Accident Beechcraft 35 Bonanza HB-ECA, Sunday 8 July 1951
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Date:Sunday 8 July 1951
Time:c. 12:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic BE35 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Beechcraft 35 Bonanza
Registration: HB-ECA
MSN: D-1038
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Biel -   Switzerland
Phase: Take off
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Crashed from 80 meters altitude after loss of power and caught fire. Pilot Ernest Althaus and *three senior passengers.


Schaffhauser Nachrichten 9 July 1951.
*A Noite 9 July 1951, p5

Revision history:

15-Nov-2018 20:19 TB Added
19-Nov-2019 10:24 TB Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Source, Narrative]
26-Jan-2021 12:04 TB Updated [Registration, Operator, Source]
28-Jan-2021 18:00 TB Updated [Registration, Cn]

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