Incident Pilatus PC-6 Porter HB-FAZ,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 26570
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Date:Saturday 2 September 1961
Type:Silhouette image of generic PC6P model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Pilatus PC-6 Porter
Owner/operator:Pilatus Flugzeugwerke, opf. Air Alpes
Registration: HB-FAZ
MSN: 343
Year of manufacture:1960
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Col du Dome du Gouter, Mont-Blanc -   France
Phase: Unknown
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Crashed on Glacier des Bossons; both crew Michel Ziegler and Robert Merlotz survived; engine and propeller salvaged 16 June 2001.

Passauer Neue Presse 5 September 1961, p3

Revision history:

27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
08-Nov-2010 14:17 TB Updated [Date, Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Location, Source, Damage, Narrative]
18-Dec-2010 19:05 TB Updated [Source, Narrative]
22-Dec-2010 15:29 TB Updated [Nature, Narrative]
18-Oct-2011 02:09 ageneve Updated [Source]
18-Oct-2011 02:42 Anon. Updated [Source]
24-Oct-2014 08:43 TB Updated [Source]

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