Accident Cessna P210N Pressurized Centurion II N1400,
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Date:Wednesday 15 November 2023
Time:c. 21:32 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic P210 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Cessna P210N Pressurized Centurion II
Registration: N1400
MSN: P21000277
Year of manufacture:1979
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:La Jolla, near San Diego, CA -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Concord-Buchanan Field, CA (CCR/KCCR)
Destination airport:French Valley Airport (F70)
Investigating agency: NTSB
A Cessna P210N Pressurized Centurion II crashed due to fuel exhaustion in La Jolla, near San Diego, California, while trying to divert from French Valley Airport (F70) to Montgomery-Gibbs Executive Airport (MYF/KMYF).
The sole pilot perished, and the aircraft received substantial damage.

He missed switching to the KMYF advisory channel and tried twice to activate the runway lights on the wrong frequency. He reported not being able to see the runway and went missed, then ran out of fuel. He had a prior missed approach at French Valley Airport (F70).




Revision history:

16-Nov-2023 12:39 gerard57 Added
16-Nov-2023 13:28 harro Updated [Registration, Other fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Source]
16-Nov-2023 13:29 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Other fatalities]
16-Nov-2023 14:28 aaronwk Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
16-Nov-2023 15:18 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Total occupants, Location, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative, Category]
16-Nov-2023 16:17 Captain Adam Updated [Source, Narrative]
16-Nov-2023 16:53 RobertMB Updated [Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
16-Nov-2023 18:18 ewumnrr Updated [Narrative]
16-Nov-2023 18:47 RobertMB Updated [Destination airport, Narrative]
17-Nov-2023 07:10 GeckoTH Updated [Embed code]
17-Nov-2023 16:28 johnwg Updated [Destination airport, Source, Narrative, Category]

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