Narrative:A fire erupted in the right wing tank during refueling of the plane. The aircraft was stripped off some usable parts and abandoned.
Fire during refuelling
|Date:||Sunday 9 December 1984|
IRMA/Britten-Norman BN-2A-9 Islander
|Operator:||Aviation Sans Frontières|
|C/n / msn:|| 740|
|First flight:|| 1975-03-14 (9 years 9 months)|
|Crew:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: |
|Passengers:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: |
|Total:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: |
|Airplane damage:|| Damaged beyond repair|
|Location:||Ati Airport (ATV) ( Chad)
|Phase:|| Standing (STD)|
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