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Summary of Missing Aircraft

The aircraft below are listed for purposes of assisting in identification. I do not necessarily believe every one is the result of unsolvable mystery. 

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TBF Avenger

1942.

1.      1945, December 5: The entire training flight of five Navy
         TBM Avengers. Plane #s FT-28, FT-36, FT-117, 
         FT-3, FT-81. Crew: 14

 2.    1945, December 5: PBM Martin Mariner. Off Banana
         River, Florida at 28o 59’ NL 80o 25 WL. Crew:13

3.     1947, July 3: a C-54 Douglas en route from Bermuda to
         Miami in cargo service. Crew: 7.

4.     1948, January 30: BSAAC Tudor IV Airliner Star Tiger
         near Bermuda, northest. 29 crew and passengers, includ
         ing Air Marshal Sir Arthur Coningham. GAHNP.

5.     1948, December 28: NC-16002, Douglas DC-3 passenger
         airliner; south of Miami on approach to the airport
         (within 50 miles). crew and passengers: 31.

6.     1949, January 17: Tudor IV Star Ariel (sister of Star
           Tiger
)  Bermuda for Kingston, Jamaica. Crew and
           pasengers: 19. GAGRE.

7.       1954, October 30: Super Constellation, in Navy service.
         Maryland for Lajes, in the Azores. Crew and passengers:
         42.

8.       1956, November  9: Martin Marlin amphibious patrol
         plane, about 350 miles north of Bermuda. Crew: 10.

9.       1961, October 15: an 8 engine SAC B-52 “Pogo 22” north
         of Bermuda while returning from routine maneuvers.

10.    1962, January 8: Air Force KB-50 Aerial tanker. North
         Carolina to Lajes, Azores. Crew: 8.

11.    1962, May 27: a C-133 Cargomaster, between Dover and
         Lajes, Azores. Crew:10.

12.    1963, August 28: 2 KC-135 Stratotanker jets
           mysteriously  disintergrate over the Sargasso Sea,
           enroute back to Miami from refueling near Bermuda.
           Crew: 10 total.

13     1963, September 22: another C-133 Cargomaster; Dover
         for the Azores. Crew: 10.

14.    1964, February 8: Piper Apache between Grand Bahama
         Island and West Palm Beach, Florida. 4 persons. N2157P

15.    1964, December 5: Cessna 140 with 2 persons; off New
         Smyrna Beach, Florida. N81089

16.    1965, June 5: a C-119 “Flying Boxcar”; Miami to Grand
         Turk. Crew: 10. Was within 100 miles of Grand Turk.

17.    1965, September 15:  Beechcraft c18s, with 3 persons,
           near St. Thomas, VI, around 7:26 P.M. N8063H

18.      1965, October 31: Cessna 182 somewhere between
           Marathon Key and Key West, Florida. 2 persons. N4010D

19.      1965, December 6: Ercoupe F01; between Fort
           Lauderdale and West End, Grand Bahama. 2 persons.
           N99660

20.      1965, December 29: a Piper Cherokee; South Caicos for
             San Juan. 3 persons. N6077P

21.      1966, April 5: a converted cargo B-25; Fort Lauderdale
             to Aruba. N92877

22.      1966, September 20: Tampa to Baton Rouge; Piper
             Commanche. 2 persons. (see arguments on shape)
           N7090P

23.      1967, January 11: Chase YC-122; between Fort
           Lauderdale and Bimini in the Bahamas. 4 Persons.
           N122E

24.      1967, January 14: a Beechcraft Bonanza near Key
               Largo.N7210B 4 persons.

25.        1967, January 17: Piper Cherokee en route St. Thomas
             from San Juan. N4129P

26.        1967, July 2: near Mayaguez, PR, a Cherokee. 4
             persons. N5100W

27.        1967, August 6: between Miami & Bimini; Piper
             Cherokee. 3 persons. N8165W

28.        1967, October 3: Cherokee; Great Inagua for San Juan.
             N3775K

29.        1967, November 8: Cessna 182; George Town, Great
             Exuma and Nassau. 4 persons. N7121E

30.        1967, November 22: Cherokee near Cat Island,
             Bahamas. 4 persons. N9443J

31.        1968, May 29: Cessna 172 near Grand Turk. 2 persons.
               N1483F

32.        1968, July 8: between Grand Bahama & West Palm
             Beach; Cessna 180. 2 persons. N944MH

