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Crash of a Piper PA-31T1 Cheyenne in Tyler: 2 killed

Accident description

  • Jul 13, 2017 at 0815 LT
  • N47GW
  • Takeoff (climb)
  • Private
  • No
  • Airport (less than 10 km from airport)
  • 31T-8104030
  • 1981
  • Tyler-Pounds, Texas
  • USA
  • North America
  • 1
  • 1
  • 1
  • 1
  • 0
  • 2
  • Shortly after takeoff from Tyler-Pounds Regional Airport, the pilot encountered technical problems and lost control of the airplane that crashed in a pasture. The aircraft (owned by T-210 Holdings LLC) was destroyed upon impact and both occupants were killed.