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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 263412
Last updated: 9 September 2021
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Date:20-JUL-1961
Time:morning
Type:Silhouette image of generic C172 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 172B
Owner/operator:Coastal States Aviation Inc
Registration: N6975X
MSN: 172-47875
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:ca 15 mi S of Yorktown, TX -   United States of America
Phase:
Nature:SU
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Cessna Skyhawk crashed while surveying a transmission line for Coastel States Transmission Co. Pilot Charles F. Wood (26) attempted an emergency landing on a highway with engine out.

Sources:

The Victoria Advocat 21 July 1961, p1


Revision history:

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