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Narrative:A pilot whose plane crashed into the ocean off the Massachusetts coast has been rescued by a fishing vessel.
|Type:||Piper J5A Cruiser|
|C/n / msn:|| 51217|
|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1|
|Airplane damage:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Location:||Offshore 12 nautical miles east of Gloucester, MA -
United States of America
|Phase:|| Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)|
The U.S. Coast Guard says the plane crashed offshore just before 5 p.m. Friday 22 June 2012 about 12 nautical miles east of Gloucester, Massachusetts.
The aircraft, a Piper J5A Cruiser, n40985, was serving as a spot plane for a fishing vessel when it went down.
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