Accident Van's RV-12 N412JN,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 389106
 
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Date:Thursday 6 June 2024
Time:c. 12:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic RV12 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Van's RV-12
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: N412JN
MSN: 120577
Year of manufacture:2021
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Category:Accident
Location:Auburn, WA -   United States of America
Phase: Approach
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Auburn Municipal Airport, WA (S50)
Destination airport:Auburn Municipal Airport, WA (S50)
Investigating agency: NTSB
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
A Van's RV-12, N412JN, was destroyed when it impacted the roof of a building while on approach to Auburn Municipal Airport (S50), Auburn, Washington. The pilot was fatally injured.

Preliminary information suggests the aircraft was in the base to final phase of the approach when the pilot reported a flight control issue.

Sources:

https://auburnexaminer.com/1-killed-in-small-airplane-crash-in-auburn-thursday-afternoon/
https://www.kiro7.com/news/local/breaking-small-plane-has-crashed-top-building-auburn/LLW2R4UQ5ZBILLP43W7WOQSAO4/

https://registry.faa.gov/AircraftInquiry/Search/NNumberResult?nNumberTxt=N412JN
https://www.flightaware.com/live/flight/N412JN/history/20240606/1810Z/S50/S50

https://www.kitplanes.com/wp-content/uploads/2024/04/RV-12.jpg (photo)

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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
06-Jun-2024 20:19 vasilf Added
07-Jun-2024 05:30 Anon. Updated [Aircraft type, Embed code]
07-Jun-2024 05:31 Anon. Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
07-Jun-2024 05:34 ASN Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Category]
07-Jun-2024 05:36 ASN Updated [Cn, Operator, Narrative]
07-Jun-2024 05:36 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Embed code, Damage, Narrative, Category]
07-Jun-2024 08:25 Captain Adam Updated [Embed code, Narrative]

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