Accident Grumman G-44A Widgeon N41986, Friday 10 January 1958
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Date:Friday 10 January 1958
Type:Silhouette image of generic G44 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Grumman G-44A Widgeon
Owner/operator:Island Airways
Registration: N41986
MSN: 1417
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:1 mi S of Bimini -   Bahamas
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Passenger - Non-Scheduled/charter/Air Taxi
Departure airport:Bimini
Destination airport:unknown
Confidence Rating: Little or no information is available
Crashed into the sea. Pilot Bill Mason.
Aircraft remains recovered and sold to Gander Aircraft, Miami, FL. for parts.


St. Petersburg Times 11 January 1958, p8A
FAA Aircraft records.

Revision history:

24-Apr-2022 16:48 TB Added
25-Aug-2022 12:13 Mr Widgeon Updated [Registration, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Phase, Nature, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
25-Aug-2022 13:26 Mr Widgeon Updated [Aircraft type]

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