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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 25668
Last updated: 29 December 2019
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Date:21-JUN-1993
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic PC6T model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Pilatus PC-6/B2-H4 Turbo Porter
Owner/operator:Farner Air Transport/MINURSO
Registration: HB-FKS
C/n / msn: 875
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Aoussard, Western Sahara -   Morocco
Phase: Take off
Nature:Ambulance
Departure airport:Aoussard (Awsard) Airfield, Western Sahara
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed in the Sahara Desert, killing the female Australian Army Medical Officer Major Susan Felsche (32). Three of the crew died in the crash.

Sources:

http://cas.awm.gov.au/item/P01763.014
http://www.pc-6.com/history/875.htm
https://www.awm.gov.au//people/1078604.asp
https://www.awm.gov.au/wartime/24/peacekeeping/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
27-Feb-2010 12:01 harro Updated [Source, Damage, Narrative]
18-Nov-2010 15:53 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
02-Oct-2016 12:53 gerard57 Updated [Total fatalities, Source, Narrative]

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