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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 9470
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Type:Silhouette image of generic ERCO model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
ERCO 415-C Ercoupe
Owner/operator:Elmer Leon Davis
Registration: N87002
MSN: 175
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Stanardsville, VA -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Plane was en route to Elkton VA, from Gordonsville, VA airport. Passenger was J. Richard Bloxom, 47. Accident cause was continued VFR flight into adverse conditions and controlled contact with the ground due to low ceiling/fog trying to cross Swift Run Gap. Plane was missing for almost four months, but found November 12, 1964.


Daily Progress newspaper article dated November 13, 1964

Revision history:

25-Feb-2008 12:00 ASN archive Added
22-Aug-2020 11:45 BEAVERSPOTTER Updated [Cn]
31-Mar-2021 11:24 FrankC Updated [Operator, Phase, Source, Narrative]

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