33.        1969, January 5: Piper Comanche between Pompano
             Beach, FL & North Carolina. 2 persons. N8653P

34.        1969, February 15: Beechcraft 95-c55 en route Miami
             from Georgia. N9490S

35.        1969, March 8: big Douglas DC-4 in cargo service;
                 after leaving the Azores. Crew: 3. N3821

36.        1969, March 22: a Beechcraft between Kingston,
             Jamaica & Nassau. 2 persons. N609R

37.        1969, June 6: Cessna 172 between Grand Turk &
             Caicos Island. 2 persons. N8040L

38.        1969, June 29: a B-95 Beechcraft Executive; Great
             Inagua for San Juan. N590T

39.        1969, August 3: Piper PA-22; West Palm Beach to
             Albion, New Jersey. 2 persons. N8971C

40.        1969, October 11: Pilattus-Brittan-Norman Islander;
             Great Inagua for Puerto Rico.  2 persons. N852JA

41.        1970, January 17: Piper Comanche; between Nassau &
             Opa Locka, FL. 2 persons. N9078P

42.        1970, July 3: between Maiquetia, Venesuela & San
             Juan, PR. Cessna 310G. 6 persons. N1166T

43.        1970, November 23: Piper Comanche between West
             Palm Beach & Kingston, Jamaica. 3 persons. N9346P

44.        1971, March 20: a Cessna 177b with pilot en route
             Andros Island from Miami at 3:18 P.M. N30844

45.        1971, July 26: Horizon Hunter Club’s rental; near
             Barbados. 4 persons.

46.        1971, September 10: Phantom II F-4E Jet; on routine
             maneuvers 82 miles south of Miami. 2 pilots.

47.        1971, December 21: Cessna 150j with pilot after leaving
             Pompano Beach; destination unknown. N61155

48.        1972, October 10: Super Constellation between Miami
             & Santo Domingo. 4 crew. N564E

49.        1973, March 28: Cessna 172 after leaving West Palm
             Beach, FL, with pilot. N7050T

50.      1973, May 25: a Navion A16 between Freeport and
             West Palm Beach. 2 persons. N5126K

51.      1973, August 10: Beechcraft Bonanza between Fort
           Lauderdale & Marsh Harbour, Bahamas. 4 persons.
           N7956K

52.      1973, August 26: after departing Viaquez, PR; Cessna
           150. 3 persons. N50143

53.      1973, December 20: a Lake Amphibian between
             Nassau and Bimini. (near Bimini). 3 persons. N39385

54.      1974, February 10: pilot and his Cessna 414 vanish
             after  leaving treasure Cay, Bahamas. N8103Q

55.        1974, February 10: that night a Pilattus -Brittan-
               Norman  Islander with pilot and co-pilot disappear at
               7:31 P.M. on approach St. Thomas. N864JA

56.        1974, July 13: Piper PA-32 between West Palm Beach &
             Walker Cay, Bahamas. N83CA

57.        1974, August 11: Beech K35 Bonanza after departing
             Pompano Beach, FL. for Philadelphia. 2 persons.
             N632Q

58.        1975, February 25: Piper PA-30; Greensboro, NC. to
             Freeport, GBI; pilot only. N414DG

59.        1975, May 2: Cessna “Skymaster”; Fort Lauderdale
             area. N86011

60.        1975, July 28: Cessna 172; vicinity Fort Lauderdale. 1
             N8936V

61.        1975, December 9: Cessna 172; St. Croix to St. Kitts. 1;
             N5182R

62.        1976, June 4: Beech D50; Pahokee, FL., to Dominican
             Republic; 2. N1157

63.        1976, August 8: Piper PA-28; Vera Cruz, Mexico to
             Brownsville, TX; 1. (See Q&A Arguments on shape)
             N6377J

64.        1976, October 24: Beech E-50; Opa Locka, FL. to Grand
             Turk  Island. N5665D

65.        1976, December  28: Piper PA-23; Anguilla to Beef
             Island; 6. N4573P

66.        1978, February 22: a KA-6 Navy attack bomber
               vanished  from radar 100 miles off Norfolk en route
               U.S.S. John F. Kennedy; 2.

