Accident Cessna 172 N8525B, Saturday 25 April 1959
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Date:Saturday 25 April 1959
Type:Silhouette image of generic C172 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Cessna 172
Owner/operator:Valley Pilots Flying Club
Registration: N8525B
MSN: 36225
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Feather River 30 miles NE of Oroville, CA -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Napa, CA
Destination airport:Reno, NV
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Disappeared. Search was given up 3 May 1959, crashed in a severe thunder storm 50 miles of course. Wreck discovered September 28 1966


Healsburg Tribune 7 May 1959, p3“Robert+Remell”-------

Revision history:

13-Nov-2017 21:22 TB Added
29-Feb-2024 11:25 Cobar Updated [Registration, Cn, Operator, Location, Source, Narrative]

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