Date & Time: Aug 28, 1980 at 2130 LT
Type of aircraft:
Piper PA-31-350 Navajo Chieftain
United States of America
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By night, the crew was trying to land on a remote area located in the region of Vero Beach when the twin engine airplane struck power lines and trees and crashed. Both occupants were killed.
Collision with power lines and trees during a low pass after the pilot-in-command misjudged altitude.