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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 170994
Last updated: 28 April 2019
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Date:04-FEB-1963
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic DG15 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Howard DGA-15
Owner/operator:private
Registration: N....
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Yukon, BC -   Canada
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Force-landed in mountains during snowstorm. Occupants Ralph Flores (41) and Helen Klaben (21) rescued after seven weeks.

Sources:

Passauer Neue Presse 27 March 1963, p3
The Leader-Post 12 February 1963, p12
Ralph Flores
http://masterwoodsman.com/2013/50-year-tale-of-survival/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
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]

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