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Narrative:The aircraft, a Pitts S1D, N360MW, performing aerobatics over the water, initiated a maneuver at too low an altitude to recover and plunged into the Gulf of Mexico off Port Richey, Florida.
|Type:||Pitts S1D (Mfr. Shepard, Jimmy D. Jr.)|
|C/n / msn:|| 062957DS|
|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1|
|Airplane damage:|| Substantial|
|Location:||Gulf of Mexico, off New Port Richey, FL -
United States of America
|Phase:|| Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)|
|Departure airport:||FA40 - Hidden Lake Airport|
The aircraft sustained substantial damage and the pilot was killed.
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