Accident Piper PA-28-140 N9621W,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 294527
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Date:Thursday 9 September 2004
Time:22:50 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic P28A model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Piper PA-28-140
Registration: N9621W
MSN: 28-23077
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Mount Pleasant, South Carolina -   United States of America
Phase: Unknown
Departure airport:Mount Pleasant , SC (8S5)
Destination airport:Mount Pleasant , SC (8S5)
Investigating agency: NTSB
Confidence Rating: Accident investigation report completed and information captured
During takeoff, at approximately 60 knots, a deer crossed the takeoff path of the airplane and struck the airplane. The pilot reduced the power to idle and exited off the active runway onto a taxiway. Examination of the airplane revealed that the left wing spar was damaged.

Probable Cause: Ground collision with an animal (deer) during an attempted takeoff.



Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: NTSB
Report number: 
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 2 months
Download report: Final report

Revision history:

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