67.        1978, March 25: Aero Commander 680; Opa Locka-
             Imokalee, FL. to Freeport, Grand Bahama; 2. N128C

68.        1978, April 27: Ted Smith 601; Pompano Beach to
             Panama City, FL.; 1. N555BU

69.        1978, April 30: Cessna 172; Dillon, SC., to unknown; 1.
             N1GH

70.        1978, May 19: Piper PA-28 Fort Pierce to Nassau; 4.
           N47910

71.        1978, May 26: Beech 65; Port-au-Prince to Bahamas; 2.
             N809Q

72.        1978, July 18: Piper PA-31; Santa Marta, Col. to
               Port-au- Prince; 2. N689WW

73.        1978, September 21: Douglas DC-3; Fort Lauderdale to
             Havana; 4. N407D

74.        1978, November 3: Piper PA-31; St. Croix to St.
             Thomas; 1. N59912 (right off St. Thomas)

75.        1978, November 20: Piper PA-23; De Funiak Springs to
             Gainsville, FL.; 4. N54615

76.        1979, January 11: Beech A23A; Opa Locka to St.
             Thomas; 2. N925RZ

77.        1979, April 2: Beech E18s; Fort Lauderdale to Cat
             Island, Bahamas; 1. N4442

78.      1979, April 24: Piper PA-28R; Fort Lauderdale to
             Nassau; 4. N7480J

79.      1979, June 30: Cessna 150J; St. Croix to St. Thomas; 2.
             N60936

80.        1979, September 9: Cessna 182; New Orleans to
             Pensacola, Florida. 3 persons. N2183R

81.        1979, October 4: Aero Commander 500; Andros Island
               to West Palm Beach, FL.; pilot; N3815C

82.        1979, October 27: Piper PA-23; Montego Bay, Jamaico
             to Nassau; pilot. N13986

83.        1979, November 19: Beech D50b; Delray Beach, FL to
             to Key West; 1. N1706

84.        1979, December 21: Piper PA-23; Aguadilla to South
             Caicos Island; 4 persons. N1435P

85.        1980, February 11: Beech 58; St. Thomas to unknown;
             only pilot aboard; reported stolen. N9027Q

86.        1980, May 19: Lear Jet; West Palm Beach to  New
             Orleans; 2. N25NE

87.        1980, June 28; Erco 415-D; Santo Domingo, DR., to San
             Juan, PR; 2 persons. Pilot reported UFO before
             disappearing. N3808H

88.        1981, January 6: Beech c35; Bimini to Nassau; 4
               persons N5805C

89.        1982, July 5: Piper PA-28R-201T; Nashville to Venice,
             FL.; 4. N505HP

90.        1982, September 28: Beech H35; Marsh Harbour to
               Fort Pierce, FL.; 2. N5999

91.        1982, October 20: Piper PA-31; Anguilla to ST.
               Thomas, VI. 8 persons. Charter Service. N777AA

92.        1982, November 5: Beech 65-B80; Fort Lauderdale to
             Eleuthera Island, Bahamas; 3 persons. N1HQ

93.          1983, October 4: a Cessna T-210-J; Andros Town,
               Bahamas to Fort Pierce, FL.; 3 persons. N2284R

94.          1983, November 20: Cessna 340A disappeared near
               Orangeville, Fl.; pilot. N85JK

95.          1984, March 12: a Piper between Key West and
               Clearwater, Florida; 4 persons. N39677

96.          1984, March 31: Cessna 402b between Fort
                 Lauderdale  and Bimini; 6 persons. N44NC

97.          1984, December 23: Aeronca 7AC between Cross City,
               Florida and Alabama; pilot. N81947

98.          1985, January 14: a Cessna 337 in Atlantic northeast
                   of  Jacksonville; 4 persons. N505CX

99.          1985, May 8: Cessna 210k; Miami to Port-au-Prince,
               Haiti; pilot. N9465M

100.         1985, July 12: Piper between Nassau and Opa Locka;
               4 persons. N8341L

101.         1985, August 3: a Cessna 172; somewhere near Fort
               Meyers, FL.; pilot. ??

102.         1985, September 8:  a Piper northeast of Key West at
               10:08 P.M. en route from Fort Lauderdale; 2 persons.
               N5488W

103.         1985, October 31:  Piper at 8:29 A.M. ; between
                 Sarasota, FL. and Columbus, Georgia; pilot. N24MS

104.         1986, March 26: a Piper en route from Miami to West
                 End or Freeport, GBI.; 6 persons. N3527E

105.         1986, August 3: A Twin Otter charter, around St.
                 Vincent; 13 persons.

