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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 41934
Last updated: 19 October 2019
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Date:31-MAY-1982
Time:13:45
Type:Silhouette image of generic C172 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 172N
Owner/operator:Rocky Mountain Flying Club
Registration: N5380D
C/n / msn: 17272555
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 5
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:Orem, UT -   United States of America
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Orem, UT
Destination airport:Orem, UT
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:
PRIOR TO THE ACCIDENT, THE STUDENT PILOT WAS OBSERVED PERFORMING POWER-ON STALLS AT LOW ALTITUDE WITH PASSENGERS ON BOARD. THE STALLS WERE BEING MADE TOWARD RAPIDLY RISING TERRAIN IN A MOUNTAINOUS AREA. AFTER THE LAST RECOVERY, THE AIRCRAFT WAS OBSERVED TURNING WHEN IT STALLED AGAIN AND COLLIDED WITH A MOUNTAINSIDE. NO PREIMPACT/MECHANICAL FAILURES OR MALFUNCTIONS WERE FOUND. CAUSE:

Sources:

NTSB: http://www.ntsb.gov/ntsb/brief.asp?ev_id=20020917X03206


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
24-Oct-2008 10:30 ASN archive Added
21-Dec-2016 19:24 ASN Update Bot Updated [Time, Damage, Category, Investigating agency]

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