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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 67829
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Date:08-AUG-2009
Time:3:30 pm
Type:Silhouette image of generic P28A model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-28-140 Cherokee
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: N6690W
C/n / msn: 28-20797
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Long Island Sound, New York -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Block Island
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The aircraft´s engine failed at 4000 feet. The pilot(77)ditched the aircraft in the sea near Duck Island. The pilot was not injured. The aircraft will probably be written off.

Sources:

http://web.archive.org/web/20090811001454/http://www.courant.com:80/community/westbrook/hc-copdigbrf0809.art4aug09,0,7847354.story


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
09-Aug-2009 08:55 slowkid Added
10-Aug-2009 08:52 Anon. Updated

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