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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 145887
Last updated: 29 August 2021
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Type:Stinson SM-6000-B
Owner/operator:Nicaragua Atlantic Coast Airways (NACA), EW Kingsley
Registration: NC484Y
MSN: 5020
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Bonanza -   Nicaragua
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Managua (7:00)
Destination airport:Bonanza mines
Disappeared in the jungle on cargo flight to the Bonanza mines about 80 km from the east coast. Pilot Earl Willet Kingsley. Typ reported as Stinson Trimotor. Airline owner Thomas Patrick Fitzgerald (two Fokker Super Universal in use). Wreckage found April 1948 on a mountain near the Bonanza mines.


Revision history:

29-May-2012 09:49 TB Added
29-May-2012 10:08 TB Updated [Location, Destination airport, Narrative]
31-May-2012 11:09 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Cn]
01-Jun-2012 09:23 TB Updated [Registration, Narrative]
18-Sep-2016 18:40 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Departure airport]
17-Aug-2021 13:26 Cobar Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Source]

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