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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 38517
Last updated: 2 January 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic C182 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 182E
Owner/operator:Cessna Aircraft Owners, Inc.
Registration: N2899Y
C/n / msn: 18253899
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Menominee Falls, WI -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:East Troy, WI (57C)
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: NTSB
The aircraft was being flown to the Aero Park Airport in Menominee Falls, Wisconsin, after having been used for parachute activity at the East Troy Municipal airport. The aircraft collided with power lines 110 feet above the ground and subsequently impacted the ground 0.25 statute miles east-northeast of the approach end of runway 23. Weather at the time of the accident was reported as winds 280 at 14 knots, 10 statute miles visibility, and clear skies. The aircraft was examined and no anomalies were found that could be associated with a preexisting condition.

Probable Cause: the pilots failure to maintain adequate clearance. A factor was the static wire.



Revision history:

24-Oct-2008 10:30 ASN archive Added
21-Dec-2016 19:23 ASN Update Bot Updated [Time, Damage, Category, Investigating agency]
14-Dec-2017 08:40 ASN Update Bot Updated [Operator, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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