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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 129071
Last updated: 14 November 2019
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Date:11-DEC-1971
Time:08:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic PA32 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-32
Owner/operator:Blackwell Flying Services
Registration: N8965N
C/n / msn: 32-40775
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Atlantic Ocean, between Bahamas and Jamaica -   Atlantic Ocean
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Long Island, Bahamas
Destination airport:Jamaica
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:
Written off (destroyed) 11-12-1971: ditched into the Atlantic Ocean between Long Island, Bahamas, and Jamaica, due to engine failure. The two persons on board (pilot and one passenger) survived and were rescued. The aircraft, however sank in deep water, and was not recovered.

Sources:

1. NTSB Identification: MIA72DKJ38 at https://www.ntsb.gov/_layouts/ntsb.aviation/brief.aspx?ev_id=63259&key=0&queryId=5c41afac-621c-44bb-bf16-50196f3eb8f9&pgsize=50_
2. FAA: http://registry.faa.gov/aircraftinquiry/NNum_Results.aspx?omni=Home-N-Number&nNumberTxt=8965N


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
06-Sep-2016 17:24 Dr.John Smith Updated [Cn, Operator, Location, Nature, Source, Narrative]

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