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Last updated: 19 September 2021
Datum:Mittwoch 11 Januar 1967
Flugzeugtyp:Chase YC-122C Avitruc
Fluggesellschaft:Bush Aviation
Kennzeichen: N122E
Baujahr: 1953
Triebwerk: 2 Wright R-1820
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 4 / Insassen: 4
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 0
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 4 / Insassen: 4
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:50 km (31.3 Meilen) NW vom Land entfernt von Bimini, Bahamas (   Atlantischer Ozean)
Flugphase: Während des Fluges (ENR)
Flug von:Fort Lauderdale International Airport, FL (FLL/KFLL), USA
Flug nach:Bimini International Airport (BIM/MYBS), Bahamas
The Chase Avitruc operated on a cargo flight from Fort Lauderale, FL and Bimini, Bahamas. It was transporting cargo for the production of a movie.
It failed to arrive at Bimini and a search plane reported seeing pieces of wreckage off Bimini.



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Distance from Fort Lauderdale International Airport, FL to Bimini International Airport as the crow flies is 97 km (61 miles).
Accident location: Global; accuracy within tens or hundreds of kilometers.

This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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