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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 8782
Last updated: 26 February 2021
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Date:16-DEC-1972
Time:10:33
Type:Silhouette image of generic C421 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 421
Owner/operator:
Registration: N121X
C/n / msn: 421-0166
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:3
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Cheektowaga, NY -   United States of America
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:KBUF
Destination airport:Allentown, PA
Narrative:
pwr loss l eng.Spark plug fouled,psbl slow wastegate opn.Fuel shut off,prop not fthrd. Crashed into houses in suburb and caught fire.

Sources:

NTSB
La Nación 18 December 1972, p24


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
25-Feb-2008 12:00 ASN archive Added
10-Dec-2012 13:18 waypointone Updated [Departure airport]
30-Apr-2017 19:50 TB Updated [Other fatalities, Source, Narrative]

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