Narrative:The aircraft stalled and crashed on approach. On board were Tun Fuad Stephens, the first Chief Minister of the state of Sabah in Malaysia along with several cabinet members.
Loss of control
|Date:||Sunday 6 June 1976|
|Type:||GAF Nomad N.22B|
|C/n / msn:|| 14|
|First flight:|| 1975|
|Crew:||Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1|
|Passengers:||Fatalities: 10 / Occupants: 10|
|Total:||Fatalities: 11 / Occupants: 11 |
|Airplane damage:|| Damaged beyond repair|
|Location:||3 km (1.9 mls) off Kota Kinabalu Airport (BKI) ( Malaysia)
|Phase:|| Approach (APR)|
|Nature:||Domestic Non Scheduled Passenger|
|Departure airport:||Labuan Airport (LBU/WBKL), Malaysia|
|Destination airport:||Kota Kinabalu Airport (BKI/WBKK), Malaysia|
» Flight International 22.01.1977 (161)
» Sarasota Herald-Tribune - Jun 7, 1976
This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line between the airports does not
display the exact flight path.
Distance from Labuan Airport to Kota Kinabalu Airport as the crow flies is 113 km (71 miles).
This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Networkĺs opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.