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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 13642
Last updated: 18 November 2021
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Time:05:17 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic PA31 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-31P Pressurized Navajo
Owner/operator:Refrigerated Transport Co Inc
Registration: N6840L
MSN: 31P-44
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Tampa International Airport, Tampa, Hillsborough County, Florida -   United States of America
Phase: Initial climb
Departure airport:Tampa International Airport (TPA/KTPA)
Destination airport:Coral Creek Airport, Boca Grande, Florida (FAA LID: FA54)
Written off (destroyed) 15 June 1973 when crashed at Tampa International Airport (TPA/KTPA,) Tampa, Hillsborough County, Florida. Pilot declared emergency due to engine failure on climb out. Aircraft crash landed, and slid into a building. Left hand propeller feathered. Pilot (sole person on board) killed.


1. NTSB Identification: MIA73AM109 at
2. FAA:

Revision history:

25-Feb-2008 12:00 ASN archive Added
27-Apr-2015 00:14 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
21-Sep-2017 17:25 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Source]

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