Incident Dornier Do-28A-1 PJ-ADI,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 72102
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Date:Monday 17 May 1971
Type:Dornier Do-28A-1
Owner/operator:Windward Island Airways
Registration: PJ-ADI
MSN: 3044
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Saba Island -   Caribbean Netherlands
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Saba-Juancho E. Yrausquin (SAB/TNCS)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Crashed during landing due to heavy crosswind. The aircraft came to rest in a lower part of the terrain just next to the runway. A goat was killed. The aircraft was dumped in the sea afterwards. Named "Saba".


Revision history:

31-Jan-2010 03:16 TB Added
22-Nov-2012 12:39 TB Updated [Time, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Destination airport, Narrative]
22-Dec-2016 10:31 harro Updated [Country]
23-May-2022 07:24 Ron Averes Updated [Location]

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