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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 185346
Last updated: 29 December 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic C340 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 340
Registration: N5014Q
C/n / msn: 340-0009
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Fremont Airport, 2 nm SW of Fremont, Sandusky County, Ohio -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:Fremont Airport, Fremont, Ohio (14G)
Destination airport:Fremont Airport, Fremont, Ohio (14G)
Substantially damaged February 7 1973 when landing at Fremont Airport, 2 nautical miles SW of Fremont, Sandusky County, Ohio. Per the official AAIB report into the accident: "PILOT IN COMMAND - MISJUDGED ALTITUDE; MISREAD OR FAILED TO READ INSTRUMENTS; TERRAIN - SNOW-COVERED; LANDING LIGHTS GLARED ON SNOW. LEFT WING TIP HIT GROUND."

Aircraft was repaired and is still current as N24EC.


1. NTSB Identification: CHI73DET25 at
2. FAA:

Revision history:

12-Mar-2016 20:48 Dr.John Smith Added
29-Dec-2020 14:28 RobertMB Updated [Cn, Narrative]

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