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The Navy's original investigation concluded the accident had been caused by Taylor's navigational confusion. The plane had a reputation as being a "flying bomb" which would burst into flame from even a single, small spark. According to those that knew him he was a good pilot, but often navigated "flying by the seat of his pants" and had gotten lost in the past. When they had completed that objective, the flight plan called for them to fly an additional 67 miles east, and then turn north for 73 miles and finally straight back to base, a distance of miles. The Atlantic hurricane season shows Hurricane Ione passing nearby between 14 and 18 September, with Bermuda being affected by winds of almost gale force. Publications by the USGS describe large stores of undersea hydrates worldwide, including the Blake Ridge area, off the coast of the southeastern United States.