ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 10549
Last updated: 2 September 2014
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Date:19-APR-1971
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic NAVI model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
North American-Ryan Navion B
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: N8630H
C/n / msn: NAV-4-595
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Near Paxton, Nebraska -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Fremont, Nebraska
Destination airport:Torrington, Wyoming
Narrative:
Collided with the terrain in poor visibility, low cloud and rain.

The pilot ( private, non-instrument rated, 58 hours total flying time) continued VFR flight into adverse weather and is believed to have become disoriented, lost control of the aircraft and crashed.

Sources:
http://www.ntsb.gov/aviationquery/brief.aspx?ev_id=58866&key=0


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
25-Feb-2008 12:00 ASN archive Added
16-Dec-2011 00:15 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
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