Accident Consolidated-vultee 108-M N9315K,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 297664
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Date:Sunday 13 January 2002
Time:17:00 LT
Type:Consolidated-vultee 108-M
Owner/operator:Michael Lee Murphy
Registration: N9315K
MSN: 108-2315
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Bayou La Batre, Alabama -   United States of America
Phase: Unknown
Departure airport:Bayou La Batre, AL (5R7)
Destination airport:St. Elmo, AL (2R5)
Investigating agency: NTSB
Confidence Rating: Accident investigation report completed and information captured
A Stinson 108M, experienced a loss of engine power on the initial takeoff/climb from Roy E. Ray Airport in Bayou La Batre, Alabama. According to the pilot, the engine lost power at 400 feet above the ground during the climb out. The pilot executed a left turn and collided with power lines approximately 35 above ground. The airplane came to rest in a nearby ditch about 400 feet from the end of the departure runway 36.

Probable Cause: The loss of engine power for undetermined reasons.

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: NTSB
Report number: 
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 8 months
Download report: Final report



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