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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 170663
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Type:Silhouette image of generic C310 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 310R
Owner/operator:Owls Roost Flying Club
Registration: N310WL
MSN: 310R0585
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Atlantic Ocean, near North Eleuthera Airport (MYEH), North Eleuthera -   Bahamas
Phase: En route
Departure airport:At Lucie Co Int'l (KFPR)
Destination airport:Governor's Harbour (GHB/MYEM)
Investigating agency: BAID
While being vectored to the North Eleuthera Airport (MYEH), the aircraft impacted the waters of the Atlantic Ocean near North Eleuthera. The airplane is missing and the deceased sole pilot onboard was recovered. Weather was a factor in the accident.

The probable cause of this accident has been determined as controlled flight into terrain possibly due to the effects of spatial disorientation as a result of the poor visibility and weather conditions.


Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: BAID
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 10 months
Download report: Final report

Revision history:

26-Oct-2014 05:31 Geno Added
26-Oct-2014 05:51 Geno Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source]
28-Oct-2014 20:58 Anon. Updated [Damage]
21-Dec-2016 19:28 ASN Update Bot Updated [Time, Damage, Category, Investigating agency]
09-May-2020 07:34 KagurazakaHanayo Updated [Time, Nature, Source, Narrative]
09-May-2020 07:34 harro Updated [Narrative, Accident report, ]

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