Vliegtuigongeval op 22 JUL 1968 met Consolidated P4Y-2G Privateer N7974A - McGrath, AK
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Status:Accident investigation report completed and information captured
Datum:maandag 22 juli 1968
Type:Silhouette image of generic P4Y model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Consolidated P4Y-2G Privateer
Luchtvaartmaatschappij:Avery Aviation
Registratie: N7974A
Bemanning:slachtoffers: 2 / inzittenden: 2
Passagiers:slachtoffers: 2 / inzittenden: 2
Totaal:slachtoffers: 4 / inzittenden: 4
Schade: Afgeschreven
Gevolgen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Plaats:nabij McGrath, AK (   Verenigde Staten)
Fase: Kruisvlucht (ENR)
Soort vlucht:Brandblusvlucht
Vliegveld van vertrek:?
Vliegveld van aankomst:?
Crashed into mountain en route to a forest fire. The passengers did not have seat belts.

Probable Cause:

pilot in command - misjudged altitude and clearance
terrain - high obstructions

» NTSB File 3-4088


photo of Consolidated-P4Y-2G-Privateer-66306
accident date: 22-07-1968
type: Consolidated P4Y-2G Privateer
registration: 66306
This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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