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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 9364
Last updated: 12 February 2020
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Date:12-OCT-1978
Time:15:02
Type:Silhouette image of generic EN28 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Enstrom F-28A
Owner/operator:Better Mining
Registration: N257Q
C/n / msn: 292
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Bakertown, PA -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:Vintondale, PA
Destination airport:Johnestown, PA
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:
eng,major overhaul. Valve springs chkd ok,not replaced.Eng in shutdown configuration. Crashed on forced landing after engine lost power. Caught fire. Current in register.

Sources:

https://www.ntsb.gov/aviationquery/brief.aspx?ev_id=38370&key=0


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
25-Feb-2008 12:00 ASN archive Added
26-Apr-2013 18:33 TB Updated [Phase, Destination airport, Narrative]
26-Apr-2013 18:37 TB Updated [Destination airport, Source]

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