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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 200691
Last updated: 23 November 2019
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Date:06-DEC-1959
Time:c. 16:50
Type:Silhouette image of generic PA24 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-24 Comanche
Owner/operator:Fellows Gear Shaper Co
Registration: N....
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Washington, NH -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Manchester, NH
Destination airport:Springfield, VT
Narrative:
Crashed in hills 15 minutes after take-off due to icing. Son of Senator George D. Aiken, Howard Aiken (39) killed.

Sources:

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette 8 December 1959, p1
Youngstown Vindicator 7 December 1959, p4


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
29-Oct-2017 15:03 TB Added
09-Nov-2017 18:29 TB Updated [Time, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
07-Dec-2017 19:54 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Source, Narrative]
07-Dec-2017 19:58 TB Updated [Narrative]

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