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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 37999
Last updated: 5 January 2020
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Date:20-NOV-1982
Time:18:17
Type:Cessna 411
Owner/operator:
Registration: N544JW *
C/n / msn: 411-0039
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Aiken, SC -   United States of America
Phase: Approach
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Oxford, MS (KUOX)
Destination airport:Aiken, SC (C)
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:
* REG: Correct Reg might have been N7339U according to FAA register, even if NTSB quotes N544JW. At some point there had been a change of Reg between those two.
See FAA-link below.

THE PLT REQUESTED AN INSTRUMENT APPROACH TO THE airport & ADVISED APPROACH CONTROL (A/C) THAT HE DID NOT HAVE AN APPROACH PLATE FOR THE ARPT. A/C CLEARED THE ACFT FOR A NDB APPROACH TO RWY 24 & READ THE APPROACH INFORMATION TO THE PLT. WHEN THE PLT REPORTED PROCEDURE TURN INBOUND A/C ADVISED THE PLT HE WAS APPROX 4 MI SOUTH OF THE FINAL APPROACH COURSE & GAVE HIM A NEW HEADING TO CORRECT BACK TO THE ARPT. RADAR CONTACT WAS THEN LOST OVER THE airport BUT REAPPEARED APPROX 1/2 MI WEST OF THE airport & APPEARED TO BE MAKING A TURN BACK TO THE ARPT. THE WRECKAGE WAS FOUND ABOUT 4 MI WEST OF THE ARPT.... CAUSE:

Sources:

NTSB: https://www.ntsb.gov/ntsb/brief.asp?ev_id=20020917X04303
- http://registry.faa.gov/aircraftinquiry/NNum_Results.aspx?NNumbertxt=7339U


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
24-Oct-2008 10:30 ASN archive Added
11-Jun-2013 20:31 Uli Elch Updated [Registration, Departure airport]
11-Jun-2013 20:39 Uli Elch Updated [Source, Narrative]

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