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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 675
Last updated: 3 April 2019
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Type:Silhouette image of generic P28A model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-28-140 Cherokee
Registration: PH-NLU
C/n / msn: 28-21211
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Gapinge -   Netherlands
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Rotterdam, Netherlands
Destination airport:Biggin Hill (BGH/EGKB)
20/07/1968 PH-NLU Piper PA-28-140 Cherokee 28-21211: Crashed at Gapinge. It was the intention under VFR conditions to fly to London. The pillot reported that he ended up in the clouds and he went back to Rotterdam. At about 11.30 am witnesses saw the aircraft flying very low near Veere It was, at that time, very bad weather with low clouds. A few minutes afterward the aircraft hit the ground.

The three occupants were killed, the plane completely destroyed. Pilot: LA de Lezenne Coulander (killed) Co-pilot: E. Steiner (killed) Passenger: Mrs. Ottevanger (killed)


Revision history:

21-Jan-2008 10:00 ASN archive Added
15-Jan-2012 14:11 Dr. John Smith Updated [Phase, Nature, Source, Narrative]
15-Jan-2012 14:17 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]
22-Dec-2012 13:13 Anon. Updated [Narrative]

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