ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 144292
Last updated: 25 October 2014
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Date:07-MAR-2012
Time:11:40 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic PA31 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-31 Navajo Chieftain
Owner/operator:Era Alaska (rgd. owner: Ice Cap LLC Trustee)
Registration: N3536B
C/n / msn: 31-7952205
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 5
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Minor
Location:Point Hope Airport - PAPO, AK -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:PAOT
Destination airport:PAPO
Narrative:
Right enigine of a Piper PA-31-350 Navajo Chieftain caught fire during the flight.
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.


Sources:
http://www.adn.com/2012/03/07/2357795/plane-lands-safely-after-1-of.html#storylink=rss
http://www.faa.gov/data_research/accident_incident/preliminary_data/events01/media/03_3536B.txt


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
08-Mar-2012 13:39 gerard57 Added
08-Mar-2012 14:04 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
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