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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 193603
Last updated: 13 September 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic HUSK model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Aviat A-1C-200 Husky
Owner/operator:GBH Aviation
Registration: N89HU
MSN: 3077
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Orange County-John Wayne Airport, Santa Ana, CA (KSNA) -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:Santa Monica Airport, CA (SMO/KSMO)
Destination airport:Orange County-John Wayne Airport, CA (KSNA)
An Aviat A-1C Husky, flown by actor Harrison Ford, was involved in an incident during landing at Orange County-John Wayne Airport, California.
The pilot had been cleared to land on runway 20L but touched down on the parallel taxiway C instead. On final approach the aircraft passed over American Airlines flight AA1456 that was taxiing on taxiway L for takeoff on a flight to Dallas, Texas.
Flight AA1456 was a Boeing 737-800, N959NN, with 110 passengers and a six crew members on board.

Flight tracking website Flightradar24 shows a calibrated altitude of 125 feet as the aircraft overflew taxiway L.




Google Earth view of the final approach to taxiway C, about 600 meters short of the runway 22L threshold and at a height of 300 feet (precise altitude of the incident flight at that point is unkown)

Revision history:

15-Feb-2017 08:02 reddevil Added
15-Feb-2017 08:05 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Location, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
15-Feb-2017 08:38 harro Updated [Time, Nature, Departure airport, Narrative, Photo, ]
15-Feb-2017 08:41 harro Updated [Narrative]
15-Feb-2017 08:50 harro Updated [Time, Narrative, Photo, ]
15-Feb-2017 09:11 harro Updated [Registration, Photo, ]
15-Feb-2017 09:17 harro Updated [Time]
15-Feb-2017 16:08 Geno Updated [Location, Source]
22-Feb-2017 14:52 harro Updated [Embed code]
26-Mar-2017 07:44 Anon. Updated [Narrative]
15-May-2017 19:57 harro Updated [Embed code, Narrative]

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