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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 9851
Last updated: 18 November 2017
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Date:12-AUG-1969
Time:17:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic H500 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Hughes 369HS
Owner/operator:Key Aviation
Registration: N9030F
C/n / msn: 79-0104S
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Tibble Fork Reservation, American Fork, Utah -   United States of America
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Fire fighting
Departure airport:Provo Municipal Airport. Provo, Uthah (PVU/KPVU)
Destination airport:Alpine–Casparis Municipal Airport. Alpine, Utah (ALE)
Narrative:
Written off (destroyed) 12 August 1969 when crashed at Tibble Fork Reservation, American Fork, Utah, during initial climb out from Provo, Utah. Aircraft was engaged in a fire spotting sortie, and caught fire on impact. Two of the four persons on board were killed. They were later named as:

Rex Dennis Ferguson, age 31
Daniel K Crandall, age 23

Rex Ferguson died immediately. Dan Crandall died 5 days later. Registration N9030F cancelled by the FAA on June 30 1970.

Sources:

1. NTSB Identification: DEN70A0010
2. FAA: http://registry.faa.gov/aircraftinquiry/NNum_Results.aspx?omni=Home-N-Number&nNumberTxt=9030F
3. http://www.wlfalwaysremember.org/incident-lists/812-rex-ferguson-daniel-crandall.html
4. http://planecrashmap.com/plane/ut/N9030F/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
25-Feb-2008 12:00 ASN archive Added
24-Feb-2016 18:48 Dr.John Smith Updated [Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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