NTSB Identification: MKC76FCQ07
14 CFR Part 91 General Aviation
Aircraft: KENNEDY-WAT KW-1, registration: N371M

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 FILE    DATE          LOCATION          AIRCRAFT DATA       INJURIES       FLIGHT                        PILOT DATA
                                                               F  S M/N     PURPOSE
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3-2097  75/8/10    FOWLER,KS           KENNEDY-WAT KW-1    CR-  1  0  0  NONCOMMERCIAL             PRIVATE, AGE 27, 56 TOTAL
        TIME - 1310                    N371M               PX-  0  0  0  PLEASURE/PERSONAL TRANSP  HOURS, 4 IN TYPE, NOT
                                       DAMAGE-DESTROYED    OT-  0  0  0                            INSTRUMENT RATED.
        NAME OF AIRPORT - KENNEDY GLIDER
        DEPARTURE POINT             INTENDED DESTINATION
          FOWLER,KS                   LOCAL
        TYPE OF ACCIDENT                                         PHASE OF OPERATION
           AIRFRAME FAILURE: IN FLIGHT                              IN FLIGHT: OTHER
        PROBABLE CAUSE(S)
           PILOT IN COMMAND - EXCEEDED DESIGNED STRESS LIMITS OF AIRCRAFT
           PILOT IN COMMAND - IMPROPER OPERATION OF FLIGHT CONTROLS
           PILOT IN COMMAND - LACK OF FAMILIARITY WITH AIRCRAFT
        FACTOR(S)
           MISCELLANEOUS ACTS,CONDITIONS - OVERLOAD FAILURE
           MISCELLANEOUS ACTS,CONDITIONS - SEPARATION IN FLIGHT
           AIRFRAME - WINGS: WING ATTACHMENT FITTINGS,BOLTS
        REMARKS- ACCIDENT OCCURRED WHILE ATTEMPTING TO RELEASE GLIDER FROM TOW PLANE.R WING WITH LIFT STRUTS SEPD.

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