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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 30795
Last updated: 18 September 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic AC50 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Aero Commander 500S Shrike Commander
Owner/operator:Byerly Aviation, Inc.
Registration: N50BA
MSN: 1860-39
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 6
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Plymouth Municipal Airport, IN -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:Peoria, IL (PIA)
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: NTSB
The pilot reported he landed on runway 28; however, several witnesses reported the airplane landed on runway 10. Upon touchdown the airplane veered to the right and came to rest approximately 20 feet off the south side of the runway on a heading of about 340 degrees. The pilot reported the local winds were from 230 degrees at 5 to 10 knots.

Probable Cause: the pilot's failure to maintain directional control of the airplane while landing. Factors associated with the accident were the tailwind condition and the pilot landing in the wrong direction.



Revision history:

27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
22-Oct-2017 13:54 TB Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Source, Damage, Narrative]
25-Nov-2017 12:49 ASN Update Bot Updated [Time, Cn, Operator, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
25-Nov-2017 12:57 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Nature]
14-Dec-2017 16:56 ASN Update Bot Updated [Cn, Operator, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]

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