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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 2787
Last updated: 17 August 2019
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Date:01-OCT-1970
Time:16:18
Type:Silhouette image of generic AC50 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Aero Commander 500S Shrike Commander
Owner/operator:Carl W Bauer
Registration: N9119N
C/n / msn: 3087
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:White Castle, Iberville Parish, LA -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Harry P. Williams Memorial Airport (PTN/KPTN) Patterson, Louisiana
Destination airport:Baton Rouge Metropolitan Airport Ryan Field (BTR/KBTR) Baton Rouge, L
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:
Written off 01.10.1970: crashed at White Castle, Iberville Parish, Louisiana (at approximate co-ordinates 3010′7″N, 918′48″W) when stalled and spun in whilst engaged in unauthorized low flying. Observers saw aircraft at an altitude too low for recovery. Both persons on board (pilot and passenger) killed.

Sources:

1. NTSB: https://www.ntsb.gov/aviationquery/brief.aspx?ev_id=627&key=0
2. FAA: http://registry.faa.gov/aircraftinquiry/NNum_Results.aspx?NNumbertxt=9119N
3. [LINK NOT WORKING ANYMORE:http://www.baaa-acro.com/1970/archives/crash-of-a-rockwell-aero-commander-500-in-louisiana-2-killed/]


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
25-Feb-2008 12:00 ASN archive Added
20-Nov-2014 00:10 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
28-Feb-2016 16:23 TB Updated [Location, Narrative]

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