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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 8905
Last updated: 1 December 2019
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Date:27-AUG-1964
Time:09:17
Type:Silhouette image of generic C206 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna P206
Owner/operator:Cessna Aircraft Co Inc
Registration: N8464Z
C/n / msn: 205-0464
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Wichita Municipal Airport, Wichita, Kansas -   United States of America
Phase: Approach
Nature:Test
Departure airport:Wichita Municipal Airport, Wichita, Kansas (ICT/KICT)
Destination airport:Wichita Municipal Airport, Wichita, Kansas (ICT/KICT)
Narrative:
Written off (damaged beyond repair) August 27 1964 when hit by wake turbulence while on final approach to Wichita Municipal Airport, Wichita, Kansas. Both persons on board (pilot and one passenger) were killed. According to the NTSB report into the accident

"PROBABLE CAUSE(S)
MISCELLANEOUS - VORTEX TURBULENCE
PILOT IN COMMAND - EXERCISED POOR JUDGMENT
MISCELLANEOUS ACTS,CONDITIONS - POORLY PLANNED APPROACH
REMARKS- PILOT FAILED TO HEED CAUTIONS NOT TO FLY IN CLOSE PROXIMITY TO LARGE JETS IN THE LANDING PATTERN"

Sources:

1. NTSB Identification: Unknown at https://www.ntsb.gov/_layouts/ntsb.aviation/brief.aspx?ev_id=79515&key=0
2. FAA: http://registry.faa.gov/aircraftinquiry/NNum_Results.aspx?omni=Home-N-Number&nNumberTxt=8464Z
3. http://planecrashmap.com/plane/ks/N8464Z/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
25-Feb-2008 12:00 ASN archive Added
22-Dec-2016 22:57 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Cn, Operator, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
22-Dec-2016 22:57 Dr. John Smith Updated [Narrative]

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