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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 10111
Last updated: 18 November 2018
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Date:23-FEB-1980
Time:11:18
Type:Silhouette image of generic MU2 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Mitsubishi MU-2B-40 Solitaire
Owner/operator:Proform, Inc
Registration: N962MA
C/n / msn: 401SA
Fatalities:Fatalities: 7 / Occupants: 7
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near New Orleans, LA -   United States of America
Phase: Approach
Nature:
Departure airport:
Destination airport:NEW
Narrative:
Crashed into water 400yds left of izer, below glideslope
into Lake Pontchartrain while on approach to New Orleans-Lakefront Airport, LA (NEW) in fog, reg finally canx 23.05.13

Sources:

NTSB
AL 161
USCAR

Safety recommendations:

Safety recommendation A-82-30 issued 29 March 1982 by NTSB to FAA


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
25-Feb-2008 12:00 ASN archive Added
02-Feb-2014 20:11 wf Updated [Operator, Location, Phase, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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