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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 149217
Last updated: 29 November 2019
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Date:12-FEB-1974
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic C206 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna U206D Choheet (Super Skywagon)
Owner/operator:Heyl Ha'Avir (Israeli Air Force)
Registration: 019
C/n / msn: U206-1...
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 5
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Golan Heights -   Israel
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The plane was operated in flight school premises, the squadron training navigators.

Description of the event: On the day of the accident, the aircraft was flying in cloudy weather as the instructor pilot flying a plane, an instructor navigator, and three pilots undergoing initial flight phase training.

While flying the plane hit mountains in cloud, and three crew members were killed: trainee pilots Lt. Isaac Thunder, and the pilots Samson and Judah Ben-Arieh Saban. The other pilot was seriously injured, and additional pilot was slightly injured

Sources:

http://myplace.frontier.com/~anneled/IAFinventory.html#transports
[LINK NOT WORKING ANYMORE:http://www.sky-high.co.il/134771/]%D7%AA%D7%90%D7%95%D7%A0%D7%AA-%D7%A1%D7%A1%D7%A0%D7%94-206


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
19-Sep-2012 04:08 TB Added
19-Sep-2012 04:16 TB Updated [Operator, Source]
19-Sep-2012 04:26 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator]
23-Jan-2013 14:33 Dr. John Smith Updated [Registration, Location, Phase, Source, Narrative]

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