106.         1987, May 27: a Cessna 402c; between Palm Beach,
                 FL. and Marsh Harbour, Great Abaco,Bahamas; 1.
               N2652B

107.         1987, June 3: a Cessna 401; Freeport to Crooked
                 Island; 4 persons. N7896F

108.         1987, December 2: Cessna 152; La Romana to nearby
                 San Juan; pilot. N757EQ

109.         1988, February 7: a Beechcraft over the Caribbean
                 Sea; 4 persons. N844G

110.         1989, February 6: a Piper; after departing
                 Jacksonville, Florida; pilot despondent. 1. N6834J

111.         1990, January 24: Cessna 152 on instructional flight;
               near West Palm Beach, FL. 2 persons. N4802B

112.         1990, June 5: Piper; St. Maarten to St. Croix; pilot.
               N7202F

113.         1990, August 10: Piper; between Sebastian, FL. and
               Freeport, GBI.; 4 persons. N6946D. Body found off
               Virginia.

114.         1991, April 24: Piper Comanche; off Florida; pilot.
                 N8938P

115.         1991, May 30: near Long Boat Key; Piper signalled
                 directional gyro not working; spun into ocean; 2.
                 N6376P

116.         1991, October 31: Grumman Cougar jet; over Gulf of
                 Mexico; vanished on ascent while on radar; 2. N24WJ

117.         1993, September 30: Within Miami sector; Cessna
                 152, with only pilot on board. N93261

118.         1994, August 28: Piper PA-32; Treasure Cay,
               Bahamas to Fort Pierce; 2 persons. N69118

119.         1994, September 19: Piper PA-23; over Caribbean; 5.
               N6844Y

120.         1994, December 25: Piper PA-28; unknown; over
               Florida; pilot. N5916V

121.       1996, May 2: Aero Commander; Atlantic/Caribbean;
               vanished with 3 in charter service. N50GV

122.       1998, August 19: Piper PA-28; Atlantic\Caribbean; 4.
               N25626

123.       1999. May 12, Aero Commander N6138X; near Nassau
               only pilot aboard.

124.       2001,  October 27, Cessna 172, after leaving
               Winterhaven, Florida; only pilot aboard.

125.       2002, September 6, Piper Pawnee, southeast of
               Nassua, Bahamas; only pilot on board. N59684

126        2003, November 13, a Piper PA-32-300, N8224C
             went missing after leaving Staniel Cay, Exumas.
             Only pilot on board

127      2005, June 20: Piper PA-23 N6886Y, Between Treasure
             Cay, BI, to Fort  Pierce, FL. 3 persons aboard

128        2007, April 10: Piper PA-46-310P N444JH, near Berry
             Islands. Only pilot aboard.

129        2008, December 15: A Britten-Norman Islander.
             Windward Islands.  11 persons aboard. N650LP
                            

PBY Catalina

1943

TBF Avenger

Lockheed PV-1 Ventura

1944

Lockheed PV-1 Ventura

PB4Y Privateer

PV-1 Ventura

PV-1 Ventura

PBY Catalina

PB4Y Privateer

SBD-5 Dauntless

PBY-5A Catalina

1945

PBM Martin Mariner

Privateer

B-24 Liberator

Flight 19

1947

C-54

1948

Star Tiger

DC-3-tran

Into the Blue: The DC-3

NC16002 and N407D

1949

Star Ariel

1950

Grumman F6F-5 Hellcat

Grumman F9F-2 Panther

1952

Curtis C-46

1953

TV-2 Texan

1954

Flight 441

1956

Martin Marlin

1960

1961

“Pogo 22” A  SAC B-52

1962

Tyler 41 A KB-50 tanker

2 KC-135 Strato-Tankers

2 C-133 Cargomasters

1963

  N2157P

Feb. 8, 1964, Apache in charter service; Bahamas

N81089

Cessna 140; December 5, 1964, off Florida

1965

C-119 “Flying Boxcar”

N8063H

Beech C18s; September 15, 1965, on approach to St. Thomas. Time: 7:26.

N4010D

Cessna 182, October 31, 1965, near Marathon, Florida Keys.

N99660

Mooney-Ercoupe; December 6, 1965, Bahamas.

N6077P

Commanche on December 29, 1965, en route to Puerto Rico.

N92877

A number of mysteries still surround the disappearance of a converted B-25 Mitchell bomber on April 5, 1966. Full Story

Chase YC-122, off Bimini

N122E

N7210B

Beech Bonanza, off Key Largo

3 in one week, January 11-17, 1967.

