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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 42533
Last updated: 7 April 2019
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Date:08-SEP-1984
Time:10:54
Type:Silhouette image of generic BL8 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bellanca 8GCBC Scout
Owner/operator:Kearsarge Soaring Association
Registration: N86859
C/n / msn: 7/74
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Wilmot, NH -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:New London, NH
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:
WITNESSES SAW A RT WING SECTION SEPARATE WHEN THE ACFT WAS IN A LOOP. THE ACFT DESCENDED AND CRASHED AFTERWARDS. THE INVESTIGATION DISCLOSED THE PILOT HAD PREVIOUS AEROBATIC EXPERIENCE IN GLIDERS. NO RECORDS WERE DISCLOSED REVEALING PILOT FLIGHT TIME IN POWERED ACFT. THE ACFT WAS PLACARDED FOR NO LOOPS. THE ACFT WAS NOT AEROBATIC CERTIFIED. CAUSE:

Sources:

NTSB: http://www.ntsb.gov/ntsb/brief.asp?ev_id=20001214X41185

Safety recommendations:

Safety recommendation A-85-20 issued 7 March 1985 by NTSB to FAA
Safety recommendation A-85-21 issued 7 March 1985 by NTSB to FAA
Safety recommendation A-85-22 issued 7 March 1985 by NTSB to FAA


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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