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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 6384
Last updated: 28 April 2019
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Date:14-JAN-1967
Time:day
Type:Silhouette image of generic C170 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 170
Owner/operator:Civil Air Patrol, Michigan Wing
Registration: N9201A
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Over Lake Michigan, Between Benton Harbour and Muskegon, Michigan -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Survey
Departure airport:Benton Harbor, Michigan
Destination airport:Muskegon, Michigan
Narrative:
Cessna 170 N9201A went missing January 14, 1967 over Lake Michigan, between Benton Harbor and Muskegon, Michigan. Damage and injury indexes to the three persons on board (pilot and two passengers) was presumed, as no trace of the aircraft or of the three person on board was ever found.

Ironically, the Cessna was engaged in a "Search and Rescue" mission at the time of its disappearance . The Cessna 170 that went missing on 14 Jan 1967 over Lake Michigan was a Civil Air Patrol plane with a crew of three that was searching for a Globe GC1B that went missing on 11 Jan 1967. Neither plane was ever found.

Sources:

1. NTSB Identification: CHI67A0089 at https://www.ntsb.gov/_layouts/ntsb.aviation/brief.aspx?ev_id=21018&key=0
2. FAA: https://registry.faa.gov/aircraftinquiry/NNum_Results.aspx?omni=Home-N-Number&nNumberTxt=N9201A
3. https://pacaeropress.websitetoolbox.com/post/show_single_post?pid=1277938291&postcount=4&forum=170691


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
25-Feb-2008 12:00 ASN archive Added
09-Feb-2019 19:07 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Operator, Location, Country, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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