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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 196194
Last updated: 24 August 2017
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Date:18-JUN-2017
Time:14:55
Type:Piper PA-16 Clipper
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: N5896H
C/n / msn: 16-514
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Substantial
Location:Palatka Municipal Airport (28J), Palatka, FL -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Nature:Private
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Palatka Muni (28J)
Narrative:
The aircraft experienced a loss of directional control and subsequent ground loop upon landing at Palatka Municipal Airport-Lt Kay Larkin Field (28J) in Palatka, Florida.
A strong gust of wind overturned the 1949 Piper PA-16 single engine airplane on its right side. After the aircraft overturned, it came to a final rest on its right side in the grass.
The tailwheel equipped airplane sustained substantial damage and the two occupants onboard received minor injuries.

Sources:

http://www.firstcoastnews.com/news/small-plane-runs-off-runway-at-palatka-municipal-airport/450085762
http://jacksonville.com/news/metro/public-safety/2017-06-18/small-plane-mishap-palatka-municipal-airport
http://www.wcjb.com/local-news/2017/06/small-plane-crash-palatka-airport
http://www.asias.faa.gov/pls/apex/f?p=100:95:15945379654094::NO::P95_EVENT_LCL_DATE,P95_LOC_CITY_NAME,P95_REGIST_NBR:18-JUN-17,PALATKA,N5896H
http://registry.faa.gov/aircraftinquiry/NNum_Results.aspx?NNumbertxt=5896H


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
18-Jun-2017 22:04 Geno Added
18-Jun-2017 22:39 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code]
19-Jun-2017 10:20 Iceman 29 Updated [Operator, Nature, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
19-Jun-2017 18:02 Geno Updated [Registration, Cn, Source]

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