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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 8139
Last updated: 18 November 2019
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Date:26-JUL-1969
Time:14:18
Type:Silhouette image of generic C206 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna U206
Owner/operator:Raymond L Hunicke
Registration: N5269U
C/n / msn: 209-0269
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Mount Ascutney, near Springfield, Windsor County, Vermont -   United States of America
Phase: Approach
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Good Hill Farm Airport, Roxbury, Connecticut (FAA LID: CT59)
Destination airport:Hartness State Airport, Springfield, Vermont (VSF/KVSF)
Narrative:
Written off (destroyed) July 26 1969: crashed (CFIT - Controlled Flight Into Terrain) at Springfield, Vermont. Cause of accident was attributed to a Delayed missed approach. Aircraft descended below minimum descent approach, struck cloud covered mountain (the 3130 foot/954 metre Mount Ascutney) at approximately 1,750 feet above sea level. Of the two persons on board (pilot and one passenger) the passenger was killed, but the pilot survived with minor injuries.

Sources:

1. NTSB Identification: NYC70A0012 at https://www.ntsb.gov/_layouts/ntsb.aviation/brief.aspx?ev_id=6298&key=0
2. FAA: http://registry.faa.gov/aircraftinquiry/NNum_Results.aspx?NNumbertxt=5269U
3. http://planecrashmap.com/plane/vt/N5269U/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
25-Feb-2008 12:00 ASN archive Added
22-Dec-2016 22:39 Dr. John Smith Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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