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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 249856
Last updated: 10 May 2021
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Date:16-APR-2021
Time:21:55
Type:Silhouette image of generic PA31 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-31-350 Navajo Chieftain
Owner/operator:Goyo Air LLC
Registration: N827RD
MSN: 31-7652094
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:near South Bimini Airport (BIM/MYBS), South Bimini -   Bahamas
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Ferry/positioning
Departure airport:South Bimini Airport (BIM/MYBS), Bahamas
Destination airport:Miami Executive Airport, FL (TMB/KTMB)
Narrative:
The aircraft impacted shallow water shortly after takeoff from South Bimini Airport (BIM/MYBS), South Bimini, Bahamas.

The airplane sustained substantial damage. The two occupants were father and son. The father was seriously injured and the son was fatally injured.

The aircraft was registered to the new operator on March 30th, 2021.

Sources:

https://wsvn.com/news/us-world/son-killed-father-hospitalized-after-opa-locka-bound-plane-crashes-after-takeoff-from-bimini/
https://thenassauguardian.com/man-killed-in-plane-crash-near-bimini/
http://www.tribune242.com/news/2021/apr/17/one-dead-one-injured-after-aircraft-crashes-south-/?news
https://bahamaspress.com/father-and-son-died-in-a-plane-crash-near-south-bimini-last-evening/
https://globe.adsbexchange.com/?icao=ab4c57&lat=25.676&lon=-79.283&zoom=12.3&showTrace=2021-04-17&leg=2

Media:


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Apr-2021 12:17 gerard57 Added
17-Apr-2021 13:41 Captain Adam Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Total fatalities, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Embed code, Narrative]
17-Apr-2021 14:13 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Nature, Destination airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
17-Apr-2021 19:30 RobertMB Updated [Total occupants, Source, Narrative]
18-Apr-2021 06:14 aaronwk Updated [Total occupants, Narrative]
18-Apr-2021 07:22 RobertMB Updated [Total occupants, Source, Embed code, Damage, Narrative]
18-Apr-2021 10:10 RobertMB Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Source]
18-Apr-2021 11:29 aaronwk Updated [Time, Source, Narrative]
18-Apr-2021 13:21 Captain Adam Updated [Embed code, Narrative]
18-Apr-2021 15:30 aaronwk Updated [Embed code, Narrative]

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