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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 10523
Last updated: 4 December 2021
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Date:10-APR-1968
Time:15:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic T28 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
North American T-28A
Owner/operator:Joseph M Nagy
Registration: N7708C
MSN: 159-27
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:Holbrook, Arizona -   United States of America
Phase: Approach
Nature:Private
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Holbrook, AZ
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:
Crash due to engine failure caused by a sheared shaft in the fuel pump. This had, in turn, been caused by an undetermined contamination in fuel screen. Left wing of aircraft struck ground in turn whilst circling on final approach to Holbrook Arizona

Sources:

https://www.ntsb.gov/aviationquery/brief.aspx?ev_id=12996&key=0
http://www.warbirdregistry.org/t28registry/t28-491515.html
http://www.airport-data.com/aircraft/N7708C.html
[LINK NOT WORKING ANYMORE:http://www.logbookmag.com/databases/articles.asp?ID=99&CatID=43]

Chapman, John & Goodall, Geoff, Edited by Paul Coggan - Warbirds Directory,Warbirds Worldwide Ltd., Mansfield, England, 1989.
Goodall, Geoff - Warbirds Directory-5th Edition, 2008.


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
25-Feb-2008 12:00 ASN archive Added
18-Sep-2011 18:32 Dr. John Smith Updated [Cn, Operator, Location, Phase, Nature, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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