ASN Aircraft accident IRMA/Britten-Norman BN-2A-20 Islander P2-ISH Karimui
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Date:Saturday 14 January 1984
Type:Silhouette image of generic BN2P model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
IRMA/Britten-Norman BN-2A-20 Islander
Registration: P2-ISH
MSN: 757
First flight: 1975-09-12 (8 years 4 months)
Crew:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Passengers:Fatalities: 9 / Occupants: 9
Total:Fatalities: 10 / Occupants: 10
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:near Karimui (   Papua New Guinea)
Phase: Unknown (UNK)
Nature:Domestic Non Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Kundiawa-Chimbu Airport (CMU/AYCH), Papua New Guinea
Destination airport:Karimui Airport (KMR/AYRI), Papua New Guinea
The BN-2A Islander crashed the in highlands of Papua New Guinea while on a flight from Kundiawa to Karimui.

» Aviation Letter 208
» The Canberra Times, 14-1-1984


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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 Kundiawa-Chimbu Airport to Karimui Airport as the crow flies is 54 km (34 miles).
Accident location: Approximate; accuracy within a few kilometers.

This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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