Accident Lancair 235 N64BV, Wednesday 5 January 2005
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Date:Wednesday 5 January 2005
Type:Silhouette image of generic LNC2 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Lancair 235
Registration: N64BV
MSN: 207
Total airframe hrs:335 hours
Engine model:Lycoming O-320-E2A
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Sacaton, AZ -   United States of America
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Departure airport:Chandler, AZ (P19)
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: NTSB
Confidence Rating: Accident investigation report completed and information captured
Witnesses observed the airplane in a flat spin, which continued straight down until it struck the ground. An FAA Inspector responded to the accident site and reported that the airplane came to rest upright, and had struck the ground in a left wing, nose low attitude. The airframe and engine inspections revealed no preimpact anomalies that would have precluded normal operation.
Probable Cause: The pilot's failure to maintain an adequate airspeed while maneuvering, which resulted in a stall/spin.

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: NTSB
Report number: LAX05FA061
Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report




Revision history:

28-Oct-2008 00:45 ASN archive Added
21-Dec-2016 19:24 ASN Update Bot Updated [Time, Damage, Category, Investigating agency]
06-Dec-2017 06:53 ASN Update Bot Updated [Operator, Other fatalities, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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