Accident Aero Commander 500B N6254X,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 2769
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Date:Tuesday 12 January 1971
Type:Silhouette image of generic AC50 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Aero Commander 500B
Owner/operator:Racran Corp
Registration: N6254X
MSN: 1123-70
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:3 miles from McKellar–Sipes Regional Airport, Jackson, TN -   United States of America
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:JacksoN International Airport (JAN/KJAN)
Destination airport:McKellar–Sipes Regional Airport (IATA: MKL[2], ICAO: KMKL
Investigating agency: NTSB
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Written off (damaged beyond repair) 12.01.1971: crashed 3 miles short of the runway threshold at McKellar–Sipes Regional Airport, Jackson, TN when made IFR approach at too low an altitude. Aircraft descended below mda of 760 feet and collided with trees. Aircraft then fell to the ground, caught fire, and the two persons on board (pilot and one passenger) were killed.


1. NTSB:
2. FAA:

Revision history:

25-Feb-2008 12:00 ASN archive Added
20-Nov-2014 13:06 Dr. John Smith Updated [Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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