Incident Howard DGA-15P N58856,
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Date:Monday 4 February 1963
Type:Silhouette image of generic DG15 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Howard DGA-15P
Registration: N58856
MSN: 998
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Yukon, BC -   Canada
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Whitehorse, Yukon Territory(11:15)
Destination airport:Fort Saint John, BC
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Right wing clipped a top of a tall tree in mountains and crashed from 850 meters when off couse while flying in fog and snow. Occupants Ralph Flores (41) and Helen Klaben (21) survived and rescued after seven weeks.


Passauer Neue Presse 27 March 1963, p3
The Leader-Post 12 February 1963, p12
Ralph Flores

Revision history:

05-Nov-2014 19:35 TB Added
26-Dec-2017 17:58 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Nature, Source, Narrative]
26-Dec-2017 18:00 TB Updated [Source]
18-Jun-2021 18:55 TB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]
07-Jun-2023 18:24 ralphfloresjr Updated [[Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]]

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