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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 175010
Last updated: 15 September 2021
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Date:28-OCT-1959
Time:night
Type:Silhouette image of generic C310 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 310
Owner/operator:Fuerza Aérea Revolucionaria (FAR)
Registration: 53
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Straits of Florida off Cuba -   Cuba
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Camagüey (18:00)
Destination airport:Havana
Narrative:
Disappeared over sea during night flight. Never found. Cnel Camilo Cienfuegos (26), pilot 1°Ten Luciano Farinas Rodriguez and Major Félix Rodriguez.

Sources:

http://www.santafe.gov.ar/hemerotecadigital/diario/25852/
Scramble
http://www.historyofcuba.com/history/camilo.htm
http://cubaaldescubierto.com/?attachment_id=5213
Youngstown Vindicator 7 November 1959, p1


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
01-Apr-2015 17:14 TB Added
02-Dec-2017 14:33 TB Updated [Source]
02-Jan-2020 19:44 Noman Updated [Location]

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