Accident Beechcraft 55 Baron N1244Z,
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Date:Saturday 12 January 1963
Type:Silhouette image of generic BE55 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Beechcraft 55 Baron
Registration: N1244Z
MSN: TC-76
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Detroit, MI -   United States of America
Phase: Take off
Departure airport:Detroit City Airport, MI
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Crashed near houses minutes after take-off in fog. Pilot Cecil L. Simms (59), Fayetteville, NY. Registration not confirmed.

Note: Baron 95-55 (TC-76); Ontario Airways Inc, Auburn, NY; canx 13 FEB 1963


Toledo Blade 13 January 1963, p1

Revision history:

12-Apr-2013 15:01 TB Added
11-Aug-2015 13:34 TB Updated [Aircraft type]
06-Apr-2021 18:32 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Source, Narrative]
05-Jun-2023 08:00 Ron Averes Updated [[Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Source, Narrative]]

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