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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 5750
Last updated: 10 January 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic C150 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 150
Owner/operator:Ky Flying Service
Registration: N4564U
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:5 km E of Louisville-Bowman Field, KY (LOU) -   United States of America
Phase: Unknown
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
After climbing out of Louisville, a Central American Airways DC-3 collided with Cessna 150 N4564U at 1800 feet. The Cessna crashed; the DC-3 returned with a shut down no. 1 engine.
PROBABLE CAUSE: "Failure of the pilots of both aircraft to see and avoid the other's aircraft and avoid collision. Failure of the pilots of both aircraft to follow standard traffic pattern procedures."



Revision history:

25-Feb-2008 12:00 ASN archive Added
02-Aug-2016 18:16 harro Updated [Operator, Location, Phase, Nature, Narrative]

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