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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 9914
Last updated: 15 February 2020
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Date:19-NOV-1978
Time:
Type:Lake LA-4 Buccaneer
Owner/operator:Shirley Severson (owner)
Registration: N2767P
C/n / msn: 908
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Between Homer and Anchorage, Alaksa -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Homer, Alaska
Destination airport:Anchorage, Alaska
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:
Presumed destroyed 19-11-1978 when went missing on a flight between Homer and Anchorage, Alaska: both persons on board (pilot and one passenger) presumed killed. Injury and damage index presumed. Pilot reportedly maintained VFR flight into adverse weather conditions. Pilot stated going out over inlet. No wreckage found nor any trace of the two POB. Assumed aircraft crashed into the sea, sank and was not recovered.

Registration N2767P finally cancelled by the FAA on 09-07-2013, almost 35 years later!

Sources:

1. NTSB Identification: ANC79DA021 at https://www.ntsb.gov/_layouts/ntsb.aviation/brief.aspx?ev_id=38407&key=0&queryId=42a11e25-ddff-4e6c-8370-6fdb022dadd7&pgno=1&pgsize=50
2. FAA: http://registry.faa.gov/aircraftinquiry/NNum_Results.aspx?omni=Home-N-Number&nNumberTxt=2767P


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
25-Feb-2008 12:00 ASN archive Added
22-Mar-2014 07:55 BP Updated [Cn]
27-Jul-2016 21:59 Dr.John Smith Updated [Time, Operator, Location, Country, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
27-Jul-2016 22:02 Dr.John Smith Updated [Operator, Narrative]

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