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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 247092
Last updated: 28 January 2021
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Time:c. 18:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic BE35 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Beechcraft A35 Bonanza
Registration: N565B
C/n / msn: D-1585
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:1,5 mi NE of Palm Springs Airport, CA -   United States of America
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Palm Springs, CA
Crashed in gusty winds when heading for Palm Springs Airport instead of Los Angeles, CA due to weather. Howard J. McCollister (Bel Air) and familly.


Madera Tribune 10 April 1950, p5
Desert Sun 14 April 1950, p7

Revision history:

26-Jan-2021 09:29 TB Added
26-Jan-2021 09:40 TB Updated [Time, Location, Phase, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
28-Jan-2021 21:04 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn]

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