Accident Rockwell S-2R Thrush Commander N8953Q,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 2924
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Date:Saturday 6 January 1973
Type:Silhouette image of generic SS2P model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Rockwell S-2R Thrush Commander
Registration: N8953Q
MSN: 1623R
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:near Azores Islands -   Atlantic Ocean
Phase: En route
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Santa Maria, Azores
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
flew 16hrs in 24hr period.Inflt with otr acft,lost ctc.Radio trans-fuel ex,ditching.Aircraft not found

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: 
Report number: MIA73DKT64
Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report



Revision history:

25-Feb-2008 12:00 ASN archive Added
06-Jan-2022 02:55 Ron Averes Updated [Location, Destination airport, Damage]
06-Jan-2022 02:56 Ron Averes Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
08-Jan-2022 00:28 Ron Averes Updated [Aircraft type]

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