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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 196728
Last updated: 22 July 2017
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Date:16-JUL-2017
Time:20:00
Type:Aeroprakt A-20 Vista Cruiser
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: N55US
C/n / msn: 047
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Substantial
Location:NE of Brookhaven Airport (KHWV), Shirley, NY -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Nature:Training
Departure airport:Brookhaven (WSH/KHWV)
Destination airport:Brookhaven (WSH/KHWV)
Narrative:
Following a loss of engine power while practicing touch-and-go landings, the aircraft force landed to wooded terrain northeast of Brookhaven Airport (KHWV) in Shirley, New York. The airplane sustained substantial damage and the sole pilot onboard was not injured.

Sources:

http://nypost.com/2017/07/17/this-pilot-is-all-smiles-after-surviving-plane-crash/
https://www.google.com/maps/place/Moriches-Middle+Island+Road,+Mastic,+NY+11950/@40.8337636,-72.8577275,17z/data=!3m1!1e3!4m2!3m1!1s0x89e844d42999d815:0xde74e8076dd2503f?hl=en-us
http://www.asias.faa.gov/pls/apex/f?p=100:96:5062679509296::::P96_ENTRY_DATE,P96_MAKE_NAME,P96_FATAL_FLG:17-JUL-17,AEROPRAKT
http://registry.faa.gov/aircraftinquiry/NNum_Results.aspx?NNumbertxt=N55US
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aeroprakt_A-20_Vista

https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Brookhaven_Airport


Revision history:

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17-Jul-2017 18:14 Geno Added

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