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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 162041
 
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Date:10-NOV-2013
Time:10:57
Type:Silhouette image of generic SR22 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cirrus SR22 G2
Owner/operator:First Class Flyers LLC
Registration: N432BC
MSN: 1193
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:North of Grand Bahama Int'l Airport - MYGF, Freeport, Grand Bahama -   Bahamas
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Passenger - Non-Scheduled/charter/Air Taxi
Departure airport:MYGF
Destination airport:MYGF
Investigating agency: BAID
Narrative:
Aircraft on a sight seeing flight has been found crashed 7 miles off of Grand Bahama Island. All four occupants were killed.

PROBABLE CAUSE
The probable cause of this accident has been determined as; loss of control as a result of a stall/spin condition with insufficient altitude for a safe recovery.
- Pilot did not deploy CAPS to recover from a spin.

Sources:

http://www.tribune242.com/news/2013/nov/10/four-dead-plane-crash/
http://www.bahamaislandsinfo.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=16302:police-investigating-plane-crash-off-grand-bahama&catid=92:police-reports&Itemid=211
http://abcnews.go.com/International/t/story/bahamas-police-small-plane-crash-kills-20845795?ref=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.google.com%2F
http://web.archive.org/web/20140114222547/http://www.wishtv.com:80/news/local/fishers-man-killed-in-bahamas-plane-crash

http://www.airport-data.com/aircraft/N432BC.html

https://6f0351cf-8d71-43fe-8c35-5f33d1ae82bf.filesusr.com/ugd/fbeb16_fbbd063e67134795ba5fdc9581062724.pdf

Accident investigation:
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Investigating agency: BAID
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 1 year and 7 months
Download report: Final report


Images:

Photo of N432BC courtesy AirHistory.net


Oshkosh - Wittman Regional (KOSH / OSH)
31 July 2009; (c) Alex Christie

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
10-Nov-2013 20:57 bizjets101 Added
10-Nov-2013 23:42 Geno Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Plane category]
11-Nov-2013 05:24 Geno Updated [Source]
11-Nov-2013 08:59 gerard57 Updated [Damage]
14-Nov-2013 16:19 Alpine Flight Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Location, Narrative]
21-Dec-2016 19:28 ASN Update Bot Updated [Time, Damage, Category, Investigating agency]
09-May-2020 07:55 KagurazakaHanayo Updated [Source, Narrative]
09-May-2020 07:55 harro Updated [Nature, Narrative, Accident report, ]

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