs, FL -   United States of America
Phase: Take off
Nature:Private
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Homestead, FL (X51)
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:
THE ACFT COLLIDED WITH TREES AND THE GROUND DURING TAKEOFF IN IMC WEATHER. THE VISIBILITY WAS ZERO DUE TO GROUND FOG. THERE WERE NO KNOWN WITNESSES TO THE ACCIDENT BUT THERE WAS EVIDENCE OF A COLLISION WITH A 60 FT HIGH TREE AT THE END OF THE 3000 FT RWY. IT WAS NOT DETERMINED WHETHER THE PLT USED ALL OF THE RWY. AFTER THE COLLISION WITH THE TREE THE ACFT HIT THE GROUND IN A LEFT BANK AND CARTWHEELED. CAUSE:

Sources:

NTSB: https://www.ntsb.gov/ntsb/brief.asp?ev_id=20001214X38622


Revision history:

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