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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 42154
Last updated: 5 December 2019
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Date:07-JAN-1984
Time:16:50
Type:Silhouette image of generic C152 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 152
Owner/operator:St Charles Flying Service
Registration: N5396P
C/n / msn: 15284936
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:St. Charles, MO -   United States of America
Phase: Approach
Nature:Private
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:
THE ACFT WAS PROGRESSING FROM A TOUCH-AND-GO LANDING WHEN IT COLLIDED WITH TRANSMISSION WIRES, 926 FT FROM THE RWY AT ABOUT 27 FT AGL. THE WEATHER WAS CONDUCIVE TO CARBURETOR ICING AND THE CARBURETOR HEAT CONTROL WAS FOUND PARTIALLY OPEN.SEVERAL GALLONS OF FUEL DRAINED FROM THE ACFT AFTER THE ACCIDENT. THE ACFT HEADING FOR AN OPEN FIELD WHEN IT CRASHED. CAUSE:

Sources:

NTSB: http://www.ntsb.gov/ntsb/brief.asp?ev_id=20001214X38635


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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