Richards N525V

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Bill Richards N525V

While cruising at 4,000 feet during a personal flight, the pilot reported to the air traffic controller that he was about 10 miles from the airport, was experiencing an engine problem, and was declaring an emergency. About 1 minute later, he stated that he had a 'fire on board.' The pilot made a forced landing about 2 miles from the airport. During the landing, the airplane collided with a pole, then was destroyed by fire. For more information check out the accident page.

Airworthiness Date: unknown
Builder:                    Bill Richards
Serial#:                    DMO248
Accident:                  02/01/1997

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