Accident North American Sabreliner 40 N739R,
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Date:Sunday 14 May 1967
Type:Silhouette image of generic SBR1 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
North American Sabreliner 40
Owner/operator:Container Corp. of America
Registration: N739R
MSN: 282-78
Year of manufacture:1967
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:10 km NW off Ventura, CA -   United States of America
Phase: Unknown
Departure airport:Santa Barbara Municipal Airport, CA (SBA/KSBA)
Destination airport:Los Angeles International Airport, CA (LAX/KLAX)
Investigating agency: NTSB
Confidence Rating: Accident investigation report completed and information captured
Crashed into Pacific Ocean. Eyewitnesses reported seeing the aircraft suddenly diving into the water, about 800 yards off shore.

PROBABLE CAUSE: "Undetermined."

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: NTSB
Report number: LAX67A0106
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 5 months
Download report: Final report


San Bernardino Sun, Volume 73, 15 May 1967

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