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Last updated: 19 September 2021
Date:Wednesday 21 January 1970
Type:Silhouette image of generic WW23 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
IAI 1123 Westwind
Operator:Israeli Aircraft Industries - IAI
Registration: 4X-COJ
MSN: 29
First flight: 1965
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:near Beit She'an (   Israel)
Phase: En route (ENR)
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:?
The aircraft crashed after the pilot, co-pilot and two mechanics bailed out. The aircraft operated on its third test flight.
4X-COJ was originally manufactured in 1965 as a Model 1121. It was then converted to an Aero Commander 1122 development aircraft and it became a Model 1123 development aircraft in 1969.

» Correio da Manhă 22 January 1970, p14


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