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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 3517
Last updated: 27 October 2019
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Date:11-FEB-1980
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic BE58 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Beechcraft 58 Baron
Owner/operator:Alfred Marshall t/a Marshall's Air
Registration: N9027Q
C/n / msn: TH-77
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Aircraft missing
Location:Atlantic Ocean, off St. Thomas, US Virgin Islands -   U.S. Virgin Islands
Phase: En route
Nature:Illegal Flight
Departure airport:Cyril E. King Airport, Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas, US Virgin Islands
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Aircraft went missing on a flight from Cyril E. King Airport, Charlotte Amalie, on the island of St. Thomas in the United States Virgin Islands. Aircraft reported stolen whilst parked out in the open at St Thomas (hence "illegal flight"). Radio reports of ditching in Atlantic after aircraft ran out of fuel not confirmed. The pilot (the sole person on board) was killed. Injury to pilot and damage index presumed, as no trace of the aircraft or its pilot was ever found.

Registration N9027Q belatedly cancelled by the FAA on November 20 2014 - 34 years later!

Sources:

1. National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) Identification: MIA80DA043
2. FAA: http://registry.faa.gov/aircraftinquiry/NNum_Results.aspx?omni=Home-N-Number&nNumberTxt=9027Q


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
25-Feb-2008 12:00 ASN archive Added
03-Mar-2016 23:54 Dr.John Smith Updated [Time, Operator, Location, Country, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]

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