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After The Accident: Mysteries Surround Bonanza Found Eight Months After It Went Missing

Twenty-five years after the NTSB published its final report on the crash, questions remain.

The spot in the Mojave Desert 20 miles north of Baker, California, where a Bonanza F-33 was found eight months after going missing.
The spot in the Mojave Desert 20 miles north of Baker, California, where a Bonanza F-33 was found eight months after going missing.
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Just before midnight on July 25, 1993, the owner of a Beechcraft F33A Bonanza, registration number N3022W, called the FAA to report that one of his airplanes, which he had lent to a friend a few days prior, was missing. That friend had flown the plane, along with his wife and a daughter, departing from Camarillo Airport in Southern California on a Thursday to attend a large family reunion in Roosevelt, Utah, a small town located in the eastern high country of Utah at an elevation of 5,000 feet. 

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