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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 10587
Last updated: 23 November 2021
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Date:07-AUG-1969
Time:07:45
Type:Silhouette image of generic T28 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
North American T-28A
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: N2814G
MSN: 159-46
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Big Bear Creek, British Columbia -   Canada
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Anchorage, AK
Destination airport:Los Angeles, CA
Narrative:
COLLIDED WITH: WIRES/POLES
IN FLIGHT: NORMAL CRUISE
PROBABLE CAUSE(S)
PILOT IN COMMAND - FAILED TO SEE AND AVOID OBJECTS OR OBSTRUCTIONS. UNWARRANTED LOW FLYING. AIRCRAFT CAME TO REST IN WATER
REMARKS- INVESTIGATED AND REPORTED BY THE GOV OF CANADA.

Note: Official NTSB report states c/no as "49-1534", but this is, in fact, the official USAF service serial for this aircraft

Sources:

https://www.ntsb.gov/aviationquery/brief.aspx?ev_id=5667&key=0
[LINK NOT WORKING ANYMORE:http://www.logbookmag.com/databases/articles.asp?ID=90&CatID=43]
http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/1949.html
http://travelingluck.com/North%20America/Canada/British%20Columbia/_5895900_Bear%20Creek.html#local_map


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
25-Feb-2008 12:00 ASN archive Added
18-Sep-2011 18:14 Dr. John Smith Updated [Cn, Operator, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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