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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 40365
Last updated: 17 May 2019
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Date:08-JAN-1985
Time:17:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic J3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper J3C-65
Owner/operator:Roy Paul
Registration: N1474N
C/n / msn: 23140
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:Ferriday, LA -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Ferriday, LA (0R8)
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:
ACFT WAS OBSERVED IN SLOW FLT APRX 40 FT AGL JUST ABOVE STALL SPEED WITH THE ENG OPERATING SMOOTHLY. THE ACFT THEN STALLED AND IMPACTED IN AN APRX 90 DEG NOSE DOWN ATTITUDE. THE PLT WAS FLYING FROM THE FRONT SEAT. THE ACFT WAS NOT EQUIPPED WITH SHOULDER HARNESSES. CAUSE:

Sources:

NTSB: https://www.ntsb.gov/ntsb/brief.asp?ev_id=20001214X35515


Images:

Photo of N1474N courtesy AirHistory.net


Lakeland - Linder Regional (KLAL / LAL)
5 April 2016; (c) Mick Bajcar

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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