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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 35825
Last updated: 29 March 2019
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Date:15-FEB-1984
Time:08:01
Type:Silhouette image of generic C77R model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 177RG
Owner/operator:private
Registration: N52697
C/n / msn: 177RG1253
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Salem, OH -   United States of America
Phase: Take off
Nature:Executive
Departure airport:Salem, OH (38D)
Destination airport:Columbia, OH (OSU)
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:
THE PLT GOT A WEATHER BRIEFING AND WAS ADVISED OF AREAS OF FOG. WHILE TAKING OFF TOWARD THE WEST, HE ENCOUNTERED FOG. THE ACFT ENTERED A RIGHT TURN ABOUT 1000 FT FROM THE END OF THE RWY & SUBSEQUENTLY CRASHED ABOUT 1 MI NORTHWEST OF THE ARPT. INITIAL IMPACT WAS WITH THE TOPS OF TREES AT APRX 80 FT AGL. THE WX AT A REPORTING STATION ABOUT 24 MI AWAY WAS, IN PART: SKY OBSCURED, VISIBILITY 1/8 MI WITH FOG. ACCORDING TO THE POLICE, THE WX AT THE DEPARTURE airport WAS ABOUT THE SAME. THE WX AT THE airport WAS CHECKED THE NEXT MORNING AT THE SAME TIME OF DAY & IT WAS NOTED THAT THE FOG WAS HEAVIEST AT THE DEPARTURE END OF THE TAKEOFF RWY. CAUSE

Sources:

NTSB: https://www.ntsb.gov/ntsb/brief.asp?ev_id=20001214X38718


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
24-Oct-2008 10:30 ASN archive Added
16-Oct-2009 11:43 Anon. Updated
21-Dec-2016 19:22 ASN Update Bot Updated [Time, Damage, Category, Investigating agency]

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