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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 215090
Last updated: 25 September 2018
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Date:04-SEP-2018
Time:11:10 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic M20P model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Mooney M20J 201
Owner/operator:Angel Flight West
Registration: N701JM
C/n / msn: 24-3281
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:SE of Palo Alto Airport (KPAO), Palo Alto, CA -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Nature:Passenger
Departure airport:Redding, CA
Destination airport:Palo Alto (KPAO)
Narrative:
A 1992 Mooney M20J has crashed with reports of three victims (1 deceased, a man, 2 transported, 2 women, injured, one serious, one minor) near Palo Alto Airport.
FAA said, "the plane was proceeding to a go-around on airport, that is an indicating that an attempted landing was aborted and that the pilot was circling to try again to land".

Sources:

Palo Alto Fire Department
https://sfbay.ca/2018/09/04/one-killed-in-palo-alto-plane-crash/
https://www.mercurynews.com/2018/09/04/palo-alto-small-plane-down-near-airport/
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https://flightaware.com/live/flight/N701JM
https://registry.faa.gov/aircraftinquiry/NNum_Results.aspx?NNumbertxt=N701JM%20


Images:


Photo: Palo Alto Fire Department

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
04-Sep-2018 20:12 harro Added
04-Sep-2018 20:14 harro Updated [Time, Phase, Nature]
04-Sep-2018 20:46 Iceman 29 Updated [Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
04-Sep-2018 22:32 Geno Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]

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