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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 230022
Last updated: 9 May 2021
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Date:16-OCT-2019
Time:20:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic PA27 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-23-250 Aztec F
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: N778PA
MSN: 27-7854053
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Aircraft missing
Location:Gulf of Mexico -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Cape Girardeau Airport, MO (CGI/KCGI)
Destination airport:Louisiana Regional Airport, LA (REG/KREG)
Narrative:
A Piper PA-23-250 Aztec F is missing. Search operations are being conducted.
On Sunday 20 October 2019 search operations were suspended by the U.S. Coadt Guard. The pilot is deemed to have died in the crash.

Sources:

https://www.katc.com/news/covering-louisiana/search-underway-for-missing-plane-and-pilot-in-gulf-of-mexico
https://flightaware.com/live/flight/N778PA

https://flightaware.com/photos/view/436021-6d48f30369215ca9f4a9f7dc4a36e14332932f49/aircrafttype/PA27 (photo)

Location


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Oct-2019 17:02 gerard57 Added
17-Oct-2019 17:16 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
21-Oct-2019 08:11 gerard57 Updated [Total fatalities, Narrative]

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