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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 8482
Last updated: 30 March 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic C310 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 310J
Owner/operator:Chatham Aviation Inc
Registration: N3096L
C/n / msn: 310J-0096
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Nantucket Sound, Massachusetts -   United States of America
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:Morristown, NJ (MMU/KMMU)
Destination airport:Nantucket,Mass (ACK/KACK)
Investigating agency: NTSB
Written off September 9 1972 when went missing on a flight between Morristown, New Jersey, and Nantucket, Massachusetts. Pilot was cleared for ILS back course approach at destination. Believed to have crashed in Nantucket Sound, Massachusetts. Damage to aircraft and injury to the 44-year-old pilot (the sole person on board) presumed, as no trace of the aircraft or the pilot was ever found.

Registration N3096L formally cancelled by the FAA on June 21 1973



Revision history:

25-Feb-2008 12:00 ASN archive Added
10-Jun-2014 21:50 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Location, Country, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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