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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 6578
Last updated: 7 April 2019
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Date:28-MAR-1971
Time:17:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic C172 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 172D
Owner/operator:
Registration: N2324U
C/n / msn: 17249924
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:near Glenallen, AK -   United States of America
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:Eureka Lodge, AK
Destination airport:Eureka Lodge, AK
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:
Flew into glacier. Pilot and 1 pax rescued the next day. Other pax died from exposure.

PROBABLE CAUSE(S)
IN COMMAND - MISJUDGED CLEARANCE

Sources:

NTSB
https://www.ntsb.gov/about/employment/_layouts/ntsb.aviation/brief.aspx?ev_id=58904&key=0


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
25-Feb-2008 12:00 ASN archive Added
19-Oct-2017 18:18 harro Updated [Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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