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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 238169
Last updated: 28 November 2021
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Date:14-JUL-2020
Time:c. 13:26
Type:Silhouette image of generic AT8T model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Air Tractor AT-802A Fire Boss
Owner/operator:Aero Spray Inc DBA
Registration: N80166
MSN: 802A-0685
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:Fort Yukon, AK -   United States of America
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Fire fighting
Departure airport:Fairbanks-Fort Wainwright Airport, AK (FBK/PAFB)
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:
An aircraft engaged in fire suppression activity sustained substantial damage during a water pick up attempt near Fort Yukon northeast of Ladd Army Airfield (AFB/PAFB), Fairbanks (Ft Wainwright), Alaska. The sole pilot onboard the float equipped airplane was not injured.

Sources:

https://www.asias.faa.gov/apex/f?p=100:96:2138805259206::::P96_ENTRY_DATE,P96_MAKE_NAME,P96_FATAL_FLG:16-JUL-20,AIR+TRACTOR
https://flightaware.com/live/flight/N80166
https://www.airliners.net/photo/Untitled/Air-Tractor-AT-802A-Fire-Boss/5214361


Images:

Photo of N80166 courtesy AirHistory.net


The Dalles - Municipal / Columbia Gorge Regional (KDLS / DLS)
10 September 2017; (c) Jack Poelstra

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Jul-2020 04:42 Geno Added
03-Mar-2021 21:13 rudy Updated [Source]

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