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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 28395
Last updated: 16 October 2021
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Date:02-OCT-1952
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:Campbell Chain Co
Registration: N1515V
MSN: 04336
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 6
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:York Airport, PA -   United States of America
Phase: Take off
Nature:Executive
Departure airport:York Airport, PA
Destination airport:Nantucket, MA
Narrative:
Burst into flames less than a minute after an emergency landing. One engine stopped just after taking off. Pilot Charles Frew Jr. and five passengers escaped injuries.

Sources:

World Directory of Airliner Crashes/Terry Denham
The Gettysburg Times 4 October 1952, p4


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
17-Mar-2010 07:40 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Other fatalities, Damage, Narrative]
18-Mar-2012 11:23 TB Updated [Other fatalities, Source, Narrative]
19-Mar-2012 03:38 TB Updated [Operator, Source]
11-Dec-2019 13:36 TB Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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