Accident Piper PA-30-160 Twin Comanche N7136Y, Sunday 8 March 1964
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Date:Sunday 8 March 1964
Type:Silhouette image of generic PA30 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Piper PA-30-160 Twin Comanche
Owner/operator:Stephen V Schilling & Barbara L Schilling
Registration: N7136Y
MSN: 30-158
Year of manufacture:1963
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:New Hanover County Airport, Wilmington, North Carolina -   United States of America
Phase: Take off
Departure airport:New Hanover County Airport, Wilmington, North Carolina (LIM/KLIM)
Destination airport:New Hanover County Airport, Wilmington, North Carolina (LIM/KLIM)
Investigating agency: NTSB
Confidence Rating: Accident investigation report completed and information captured
Substantially damaged March 8 1964: Aborted take-off from New Hanover County Airport, Wilmington, North Carolina, and made a precautionary landing back at the same airport with the wheels-up. According to the official NTSB report into the accident: ""MISCELLANEOUS ACTS,CONDITIONS - IMPROPER EMERGENCY PROCEDURES; PILOT DISTRACTED BY UNUSUAL SOUND AFTER LIFT OFF""Aircraft presumably repaired and returned to service, as still currently registered in 2016 (see links #2 and #3)

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: NTSB
Report number: UNK64X0851
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 5 months
Download report: Final report


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