Accident Cessna T207A N73173, Sunday 13 January 1980
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Date:Sunday 13 January 1980
Time:13:05
Type:Silhouette image of generic C207 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Cessna T207A
Owner/operator:
Registration: N73173
MSN: 20700566
Fatalities:Fatalities: 6 / Occupants: 6
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Category:Accident
Location:near Santa Barbara, CA -   United States of America
Phase: Take off
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Visalia
Destination airport:Santa Barbara
Investigating agency: NTSB
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
Narrative:
artificial horizon malf prior to dep.Sprayed with wd-40.Adzd atc enroute no gyro.Aircraft not rcvrd.

Accident investigation:
  
Investigating agency: NTSB
Report number: LAX80FA034
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 9 months
Download report: Final report

Sources:

NTSB

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
25-Feb-2008 12:00 ASN archive Added
22-Feb-2017 18:27 TB Updated [Location]
22-Feb-2017 18:29 TB Updated [Location, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport]

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