ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 144292
Last updated: 25 May 2013
This information is added by users of ASN. ASN nor the Flight Safety Foundation are responsible for the completeness or correctness of this information.
If you feel this information is incomplete or incorrect, you can submit corrected information
Narrative:Right enigine of a Piper PA-31-350 Navajo Chieftain caught fire during the flight.
Piper PA-31 Navajo Chieftain
|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.
||Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]|
Number of views: 1212