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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 156985
Last updated: 24 December 2019
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Date:09-JUL-1967
Time:16:29
Type:Silhouette image of generic C206 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna P206B Super Skylane
Owner/operator:Cessna Aircraft Co Inc
Registration: CF-VHG
C/n / msn: P206-0354
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Marquette, Michigan -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Executive
Departure airport:Riverland, Michigan
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:
Written off (destroyed) July 9 1967 when crashed at Marquette, Michigan due to a CFIT (Controller Flight Into Terrain). Aircraft destroyed by fire after impact. The pilot (the sole person on board) was killed. According to the following excerpt from the official NTSB report into the accident: "CF-VHG FLYING NEAR TREE-TOPS TURNED INTO FOG BANK, STRUCK TREE COVERED HILL. PILOT HAD NO INSTRUMENT RATING TRAINING"


Sources:

1. NTSB Identification: CHI68A0006 at https://www.ntsb.gov/_layouts/ntsb.aviation/brief.aspx?ev_id=17859&key=0


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
23-Jun-2013 07:55 Uli Elch Added
23-Jun-2013 08:08 Uli Elch Updated [Date, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Location, Country, Source, Narrative]
18-Jul-2016 13:01 Dr.John Smith Updated [Time, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
18-Jul-2016 13:54 Dr.John Smith Updated [Operator]

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