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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 179136
Last updated: 13 September 2020
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Date:16-JUN-1954
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic C170 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 170
Owner/operator:private
Registration: HB-CAN
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:5,3 km from Zug -   Switzerland
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:LSGG Geneva
Destination airport:LSZH Zürch
Narrative:
Crashed Unterägeri Hinterwald. The aircraft took-off at Geneva at 20:30 with to TV-operators as passengers with the films of the soccer world championship Mexico-Brazil to bring them to the studio in Zürich.

Sources:

Folha da Manhã 18 June 1954, p1
Tribune de Lausanne 168, 17.6.1954, p12 (text)
Feuille d'Avis de Lausanne 141, 18.6.1954, p2 (picture)
Tribune de Lausanne 169, 18.6.1954, p1 (picture)


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
30-Aug-2015 17:12 TB Added
24-Sep-2015 12:08 sparrow9 Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
01-Nov-2015 20:05 TB Updated [Location, Source, Narrative]

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