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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 188315
Last updated: 10 September 2020
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Date:02-JAN-1975
Time:12:57
Type:Silhouette image of generic BE35 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Beechcraft 35 Bonanza
Owner/operator:Madhya Pradesh Government
Registration: VT-CYI
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Dalmau, Uttar Pradesh state -   India
Phase: En route
Nature:Executive
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The aircraft entered IMC in while the pilot continued visual flight. The aircraft entered a descending spiral. the pilot applied an incorrect recovery technique causing the plane to overstress and break up. The passengers were senior officers of the Madhya Pradesh government.

Sources:

Civil aircraft accidents 1975 / Ministry of Tourism and Civil Aviation, CAD, ASD
The Straits Times 3 January 1975, p22


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
23-Jun-2016 12:24 harro Added
18-Mar-2019 13:42 TB Updated [Operator, Source, Narrative]
10-Sep-2020 15:56 Anon. Updated [Location, Narrative]

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