Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office: Reno
4 Day Fliers LLC: http://registry.faa.gov/N425RS
NTSB Identification: GAA17CA148
14 CFR Part 91: General Aviation
Accident occurred Tuesday, February 14, 2017 in Beckwourth, CA
Aircraft: BEECH A23, registration: N425RS
NTSB investigators will use data provided by various entities, including, but not limited to, the Federal Aviation Administration and/or the operator, and will not travel in support of this investigation to prepare this aircraft accident report.
Aircraft on landing, crashed under unknown circumstances.
Aircraft Make: BEECH
Aircraft Model: A23
Event Type: ACCIDENT
Highest Injury: SERIOUS
Aircraft Missing: No
Flight Phase: LANDING (LDG)
AIRCRAFT: 1963 Beechcraft A23 Musketeer; N425RS; sn M-718
ENGINE - M&M, S/N: Continental IO-346-A sn 100093-4-A
PROPELLER – M&M, S/N: Sensenich 74DC-0-60 sn K12524
APPROXIMATE TOTAL HOURS (estimated TT & TSMO from logbooks or other information):
ENGINE: Unk TT 1564 SMOH as of 1/19/2017
PROPELLER: Unk TT 804 SMOH as of 1/19/2017
AIRFRAME: 3098 TT as of 1/19/2017
OTHER EQUIPMENT: King KX155, Narco AT 150, TKM MX11, Garmin GMA 340
DESCRIPTION OF ACCIDENT: Aircraft crashed into snow bank during touch and go.
DESCRIPTION OF DAMAGES: Damage includes, but not limited to, prop strike, firewall/forward fuselage, all 3 landing gear sheered off, rear fuselage.
LOCATION OF AIRCRAFT: Plain Parts; Pleasant Grove, CA
Sold AS IS/WHERE IS. Numerous flight instruments are missing as depicted in the photos. Avionics/instruments in photos are included. Airframe logs date back to 1994, no earlier logs available.
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