Date & Time: Nov 18, 1980 at 1420 LT
Type of aircraft:
Rockwell Aero Commander 560
United States of America
Crew on board:
Pax on board:
After takeoff from Naples, the twin engine airplane struck trees and crashed, bursting into flames. The pilot, sole on board, escaped and was not recovered. The aircraft was destroyed by fire.
Collision with trees during initial climb after the pilot selected an unsuitable terrain. Injury index presumed. Suspected drug operation.