N4129P

Apache near Puerto Rico

N5100W

July 2, 1967, a Cherokee near Puerto Rico

N8165W

August 6, 1967, a Cherokee between Miami and Bimini.

N3775K

October 3, 1967, between Great Inagua and Puerto Rico

N7121E

November 8, 1967, over Exumas.

 N9443J,

November 22, 1967; Cherokee, vicinity of Cat Island

N1483F

Cessna 172; May 29, 1968, near Grand Turk

N944MH

July 8, 1968; Cessna 180, between West Palm Beach and Grand Bahama

N8653P

January 5, 1969; Comanche, Pompano Beach to Virginia

N9490S

Feb. 15, 1969; Beech Baron between Miami and Columbus, Georgia

N609R

March 22, 1969; Beech 95, near Turks islands.

One of the most well known incidents in the Triangle is the disappearance of N8040L on June 6, 1969. Full Story

N590T

Beech Travel Air: July 29, 1969, after leaving South Caicos for San Juan, PR

Because of the internet, more light is shed on what was an obscure disappearance on August 3, 1969. More

N8971C in flight. Courtesy of Richard Romley

N852JA

October 11, 1969; BN2A Islander, between Great Inagua and San Juan, PR

Comanch

N9078P

January 17, 1970; Piper Comanche-- It between Opa-Locka, Florida (Miami), and Nassau, Bahamas.

N1166T

July 3, 1970; Cessna 310G, near Puerto Rico

N9346P

November 23, 1970, Comanche en route from Florida to Jamaica.

N30844

Cessna Cardinal; March 20, 1971, between Miami and Andros Island

September 10, 1971

“Sting 27”

N61155

December 21, 1971, Cessna 150, off Florida.

N7050T

March 28, 1973, Cessna 172, off Florida

N5126K

Bob Corner and Reno Rigon departed from Fort Meyers, Florida, and headed out into the Triangle for Freeport, Grand Bahama. The date was May 25, 1973. The airplane was a Navion A16.

N7956K

August 10, 1973, in the Bahamas, a Beech Bonanza

N50143

August 26, 1973, a Cessna 150, off Puerto Rico

N39385

December 20, 1973; a Lake Amphibian, en route to Bimini.

N8103Q

Feb. 10, 1974, a Cessna Chancellor over the Bahamas.

N864JA

Feb 10, 1974; an BN2A Islander, disappeared on approach to St. Thomas.

N83CA

July 13, 1974; Piper Cherokee 6, over the Bahamas

N632Q

Augist 11, 1974; Beech Bonanza, en route from Philadelphia to Pompano Beach, Florida

N414DG

Feb. 5, 1975, between North Carolina and Grand Bahama, a Twin Comanche.

N86011

May 2, 1975; A Cessna 337D Skymaster, off Florida

N8936G

July 28, 1975; Cessna 172, off Florida.

N5182R

December 9, 1975, while flying the West Indies. A Cessna 172

N1157

June 4, 1976; Twin Bonanza, between Florida and Domincan Republic.

N5665D

October 24, 1976, near Grand Turk, a Beech Twin Bonanza

N4573P

December 28, 1976, a Piper Aztec, between Anguilla and Beef Island.

1978

Fighting Tiger 524

Aero Comm. 680

Ted Smith 601

Cessna 172

Cherokee Arrow III

Beech Queen Air

Piper Navajo

Piper Chieftain

continental

Piper Aztec

1979

Beech Musketeer

BeechS18thumb

Beech E18s

Cherokee Arrow

Cessna 150J

Aero Comm. 500

Piper Aztec

Beech D50B

Piper Aztec

1980

Beech 58 Baron

Ercoupe 415D

1981

Beech Bonanza

1982

Piper Turbo Arrow

Beech H35

Piper Navajo

Beech Queen Air

1983

Cessna T-210-J

Cessna 340A

1984

Cessna 402B

1985

Cessna 337 Skymaster

Cessna Centurion

Piper Cherokee Lance

Piper Cherokee

1986

Piper Navajo

Twin Otter

1987

Cessna 402C

Cessna 401

Cessna 152

1988

Beech Queen Air

1990

Cessna 152

1991

Piper Cherokee

Piper Comanche

Grumman Cougar

1993

Cessna 152

1994

Piper Cherokee 6

Piper Aztec 

Cherokee Warrior II

1996

Aero Comm. 500-B

1998

Piper Cherokee Archer

1999

Aero Commander 500

2000

Cessna 150

2002

Piper Pawnee

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