NTSB Identification: FTW84LA234.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 25664.
Accident occurred Wednesday, May 16, 1984 in CLARKSVILLE, TX
Aircraft: CANADAIR CL-600, registration: N215RL
Injuries: 1 Serious,2 Uninjured.
NTSB investigators may not have traveled in support of this investigation and used data provided by various sources to prepare this aircraft accident report.
CRUISING AT FL350, N215RL ENCOUNTERED WAKE TURBULANCE FROM A DESCENDING 'HEAVY' BOEING 767. THE RESULTANT UPSET CAUSED AN UNCONTROLLED LOSS OF 11,000 FT IN 10 TO 15 SECONDS BEFORE THE CREW WAS ABLE TO RECOVER. THE ACFT WAS NOT DAMAGED BUT AN UNRESTRAINED PAX WAS SERIOUSLY INJURED.
The National Transportation Safety Board determines the probable cause(s) of this accident to be:VISUAL SEPARATION..INADEQUATE..PILOT IN COMMAND
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