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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 38812
Last updated: 31 January 2020
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Date:30-AUG-1987
Time:08:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic BE35 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Beechcraft B35 Bonanza
Owner/operator:private
Registration: N700T
C/n / msn: D-5916
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:Martinsville, IN -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Martinsville, IN (6I9)
Destination airport:Rough River, KY (213)
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:
SHORTLY AFTER TAKEOFF AN ENGINE FAILURE OCCURRED. THE AIRCRAFT STALLED AND SPUN TO THE GROUND WHEN THE PILOT TRIED TO RETURN TO THE AIRPORT. THE FUEL SELECTOR WAS POSITIONED ON THE ALMOST EMPTY AUXILIARY TANK (MEANT FOR USE IN LEVEL FLIGHT ONLY). CAUSE:

Sources:

NTSB: https://www.ntsb.gov/ntsb/brief.asp?ev_id=20001213X31744


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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