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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 214054
Last updated: 16 April 2019
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Time:c. 10:45 LT
Type:Extra EA-400
Owner/operator:Jeremiah 29:11
Registration: N13EP
C/n / msn: 10
Fatalities:Fatalities: 5 / Occupants: 5
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Ponca City, N of Oklahoma City, OK -   United States of America
Phase: Initial climb
Departure airport:Ponca City Rgn’l (KPNC)
Destination airport:Independence, KS (IDP)
The aircraft crashed shortly after take-off from Ponca City Regional Airport. There was a post impact-fire. The 5 occupants died (3 adults and 2 children).

NTSB preliminary report:

On August 4, 2018, about 1045 central daylight time, a Extra EA-400 airplane, N13EP, impacted terrain near Ponca City, Oklahoma. The private rated pilot and 4 passengers were all fatally injured and the airplane was destroyed. The airplane was registered to Jeremiah 29:11 Inc., Independence, Kansas, and operated by a private individual under the provisions of Title 14 Code of Federal Regulations Part 91 as a personal flight.

Visual meteorological conditions prevailed for the flight which operated without a flight plan. The flight originated from the
Ponca City Municipal Airport (KPNC), Ponca City, Oklahoma, and was en route to Independence, Kansas.

A witness saw the airplane depart KPNC on runway 17. He reported that the airplane was slow to climb as it departed to the south. He watched the airplane turn right and fly to the north. Another eyewitness reported the airplane impacted a soy bean field and a post impact fire ensued. All major airplane components were found at the accident site.

The airplane was retained for further examination.




Revision history:

04-Aug-2018 19:13 Iceman 29 Added
04-Aug-2018 19:16 Iceman 29 Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Source, Narrative]
04-Aug-2018 19:24 Iceman 29 Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Source, Narrative]
04-Aug-2018 20:42 Geno Updated [Time, Location, Nature, Departure airport, Source]
05-Aug-2018 05:07 gerard57 Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Source, Narrative]
05-Aug-2018 06:06 Iceman 29 Updated [Source, Embed code, Narrative]
05-Aug-2018 14:39 Aerossurance Updated [Embed code, Narrative]
05-Aug-2018 14:44 Aerossurance Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Embed code]
06-Aug-2018 05:15 RobertMB Updated [Source, Embed code]
06-Aug-2018 10:07 RobertMB Updated [Registration, Cn, Source]
07-Aug-2018 20:30 Aerossurance Updated [Source]
14-Aug-2018 15:41 Iceman 29 Updated [Destination airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
14-Aug-2018 15:43 Iceman 29 Updated [Operator, Embed code]

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