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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 152856
Last updated: 18 June 2020
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Date:08-JUL-1972
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic C421 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 421
Owner/operator:Western Construction & Lumber
Registration: CF-XWI
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 6 / Occupants: 6
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Mt. Wartenbe, British Columbia -   Canada
Phase: En route
Nature:Executive
Departure airport:Edmonton, AB
Destination airport:Chetwynd,BC
Narrative:
Aircraft left Edmonton, AB. Saturday,July 8th, 1972, on flight to Chetwynd ,BC, to check out mining prospective. Heavy rain, low ceiling. Last known radio contact Dawson Creek, BC. Emergency location transmitter allowed for location of aircraft which had flown into Mt. Wartenbe, B.C. There were no survivors among the pilot and five passengers. Cause was controlled flight into terrain ,VFR under instrument meteorological conditions.

Sources:

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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
29-Jan-2013 00:22 navyzuiho Added
30-Jan-2013 13:42 navyzuiho Updated [Narrative]

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