On August 31, 2009, a Cessna 414, N53DJ, was reported missing when the airplane did not land at its destination. The airline transport pilot was the only person on-board the airplane. The airplane was owned by a private individual and operated by McCreery Aviation Co, Inc, McAllen, Texas. The flight was operating under the provisions of Title 14 Code of Federal Regulations Part 91 repositioning flight. Approximately 1100 central daylight time, the airplane departed the Torreon International Airport (MMTC), Torreon, Mexico with the intended destination of McAllen International Airport (KMFE), McAllen, Texas.

A search was conducted by both Mexican and American agencies. At the time of publishing, no trace of the airplane has been discovered. The airplane is presumed destroyed and the pilot is presumed fatally injured.

Jurisdiction of the investigation will be determined when the airplane wreckage is discovered.

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