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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 197018
Last updated: 19 August 2017
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Date:27-JUL-2017
Time:08:00 p.m.
Type:Aerofab Lake LA-4-250
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: N1400P
C/n / msn: 3
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Substantial
Location:Lake Winnebago, Oshkosh, WI -   United States of America
Phase: Take off
Nature:Private
Departure airport:EAA Seaplane Base (96WI)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The seaplane crashed shortly during a takeoff attempt in rough water conditions. Two occupants were seriously injured, and one occupant onboard the amphibian received minor injuries. One first responder received minor injuries. One of the seriously injured passengers later succumbed to the injuries received. A second person later died from the injuries sustained in the crash.

Sources:

www.whbl.com
http://www.wbay.com/content/news/Seaplane-rescue-on-Lake-Winnebago-437082213.html
http://www.postcrescent.com/story/news/local/oshkosh/airventure/2017/07/28/eaa-spokesman-airplane-crashed-after-hitting-large-wave-lake-winnebago/519588001/?from=global&sessionKey=&autologin=
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http://www.asias.faa.gov/pls/apex/f?p=100:95:733652478614::NO::P95_EVENT_LCL_DATE,P95_LOC_CITY_NAME,P95_REGIST_NBR:28-JUL-17,OSHKOSH,N1400P
http://registry.faa.gov/aircraftinquiry/NNum_Results.aspx?NNumbertxt=N1400P
https://abpic.co.uk/pictures/view/1463823
http://www.postcrescent.com/story/news/local/oshkosh/airventure/2017/08/03/seaplane-crash-lake-winnebago-claims-second-victim/538111001/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
28-Jul-2017 11:47 gerard57 Added
28-Jul-2017 17:20 Geno Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
29-Jul-2017 04:25 Geno Updated [Total occupants, Source, Damage, Narrative]
29-Jul-2017 07:07 Iceman 29 Updated [Source, Embed code]
05-Aug-2017 09:53 107.77.207.156 Updated [Total occupants, Embed code]
07-Aug-2017 08:07 gerard57 Updated [Total occupants, Source, Embed code, Narrative]

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