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Last updated: 23 June 2021
Fecha:domingo 30 agosto 1970
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic BN2P model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Britten-Norman BN-2A Islander
Operador:Dutch Continental Airways
Registración: PH-NVA
Numéro de série: 111
Año de Construcción: 1969-09-11 (1 years)
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 1 / Ocupantes: 1
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 2 / Ocupantes: 9
Total:Fatalidades: 3 / Ocupantes: 10
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:Haringvreter (   Holanda)
Fase: En ruta (ENR)
Naturaleza:Vuelo Doméstico No Programado
Aeropuerto de Salida:Midden Zeeland Airfield (EHMZ), Holanda
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Midden Zeeland Airfield (EHMZ), Holanda
The aircraft inadvertently entered a fog bank. The pilot, who did not have an instrument rating, lost spatial awareness. When the Islander broke the fog bank it was flying in a 45 degree bank angle. It contacted trees and crashed on the Haringvreter island in a lake called Veerse Meer.

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photo of BN-2A-Islander-PH-NVA


This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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