ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 145106
Last updated: 1 September 2015
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Narrative:A Beechcraft 58 Baron crashed after technical problems in a farm field near Draaifontein Road, Greenbushes, about 15km west of Port Elizabeth.
Beechcraft 58 Baron
|C/n / msn:|| TH-1962|
|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1|
|Airplane damage:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Location:||Nr. Draaifontein Rd, Greenbushes, about 15km west of Port Elizabeth -
|Phase:|| En route|
According to eye witnesses it appeared the aircraft was heading in the direction of Progress Airfield - FAPZ, but then made a U Turn and appeared to be coming in to make an emergency landing on the JJ Rankin farm just off Draaifontein Road.
The pilot was killed.
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