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NTSB Identification: CHI73FEP16
14 CFR Part 91 General Aviation
Aircraft: TRAVEL AIR 4000, registration: N241
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 FILE    DATE          LOCATION          AIRCRAFT DATA       INJURIES       FLIGHT                        PILOT DATA
                                                               F  S M/N     PURPOSE
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3-2845   72/8/1    REDGRANITE,WIS      TRAVEL AIR 4000     CR-  0  0  1  NONCOMMERCIAL             COMMERCIAL, AGE 52, 4900
        TIME - 1030                    N241                PX-  0  0  0  PLEASURE/PERSONAL TRANSP  TOTAL HOURS, 10 IN TYPE,
                                       DAMAGE-SUBSTANTIAL  OT-  0  0  0                            NOT INSTRUMENT RATED.
        DEPARTURE POINT             INTENDED DESTINATION
          REDGRANITE,WIS              WAUTOMA,WIS
        TYPE OF ACCIDENT                                         PHASE OF OPERATION
           NOSE OVER/DOWN                                           TAKEOFF: ABORTED
        PROBABLE CAUSE(S)
           PILOT IN COMMAND - SELECTED UNSUITABLE TERRAIN
        FACTOR(S)
           PILOT IN COMMAND - INADEQUATE PREFLIGHT PREPARATION AND/OR PLANNING
           TERRAIN - HIGH VEGETATION
        REMARKS- WEEDS ENTANGLED BOTH BRAKE ATTACH LEVERS,CAUSED BRAKES TO LOCK.
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