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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 133005
Last updated: 26 November 2021
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Date:08-SEP-1992
Time:13:10
Type:Silhouette image of generic P32T model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-32RT-300T
Owner/operator:Reuling-Hardy, Nancy
Registration: N20926
MSN: 32R-7887181
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Baker, CA -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:BUR
Destination airport:SLC
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:

PROBABLE CAUSE: THE UNKNOWN PILOTS IMPROPER USE OF THE THROTTLES WHICH RESULTED IN THE OVERBOOSTING OF THE ENGINE. CONTRIBUTING TO THE ACCIDENT WAS THE MAINTENANCE PERSONNEL IMPROPER MAINTENANCE IN ADJUSTING THE TURBOCHARGER WASTEGATE AND THE OIL LEAKING FROM THE ENGINE AFTER THE CATASTROPHIC FAILURE WHICH RESTRICTED THE PILOT'S VISUAL OUTLOOK.

Sources:

NTSB id 20001211X15715


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
21-Dec-2016 19:25 ASN Update Bot Updated [Time, Damage, Category, Investigating agency]

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