Accident Cessna 172F N5552R, Saturday 18 September 1971
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Date:Saturday 18 September 1971
Type:Silhouette image of generic C172 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Cessna 172F
Owner/operator:United Coopera
Registration: N5552R
MSN: 172-53139
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Capitan, NM -   United States of America
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Roswell,N Mex
Investigating agency: NTSB
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
flew into known icing cond.Un maintain alt,tried to lnd on road.No pitot heat or de-icer equipment

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: NTSB
Report number: DEN72AD014
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 6 months
Download report: Final report



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