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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 220674
Last updated: 7 October 2021
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Date:20-JAN-1962
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic BE18 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Beechcraft C18S
Owner/operator:private
Registration: N6690C
MSN: 5632
Fatalities:Fatalities: 6 / Occupants: 6
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:ca 15 mi E of Baker, CA -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Executive
Departure airport:Van Nuys, CA
Destination airport:Las Vegas, NV
Narrative:
Twin-engined Beechcraft crashed in foggy weather due to wing icing and caught fire. Pilot Grant Thomas Shepherd (35), Ammex General Insurance Co, Su Valley, CA.

Sources:

Desert Sun 22 January 1962, p1
San Bernardino Sun 22 January 1962


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
10-Jan-2019 17:58 TB Added
10-Jan-2019 18:05 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Source, Narrative]
07-Apr-2021 07:02 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Nature, Narrative]

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