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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 37865
Last updated: 16 December 2019
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Date:01-SEP-1987
Time:11:35
Type:Silhouette image of generic BE35 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Beechcraft V35B Bonanza
Owner/operator:Thinel
Registration: N6591S
C/n / msn: D-9844
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Hilton Head, SC -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Executive
Departure airport:Tampa, FL (X16)
Destination airport:Charleston, SC (CHS)
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:
PIC SAID HE HAD WX BRIEF. NOTED TSTMS over ATLANTIC & FOG AT ARPT. STATED HE WOULD HOLD over OCEAN UNTIL airport CLR. ACFT TRACK ON RADAR WAS INTO AREA OF TSTMS over OCEAN FOLLOWED BY MODE C ALTITUDE DEVIATIONS AND LOSS OF RADAR CONTACT. ACFT RECOVERED FROM OCEAN. EXAMINATION SHOWED DOWNWARD BENDING OF STABILIZERS AND TENSION SEPARATION OF BULKHEAD WHERE STABILIZERS ATTACH BUT NO IN-FLIGHT SEPARATION OF AIRFRAME. ACFT WAS MODIFIED WITH BEECH STABILIZER ROOT REINFORCEMENT KIT. CAUSE:

Sources:

NTSB: https://www.ntsb.gov/ntsb/brief.asp?ev_id=20001213X31997


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
24-Oct-2008 10:30 ASN archive Added
21-Dec-2016 19:23 ASN Update Bot Updated [Time, Damage, Category, Investigating agency]

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