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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 8407
Last updated: 22 July 2020
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Date:28-JUN-1964
Time:17:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic C310 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 310B
Owner/operator:Western Alliance Leasing Co Inc
Registration: N5456A
C/n / msn: 35656
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Aspen, Colorado -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Executive
Departure airport:Aspen, Colorado
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:
Written off (destroyed) 28/6/1964 when crashed at Aspen, Colorado, killing all four persons on board (pilot and three passengers). The NTSB report notes that the aircraft experienced a CFIT (Controlled Flight Into Terrain) due to the "pilot in commanded continuing VFR flight in adverse weather conditions". Aircraft originally posted as "missing" until wreckage located: recovery date of wreckage 17/10/1964 (some four months later).

Sources:

1. NTSB Identification: Unknown at https://www.ntsb.gov/_layouts/ntsb.aviation/brief.aspx?ev_id=80466&key=0
2. FAA: http://registry.faa.gov/aircraftinquiry/NNum_Results.aspx?omni=Home-N-Number&nNumberTxt=5456A


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
25-Feb-2008 12:00 ASN archive Added
17-Aug-2016 13:52 Dr.John Smith Updated [Cn, Operator, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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