ASN logo
ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 247139
Last updated: 28 January 2021
This information is added by users of ASN. Neither ASN nor the Flight Safety Foundation are responsible for the completeness or correctness of this information. If you feel this information is incomplete or incorrect, you can submit corrected information.

Type:Silhouette image of generic BE35 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Beechcraft A35 Bonanza
Registration: N563B
C/n / msn: D-1583
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:SW of Plaquemine, LA -   United States of America
Departure airport:San Antonio, TX (10:30)
Destination airport:New Orleans, LA via Lake Charles
Missing. Pilot Allen Chase (49), Salinas. Wing section found by fisherman.


Napa Valley Register 25 July 1953, p12
Santa Cruz Sentinel 27 July 1953, p1

Revision history:

27-Jan-2021 13:28 TB Added
27-Jan-2021 13:40 TB Updated [Time, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
28-Jan-2021 21:01 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Narrative]

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description