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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 67926
Last updated: 27 November 2021
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Date:28-JUL-1962
Time:09:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic C175 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 175
Owner/operator:private
Registration: N....
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:2 mi W of Carrollton, GA -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Jackson, MS (05:30)
Destination airport:Greenville, SC
Narrative:
Spatial disorientation when flew into severe thunderstorm and nose dived into terraced field. The rented single-engine Cessna 175 was green and ivory in color. Pilot Fred L. McAlister Jr. (28), Jackson, MS, and family.

Sources:

Lakeland Ledger 29 July 1962, p6A


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
16-Aug-2009 11:36 mmike956 Added
24-Jan-2015 15:40 mmike956 Updated [Operator, Narrative]
27-May-2017 15:43 Anon. Updated [Registration, Source, Narrative]
09-May-2021 17:43 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Source, Narrative]
09-May-2021 18:31 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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