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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 141907
Last updated: 20 November 2017
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Type:Silhouette image of generic PA24 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-24-180 Comanche
Registration: N7648P
C/n / msn: 24-2862
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Substantial
Location:St. Landing’s Beach, near Brewster, MA -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Barnstable Municipal Airport - KHYA
Destination airport:Martha's Vineyard - KMVY
Investigating agency: NTSB
Authorities say the wreckage of a Piper PA-24-180 Comanche and the bodies of two occupants, an instructor and student pilot, have been found on St. Landing’s Beach, near Brewster, MA
Emergency crews began searching Sunday morning for the private four-seater after its pilot reported smoke in the cabin, then lost communication with the ATC just after10:00am LT.
The crew was on an Instrument Proficiency Check (IPC) practicing holds and responded to Air Traffic Control (ATC) that the smoke had cleared and would continue the flight just prior to disappearing from radar.

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Revision history:

15-Jan-2012 14:56 gerard57 Added
15-Jan-2012 15:35 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Location, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
25-Jan-2012 11:01 Geno Updated [Time, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
21-Dec-2016 19:26 ASN Update Bot Updated [Time, Damage, Category, Investigating agency]

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