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Last updated: 26 October 2016
Datum:zaterdag 20 juni 1987
Type:Silhouette image of generic BN2P model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
IRMA/Britten-Norman BN-2A-20 Islander
Luchtvaartmaatschappij:Kiunga Aviation
Registratie: P2-KAD
Constructienummer: 800
Bouwjaar: 1976-08-21 (10 years 10 months)
Bemanning:slachtoffers: 2 / inzittenden: 2
Passagiers:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 0
Totaal:slachtoffers: 2 / inzittenden: 2
Schade: Afgeschreven
Gevolgen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Plaats:32 km (20 mijl) van Lae (   Papoea-Nieuw-Guinea)
Fase: Kruisvlucht (ENR)
Soort vlucht:Vracht
Vliegveld van vertrek:Ogeranang Airport (OGE), Papoea-Nieuw-Guinea
Vliegveld van aankomst:Lae-Nadzab Airport (LAE/AYNZ), Papoea-Nieuw-Guinea
The BN-2A-20 Islander aircraft crashed into the side of a mountain at 8,700 ft in an area of the Rawlinson Ranges known as Twenty Mile Gap. The aircraft was returning to Nadzab Airport with a cargo of coffee from remote Ogeranang.

» The Canberra Times - 23 Jun 1987
» Scramble


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