Accident Cessna P206 Super Skylane N2509X, Friday 1 May 1987
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Date:Friday 1 May 1987
Type:Silhouette image of generic C206 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Cessna P206 Super Skylane
Owner/operator:Anton Boshoff
Registration: N2509X
MSN: P206-0009
Fatalities:Fatalities: 6 / Occupants: 6
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:off St. Johns, Antigua -   Antigua and Barbuda
Phase: Initial climb
Departure airport:TAPA
Destination airport:St. Martin (TFFG)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Appeared to have control-difficulties during takeoff from Rwy07 at Coolidge International, now V.C. Bird International, Airport, "drifted to a left crosswind at low altitude, then, having crossed the coastline, turned left as if attempting to turn back, and then spun-in to the water aprox 0.7nm NNW of the departure end of the runway.




My screenshot of the Google Earth crash location

Revision history:

24-Oct-2008 10:30 ASN archive Added
01-Jun-2020 07:02 C.A. Meade Updated [Country, Phase, Departure airport, Narrative, Photo]
26-Apr-2022 07:40 Ron Averes Updated [Aircraft type, Location]
30-Apr-2022 02:56 Ron Averes Updated [Location]

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