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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 227921
Last updated: 18 December 2019
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Date:21-MAR-1960
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic PA24 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-24 Comanche
Owner/operator:private
Registration: N6137.
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Matanzas -   Cuba
Phase:
Nature:Illegal Flight
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Shot down while overflying Matanzas province. Forced landed. Pilots Howard (33) and Chigalli (35) slightly injured and captured.

Sources:

Jornal do Brasil 22 March 1960, p2 (photo)


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
06-Aug-2019 07:52 TB Added
01-Nov-2019 17:18 Uli Elch Updated [Operator, Location]
18-Dec-2019 19:51 TB Updated [Operator]
18-Dec-2019 19:52 TB Updated [Location]

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