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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 215554
Last updated: 28 April 2019
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Date:08-JAN-1961
Time:night
Type:Silhouette image of generic BE50 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Beechcraft 50 Twin Bonanza
Owner/operator:
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Aircraft missing
Location:8 km from ilha de Santa Maria -   Portugal
Phase: En route
Nature:Ferry/positioning
Departure airport:Gander (14:15 TMG)
Destination airport:Lajes, Açores
Narrative:
Canadian bi-motor "Bonanza Folero" disappeared on flight from Gander to Lajes after pilot Baron reported difficulties.

Sources:

Diário de Lisboa 8 January 1961, p1+14ff


Revision history:

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21-Sep-2018 20:18 TB Added

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