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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 163903
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Date:29-OCT-1987
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic C206 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna U206F Stationair
Owner/operator:Missionary Aviation Fellowship Suriname
Registration: PZ-NAU
C/n / msn: U20602902
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Djoemoe Airstrip -   Suriname
Phase: Standing
Nature:Domestic Non Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:ORG / SMZO
Destination airport:DOE / SMDJ
Narrative:
On 29 October 1987 a Cessna U206F (PZ_NAU) was hijacked at Djoemoe airstrip, Suriname, by members of the rebellion “jungle commando” of Ronnie Brunswijk. The pilot Dan Rogers returned to Paramaribo via French-Guyana after his release. In June 1988 the aircraft was returned to the MAF after mediation of MAF Headquarters in California, USA and French Guyana. The aircraft was heavily damaged, painted in camouflage colours and labeled with all kind of slogans. Transported to French Guyana by ship for repairs. In later years the airplane has seen active from Paramaribo - Zorg en Hoop (Suriname) for MAF again.

Sources:

http://landewers.net/PZ.TXT


Images:


Botopasi 1987

Revision history:

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16-Feb-2014 19:41 soero Added

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