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N818TW accident description

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Crash location Unknown
Nearest city Kalkaska, MI
44.734173°N, 85.175887°W
Tail number N818TW
Accident date 27 Apr 2018
Aircraft type WOLFE Kitfox V
Additional details: None

NTSB Factual Report

On April 27, 2018, at 1416 eastern daylight time, an experimental amateur-built Kitfox V, N818TW, impacted terrain about 4 miles south of Kalkaska City Airport, Kalkaska, Michigan, after witnesses reported that the airplane was in a spin. The airplane was destroyed by impact forces. The private pilot and a passenger were fatally injured. The airplane was registered to and operated by the pilot under 14 Code of Federal Regulations Part 91 as a personal flight that was not operating on a flight plan. Visual meteorological conditions prevailed at the time of the accident. The flight's origination and destination are unknown.

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