Accident Beechcraft B35 Bonanza N8898A, 10 Dec 1963
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Type:Silhouette image of generic BE35 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Beechcraft B35 Bonanza
Registration: N8898A
MSN: D-2596
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Aguaruto, SIN -   Mexico
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:Culiacán, SIN
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Crashed at Aguaruto, 5 km from Culiacán Airport. Pilot/owner Wallace A. Smith. One passenger survived. Seen low flying over Bachigualato to locate the airport and reported attempted an emergency landing at Aguaruto, but hit an electrical post, crashed and caught fire. Two US and two mexican citizen.


El Informador 17 DEC 1963, p7B
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette 12 DEC 1963, p6

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25-Nov-2021 20:24 TB Added
27-Dec-2021 17:21 TB Updated [Date, Source, Narrative]

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