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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 170918
Last updated: 1 November 2019
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Date:25-JUL-1959
Time:morning
Type:Silhouette image of generic C172 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 172A **
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: N....
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Guanabo/Havana -   Cuba
Phase: Take off
Nature:Illegal Flight
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Small airplane (two-seater*) shot down by Police patrol while taking-off from road. Crashed and caught fire. Pilot Rafael Del Pino injured. **wreckage identified as an early Cessna 172A.

Sources:

El Litoral 25 July 1959, p1*
Madera Tribune 28 July 1959, p1
Youngstown Vindicator 26 July 1959, p10A (photo)**


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
31-Mar-2015 18:35 TB Updated [Date, Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Total occupants, Location, Country, Phase, Nature, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
14-Nov-2017 20:59 TB Updated [Source, Narrative]
30-Nov-2017 19:22 TB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Source, Narrative]
01-Nov-2019 17:17 Uli Elch Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]

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