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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 247121
Last updated: 28 January 2021
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Date:02-JAN-1953
Time:morning
Type:Silhouette image of generic BE35 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Beechcraft A35 Bonanza
Owner/operator:private
Registration: N671B
C/n / msn: D-1672
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:20 mi SE of Red Bluff, CA -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Oakland, CA
Destination airport:Reno, NV
Narrative:
Rented "Bonanza" disappeared. Pilot Ray McLaughlin (18), Half Moon Bay and three passengers. Located crash-landed in mountains, struck a tree.

Sources:

Madera Tribune 3 January 1953, p1
San Bernardino Sun 4 January 1953, p3


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Jan-2021 08:34 TB Added
27-Jan-2021 08:51 TB Updated [Time, Total fatalities, Location, Phase, Source, Damage, Narrative]
28-Jan-2021 21:13 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn]

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