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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 26489
Last updated: 18 June 2020
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Date:03-NOV-1967
Time:20:12
Type:Silhouette image of generic C421 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 421 Golden Eagle
Owner/operator:Cessna Aircraft Co Inc
Registration: N4019L
C/n / msn: 421-0019
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Findlay Airport, 1 nm SW of Findlay, Hancock County, Ohio -   United States of America
Phase: Approach
Nature:Demo/Airshow/Display
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Findlay, Ohio (FDY/KFDY)
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:
Written off (destroyed) 03-11-1967 when undershot on final approach and collided with trees at Finland Airport, 1 nautical mile South West of Findlay, Hancock County, Ohio; aircraft caught fire in impact. Per the NTSB report "PILOT IN COMMAND - IMPROPER IFR OPERATION; MISJUDGED ALTITUDE; MISREAD OR FAILED TO READ ALTIMETER".

Registration N4019L cancelled by the FAA on 03-11-1967

Sources:

1. NTSB Identification: CHI68F0457 at https://www.ntsb.gov/_layouts/ntsb.aviation/brief.aspx?ev_id=15162&key=0&queryId=abaf36b0-d515-4877-85f9-d0ff713f340f&pgno=3&pgsize=200
2. FAA: http://registry.faa.gov/aircraftinquiry/NNum_Results.aspx?omni=Home-N-Number&nNumberTxt=4019L
3. [LINK NOT WORKING ANYMORE:http://www.baaa-acro.com/1967/archives/crash-of-a-cessna-421-golden-eagle-in-findlay/]


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
18-Aug-2016 01:43 Dr.John Smith Updated [Time, Cn, Operator, Location, Phase, Nature, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
18-Aug-2016 01:44 Dr.John Smith Updated [Location]

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