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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 179776
Last updated: 2 December 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic C170 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 170
Registration: HB-CAR
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Ligny-en-Barrois, Meuse -   France
Phase: En route
Departure airport:LSZH Zürich
Destination airport:EGCR London-Croydon
In bad weather the aircraft hit a tree with a wing, crashed and burned. The pilot was killed and his passenger was carried to hospital. The next day reassuring news concerning his state were given.


Feuille d'Avis de Lausanne 107, 9.5.1951, p.24: Text
Tribune de Lausanne 131, 12.5.1951, p.3: Foto

Revision history:

22-Sep-2015 16:11 sparrow9 Added
10-Sep-2018 19:38 TB Updated [Operator, Location]

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