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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 1076
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Date:03-OCT-1981
Time:02:13
Type:Silhouette image of generic P68 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Partenavia P.68B
Owner/operator:Aero Club Cortijo Grande Turre - Almeria
Registration: EC-DHE
C/n / msn: 184
Fatalities:Fatalities: 5 / Occupants: 5
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:In the sea 4 nm SE of Guernsey, Channel Islands -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:EGFF
Destination airport:LEAL
Narrative:
Aircraft was on a night IFR flight from Cardiff to Alicante when one of the engines failed. Pilot could not maintain height and eventually crashed into the sea off Guernsey. (The aircraft was never found)

Sources:

BEA France


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
28-Jan-2008 07:00 JerseyPilot Added

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