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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 35975
Last updated: 11 December 2019
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Date:25-JAN-1985
Time:18:20
Type:Silhouette image of generic BE35 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Beechcraft 35 Bonanza
Owner/operator:Gene Bixby
Registration: N1560S
C/n / msn: D-6991
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Verdi, NV -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:San Jose, CA (Q99)
Destination airport:Carson City, NV (O04)
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:
PILOT IMPACTED RISING TERRAIN WHILE DESCENDING INTO & THRU IFR WEATHER CONDITIONS DURING VFR FLIGHT. LOST VISUAL CONTACT W/GROUND AND BROKE OUT IN MOUNTAINS. CAUSE:

Sources:

NTSB: https://www.ntsb.gov/ntsb/brief.asp?ev_id=20001214X35610


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
24-Oct-2008 10:30 ASN archive Added
21-Dec-2016 19:22 ASN Update Bot Updated [Time, Damage, Category, Investigating agency]

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