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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 41403
Last updated: 28 April 2019
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Date:01-JAN-1989
Time:17:58
Type:Silhouette image of generic C210 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna T210N
Owner/operator:private
Registration: N2305U
C/n / msn: 210647778
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Springfield, IL -   United States of America
Phase: Approach
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Garden City, KS (GCK)
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:
EXECUTED MISSED APPROACH FROM FIRST ILS APPROACH. WHILE RECEIVING VECTORS FOR SECOND APPROACH, PILOT ADVISED PEORIA, QUINCY & ST. LOUIS WERE STILL ABOVE MINIMUMS. PILOT REPLIED 'I DON'T WANT TO SPEND THE NIGHT IN QUINCY'. DURING SECOND APPROACH CRASHED 2000 FT SHORT OF RUNWAY. CEILING & VISIBILITY ZERO. CAUSE: THE PILOT'S IMPROPER IFR PROCEDURE DURING AN ILS APPROACH IN BELOW MINIMUM CONDITIONS, AND THE PILOT'S FAILURE TO PROCEED TO AN ALTERNATE DESTINATION. CONTRIBUTING FACTORS WERE THE ADVERSE WEATHER CONDITIONS.

Sources:

NTSB: http://www.ntsb.gov/ntsb/brief.asp?ev_id=20001213X27551


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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