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Crash of a Cessna 402C in Nassau: 9 killed

Accident description

  • Oct 5, 2010 at 1220 LT
  • C6-NLH
  • Takeoff (climb)
  • Charter (Non Scheduled Revenue Flight)
  • No
  • Lake, Sea, Ocean
  • Nassau - San Salvador
  • 402C-0458
  • 1981
  • Nassau, New Providence
  • Bahamas
  • Central America
  • 1
  • 1
  • 8
  • 8
  • 0
  • 9
  • 10000
  • Shortly after take off from Nassau Airport, twin engine aircraft banked left and crashed into lake Killarney, few km from Airport. All nine occupants were killed. According to witnesses, black smoke emanating from the left engine shortly after rotation.