Accident Cessna 337C Super Skymaster N2456S,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 41572
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Date:Saturday 24 February 1996
Type:Silhouette image of generic C337 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Cessna 337C Super Skymaster
Owner/operator:Brothers To The Rescue
Registration: N2456S
MSN: 337-0756
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:ca 20 mls off Cuba -   Cuba
Phase: Unknown
Departure airport:Opa Locka, FL (KOPF)
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
On February 24, 1996, Cuban Air Force fighter planes unlawfully shot down two small, unarmed civilian aircraft piloted by U.S. nationals in international airspace in the Florida Straits. The four men aboard — Armando Alejandre, Carlos Costa, Mario M. de la Peña, and Pablo Morales — were killed instantly. No wreckage or remains were recoverable.



Revision history:

24-Oct-2008 10:30 ASN archive Added
02-Oct-2011 01:09 Anon. Updated [Narrative]
21-Dec-2016 19:24 ASN Update Bot Updated [Time, Damage, Category, Investigating agency]

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