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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 2772
Last updated: 13 April 2019
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Date:14-MAY-1966
Time:18:17
Type:Silhouette image of generic AC50 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Aero Commander 500B
Owner/operator:Aspen Airways
Registration: N6227X
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Brighton, Adams County, Colorado (at co-ordinates 39'58"N, 104'48"W) -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Training
Departure airport:Stapleton International Airport (DEN/KDEN) Denver, CO
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:
Written off 14.05.1966: flight purpose practice stalls,single engine and emergency procedures.Aircraft did not have dual flight controls, and was destroyed when it crashed at Brighton, Adams County, Colorado (at approximate co-ordinates 39'58"N, 104'48"W). Cause of crash attributed to the aircraft stalling and spun in.

Sources:

1. NTSB: https://www.ntsb.gov/aviationquery/brief.aspx?ev_id=70205&key=0
2. http://baaa-acro.maleo.net/1966/archives/crash-of-a-rockwell-aero-commander-500-in-colorado-2-killed/
3. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aspen_Airway
4. http://voidmain.is-a-geek.net/crash/
5. http://planecrashmap.com/plane/co/N6227X/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
25-Feb-2008 12:00 ASN archive Added
19-Nov-2014 12:26 Dr. John Smith Updated [Location, Nature, Source, Narrative]
19-Nov-2014 12:32 Dr. John Smith Updated [Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
19-Nov-2014 12:34 Dr. John Smith Updated [Narrative]

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