Incident Beechcraft D18S N44650,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 274022
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Date:Friday 5 January 1951
Type:Silhouette image of generic BE18 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Beechcraft D18S
Owner/operator:J R Watkins Company
Registration: N44650
MSN: A-57
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Dresbach, MI -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Daytona Beach, FL
Destination airport:Winona, MI
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Crashed in a blinding snow storm on the ice of the Mississippi river nosed over and skidded for 400ft. Was trying to land at La Crosse Airport, WI because of the bad weather conditions at Winona.


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11-Jan-2022 14:26 Cobar Added

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