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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 11669
Last updated: 13 November 2020
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Date:29-MAR-1969
Time:day
Type:Silhouette image of generic PA27 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-23-250 Aztec
Owner/operator:Metropolitan Air Services Inc
Registration: N6116Y
C/n / msn: 27-3325
Fatalities:Fatalities: 6 / Occupants: 6
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Between Atlantic City and Teterboro, New Jersey -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Atlantic City International Airport, NJ (ACY/KACY)
Destination airport:Teterboro Airport, NJ (TEB/KTEB)
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:
Piper PA-23-250 Aztec N6116Y: Presumed written off (damaged beyond repair) March 29 1969 when went missing on a flight between Atlantic City (New Jersey) and Teterboro (New Jersey). Aircraft presumed crashed into the Atlantic Ocean off the coast of New Jersey. All six persons on board (pilot and five passengers) killed. No trace of the aircraft or passengers was ever found, so no cause to the accident could be attributed

Sources:

1. NTSB Identification: NYC69A0091: https://www.ntsb.gov/_layouts/ntsb.aviation/brief.aspx?ev_id=8161&key=0
2. https://registry.faa.gov/aircraftinquiry/Search/NNumberResult


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
25-Feb-2008 12:00 ASN archive Added
09-Jan-2010 12:24 harro Updated [Country, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
13-Nov-2020 22:26 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Location, Source, Narrative]

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