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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 13876
Last updated: 11 October 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic PA34 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-34-200 Seneca
Owner/operator:Skyway Air Services Ltd
Registration: C-GICQ
MSN: 34-7450115
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Lynden, Washington -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Langley, British Columbia
Destination airport:Langley, British Columbia
Investigating agency: NTSB
Written off (destroyed) when lost right outer wing panel in collision. with another aircraft over Lynden, Washington on March 16, 1978. Per the NTSB report "PILOT IN COMMAND - FAILED TO SEE AND AVOID OTHER AIRCRAFT; NO EVASIVE ACTION TAKEN". All three persons on board the Piper were killed; the pilot of the other aircraft (flying solo) survived.

Canadian Certificate of Registration: Cancelled 25-03-1986


1. NTSB Identification: SEA78FA022 at

Revision history:

25-Feb-2008 12:00 ASN archive Added
29-Nov-2016 21:08 Dr. John Smith Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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