NTSB Identification: MIA95WA171
Accident occurred Monday, June 19, 1995 in FREEPORT, Bahamas
Aircraft: WILLINGHAM, DAVE L. KOLB TWINSTAR, registration: N5759
Injuries: 2 Uninjured.

This is preliminary information, subject to change, and may contain errors. The foreign authority was the source of this information.

On June 19, 1995, about 1830 EDT, a homebuilt Kolb Twinstar, N5759, registered to Charles T. O'Neill, crashed shortly after takeoff from the Freeport International Airport, Freeport, Bahamas, while on a 14 CFR Part 91 personal flight. Visual meteorological conditions prevailed at the time and a VFR flight plan was filed. The airplane was substantially damaged and the private-rated pilot and one passenger were not injured. The flight originated about 10 minutes earlier.

Shortly after takeoff the pilot stated that the engine experienced a loss of power. The airplane collided with terrain about 5 nautical miles southeast of the departure airport.

The investigation is under the jurisdiction of the government of the Bahamas. Any further information pertaining to this accident may be obtained from:

Director of Civil Aviation, Bahamas P.O. Box N-975 Nassau, N.P. Bahamas Phone: (809) 377-7117

This report is for information purposes only and contains only information released by the Bahamian Government.

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