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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 137223
Last updated: 16 October 2021
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Date:30-AUG-1953
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic DOVE model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland DH.104 Dove 2A
Owner/operator:C B Montgomery Construction Co
Registration: N4962N
MSN: 04326
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Grove City (29D), PA -   United States of America
Phase: Approach
Nature:Executive
Departure airport:New York City
Destination airport:Grove City Airport (K29D/29D), PA
Narrative:
"Cindy" crashed into a field heading for the airfield. Pilot Cairence E. Bell (38) and Lydia Grabe (22) killed.

Sources:

Huntingdon Daily News, 31 AUG 1953, p1+p7
http://public.fotki.com/FrogHawk/martin-field-canton/dehavilland-dove.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
18-Mar-2012 11:21 TB Updated [Date, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Country, Source, Narrative, Plane category, ]
15-Oct-2012 12:13 TB Updated [Date, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Nature, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
17-Oct-2012 12:15 TB Updated [Nature, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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