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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 259805
 
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Date:03-SEP-1962
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic P28A model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Piper PA-28-160 Cherokee
Owner/operator:Travelodge Corp.
Registration: N5358W
MSN: 28-160
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Big Bear, CA -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Big Bear Lake, CA
Destination airport:San Diego, CA
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
Crashed into trees in rugged mountains. Two children found alive after three days.

Sources:

Youngstown Vindicator 7 September 1962, p1ff
San Bernardino Sun 7 September 1962


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
12-May-2021 19:24 TB Added
16-May-2021 11:50 TB Updated [Aircraft type]
20-Jan-2022 14:14 Cobar Updated [Departure airport]

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