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Last updated: 30 March 2020
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Fecha:sábado 29 enero 1977
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic DHC6 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland Canada DHC-6 Twin Otter 300
Operador:British Antarctic Survey
Registración: VP-FAP
Numéro de série: 333
Año de Construcción: 1971
Motores: 2 Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6A-27
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 2
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 3
Total:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 5
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:Gomez Nunatak (   Antártida)
Fase: Aterrizaje (LDG)
Naturaleza:Desconocido
Aeropuerto de Salida:?
Aeropuerto de Llegada:?
Descripción:
The aircraft was flown into a snow slope when the pilot mistook it for a flat landing site. The five person on board were uninjured and the engines and avionics (and possibly airframe components) were later salvaged but the aircraft was struck off charge and not recovered.

Fuentes:
» E-mail Terry Smith, Air-Britain (11-06-2007)
» The Falkland Islands Civil Aircraft Register 1949 - 2006” / Douglas A Rough (Air-Britain)


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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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