Date & Time: Jan 31, 1964 at 1500 LT
Type of aircraft:
Beechcraft AT-11 Kansan
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Shortly after takeoff from Sint Maarten-Princess Juliana Airport, while climbing, one of the engine failed. The pilot reduced his altitude and completed a belly landing in a grassy area. The airplane slid for several yards and came to rest in flames. The pilot escaped uninjured while the aircraft was destroyed by fire.
Forced landing off airport on land following a partial loss of power on one engine.