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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 3426
Last updated: 18 May 2021
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Date:10-FEB-1978
Time:11:15
Type:Silhouette image of generic BE35 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Beechcraft 35 Bonanza
Owner/operator:Thomas S Rosen & Wesley C Bidgood
Registration: N3783N
MSN: 1005
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Napa, CA -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Novato, CA
Destination airport:Sacramento, CA
Narrative:
Destroyed on 10 February 1978 at Napa, California when it crashed after the left wing disintegrated in flight. The
sole occupant, who was on a flight from Novato, California to Sacramento, California, was killed.

Sources:

1. NTSB Identification: OAK78FA016
2. FAA: http://registry.faa.gov/aircraftinquiry/NNum_Results.aspx?omni=Home-N-Number&nNumberTxt=3783N
2. Air Britain: http://www.ab-ix.co.uk/d-1000_to_d-1999.pdf


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
25-Feb-2008 12:00 ASN archive Added
21-Jul-2016 19:21 Dr.John Smith Updated [Operator, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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