Accident Just Highlander N6366,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 20714
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Date:Thursday 5 June 2008
Type:Just Highlander
Owner/operator:Marquette Christopher A
Registration: N6366
Engine model:Rotax 912ULS
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Danville airport, Danville, PA -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:Danville, PA (8N8)
Destination airport:Danville, PA (8N8)
Investigating agency: NTSB
Confidence Rating: Accident investigation report completed and information captured
The student pilot was practicing takeoffs and landings. On the last landing, the front wheel lifted off the ground, came down, then lifted again, so he decided to take off. Once airbourne, the airplane started a turn to the left. The pilot then banked right to avoid a tree and struck the ground, resulting in substantial damage to the airplane. The pilot stated to the Federal Aviation Administration inspectors at the scene that there were no problems with the airplane.
Probable Cause: The student pilot's loss of control during takeoff.

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: NTSB
Report number: CHI08LA153
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 2 years and 2 months
Download report: Final report




Revision history:

07-Jun-2008 07:36 Fusko Added
21-Dec-2016 19:14 ASN Update Bot Updated [Time, Damage, Category, Investigating agency]
21-Dec-2016 19:16 ASN Update Bot Updated [Time, Damage, Category, Investigating agency]
21-Dec-2016 19:20 ASN Update Bot Updated [Time, Damage, Category, Investigating agency]
03-Dec-2017 11:22 ASN Update Bot Updated [Operator, Other fatalities, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative, Plane category]

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