Accident Cessna 152 N25356, Monday 21 May 1979
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Date:Monday 21 May 1979
Type:Silhouette image of generic C152 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Cessna 152
Owner/operator:Thedford Aero Inc
Registration: N25356
MSN: 152-80611
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Mid Delta Regional Airport, near Greenville, Mississippi -   United States of America
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Departure airport:Mid Delta Regional Airport, Greenville, MS (GLH/KGLH)
Destination airport:Mid Delta Regional Airport, Greenville, MS (GLH/KGLH)
Investigating agency: NTSB
Confidence Rating: Accident investigation report completed and information captured
Written off (destroyed) May 21, 1979, when stalled and dived into the ground whilst "buzzing" (= engaged in unauthorised low flying) at Mid Delta Regional Airport, Greenville, Washington County, Mississippi. Both persons on board (pilot and one passenger) were killed.

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: NTSB
Report number: MIA79FA087
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 2 months
Download report: Final report


1. NTSB Identification: MIA79FA087 at
2. FAA:

Revision history:

25-Feb-2008 12:00 ASN archive Added
21-Nov-2016 01:55 Dr.John Smith Updated [Cn, Operator, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
21-Nov-2016 01:56 Dr.John Smith Updated [Location]

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