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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 238864
Last updated: 2 December 2021
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Time:12:51 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic AT8T model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Air Tractor AT-802A
Owner/operator:M&M Air Services
Registration: N1558W
MSN: 802A-0004
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Caliente, NV -   United States of America
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Fire fighting
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: NTSB
The aircraft experienced a mid-air collision while engaged in fire-fighting operations on the Bishop Fire in SE Nevada, 14 mi SSW of Caliente. Both aircraft were destroyed. Both pilots were killed. The fire was on land managed by the Bureau of Land Management. The two privately owned aircraft were under contract to the agency.



Revision history:

31-Jul-2020 04:40 Captain Adam Added
31-Jul-2020 12:05 Aerossurance Updated [Source, Embed code]
31-Jul-2020 12:12 Aerossurance Updated [Time, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
31-Jul-2020 14:03 Anon. Updated [Registration, Source]
31-Jul-2020 14:05 harro Updated [Cn, Operator]
02-Mar-2021 18:50 rudy Updated [[Cn, Operator]]
02-Mar-2021 18:51 rudy Updated [[[Cn, Operator]]]

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