Accident GAF Nomad N.24A N8071L, Saturday 1 June 1991
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Date:Saturday 1 June 1991
Type:Silhouette image of generic NOMA model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
GAF Nomad N.24A
Owner/operator:Agape Flights
Registration: N8071L
MSN: 44
Year of manufacture:1977
Engine model:Allison 250-B17C
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:3 km off Matthewtown -   Bahamas
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Non-Scheduled/charter/Air Taxi
Departure airport:George Town-Exuma International Airport (GGT/MYEG)
Destination airport:Cap Haitien Airport (CAP/MTCH)
An engine failed after takeoff. The crew elected to divert to Matthewtown, but the Nomad descended fast and remaining engine ran rough. The aircraft crashed just offshore.


Scramble Vol.13, nr.04



photo (c) Joachim Bongers, via Werner Fischdick; Fairbanks International Airport, AK (FAI); August 1982

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