Unlawful Interference Grumman G-73 Mallard N3010, Tuesday 7 March 1972
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Date:Tuesday 7 March 1972
Type:Silhouette image of generic G73 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Grumman G-73 Mallard
Owner/operator:Chalk's International Airlines
Registration: N3010
MSN: J-43
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 8
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Category:Unlawful Interference
Location:Havana-José Martí International Airport (HAV) -   Cuba
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Miami SPB, FL (MPB)
Destination airport:Bimini-North SPB (NSB)
The Grumman Mallard was ready for departure at the Miami Seaplane Base when two men armed with shotguns and revolvers hijacked the plane. They shot the pilot and a passenger while another passenger was able to jump off.
The copilot was forced to fly the aircraft to Cuba.


Grumman G-73 Mallard / Geoff Goodall
St. Petersburg Times - Mar 8, 1972


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