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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 2767
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Type:Silhouette image of generic AC50 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Aero Commander 500A
Owner/operator:William J Whitehurst II
Registration: N6170X
MSN: 500-A-1032-42
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Mcalpin, Suwannee County, Florida -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Gainesville Regional Airport (GNV/KGNV) Gainesville, FLA
Destination airport:Tallahassee Regional Airport (TLH/KTLH) Tallahassee, FLA
Investigating agency: NTSB
Written off (daMAged beyond repair) 16.12.1970 when broke up in flight and crashed at Macalpin, Suwannee County, Florida (at approximate Coordinates: 3008′21″N 8257′06″W). Aircraft flew into area of known thunderstorms and severe weather. Aircraft destroyed: Both wings and tail separated. Pilot (sole person on board) killed.


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2. FAA:

Revision history:

25-Feb-2008 12:00 ASN archive Added
20-Nov-2014 12:26 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
20-Nov-2014 12:27 Dr. John Smith Updated [Source, Narrative]

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