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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 5617
Last updated: 25 November 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic C150 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 150C
Registration: N7894Z
C/n / msn: 15059994
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Northern Pacific Ocean, 31 miles SW of San Miguel Island, California -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Departure airport:San Jose International Airport, San Jose, CA (SJC/KSJC)
Destination airport:Visalia Municipal Airport, Visalia, CA (VIS/KVIS)
Investigating agency: NTSB
Written off (damaged beyond repair) 29 April 1973: became lost on top of clouds & flew out to sea. Ditched 31 miles south west of San Miguel island, California. Pilot missing, passenger recovered alive.


1. NTSB Identification: LAX73AL051 at

Revision history:

25-Feb-2008 12:00 ASN archive Added
10-Mar-2015 17:08 Dr. John Smith Updated [Cn, Operator, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
10-Mar-2015 17:08 Dr. John Smith Updated [Country]

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