Project Description

Case Summary:

Representation of a pilot in a tow plane whose aircraft crashed following careless operation of the glider airplane being towed.

Aircraft Description:

The PA-25 Pawnee was an agricultural aircraft produced by Piper Aircraft between 1959 and 1981. It remains a widely used aircraft in agricultural spraying and is also used as a tow plane, or tug, for launching gliders or for towing banners.

Pilot “Thought He Would Die” in North San Diego County Aircraft Crash

Aircraft Category

Civil Utility

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