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Crash of a Beechcraft B60 Duke in Duette: 2 killed

Accident description

  • Mar 4, 2017 at 1334 LT
  • N39AG
  • Flight
  • Private
  • No
  • Plain
  • P-425
  • 1977
  • Duette, Florida
  • USA
  • North America
  • 2
  • 2
  • 0
  • 0
  • 2
  • The twin engine aircraft left Sarasota-Bradenton Airport around 1300LT for a local flight. About half an hour later, while cruising at an altitude of 1,000 feet, the aircraft went out of control and crashed in a huge explosion in a wooded area located near Duette. The aircraft disintegrated on impact and was totally destroyed by a post crash fire. Both occupants were killed.