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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 16696
Last updated: 13 June 2019
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Date:04-APR-1968
Time:13:03 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic P28A model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-28-140 Cherokee
Owner/operator:private
Registration: LN-VYV
C/n / msn: 28-23855
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:N of Minnesund, near Eidsvold -   Norway
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Kjevik
Destination airport:Hamar
Narrative:
On 4. April a three week-old Piper PA-28 Cherokee (LN-VYV) was en route from Kjevik to Hamar. Because of bad weather, the pilot was asked to land at Gardermoen airport instead. When north of Minnesund, the plane turned and flew over the lake, lost altitude and was smashed against the ice. The plane's owner died in the crash, a woman died the next day at the hospital. Her 3-year-old son and the pilot survived.

Sources:

Norwegian Civil Aircraft since 1919 / K. Hagby, 1980 (ISBN 0 904597 2 7)
http://www.kjevik.dk/uhell.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
25-Mar-2008 13:00 ASN archive Added
15-Jan-2012 12:16 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
18-May-2016 10:50 whiteshark Updated [Total fatalities, Departure airport, Narrative]
18-May-2016 11:16 whiteshark Updated [Narrative]
09-Sep-2017 19:38 TB Updated [Time, Operator, Total occupants, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]

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