Incident PZL-104 Wilga CU-..., 16 Aug 1996
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Date:16-AUG-1996
Time:day
Type:Silhouette image of generic PZ04 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
PZL-104 Wilga
Owner/operator:
Registration: CU-...
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:off Florida -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Illegal Flight
Departure airport:Cuba
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
Ditched about 80 km from Florida coast out of fuel after reported hijacked by three Cuban passengers to fly to Florida. Occupants rescued by a russian ship. Cuban highwinged single engined "Wilga".

Sources:

El Informador 17 August 1996, p7A/19 August 1996, p12A


Revision history:

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13-Jun-2018 14:34 TB Added
13-Jun-2018 14:35 TB Updated [Source]

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