ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 144292
Last updated: 18 September 2014
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Narrative:Right enigine of a Piper PA-31-350 Navajo Chieftain caught fire during the flight.
Piper PA-31 Navajo Chieftain
|Owner/operator:||Era Alaska (rgd. owner: Ice Cap LLC Trustee)|
|C/n / msn:|| 31-7952205|
|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 5|
|Airplane damage:|| Minor|
|Location:||Point Hope Airport - PAPO, AK -
United States of America
|Nature:||Domestic Scheduled Passenger|
The pilot was able to cut power to the burning engine and safety landed the plane at Point Hope Airport - PAPO, Alaska, using the remaining engine.
After passengers evacuated the plane on the runway the pilot extinguished the fire.
No one was hurt in the incident.
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