Date & Time: Apr 2, 1969 at 1250 LT
Type of aircraft:
Curtiss C-46 Commando
Islands of the Bahamas
Lake, Sea, Ocean, River
Crew on board:
Pax on board:
Shortly after takeoff from Nassau Airport, while climbing, the airplane went out of control and crashed into the sea some 3 km offshore. Few debris were found floating on water and both crew members were killed.
Fire or explosion in flight for undetermined reason.