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Last updated: 14 May 2021
Datum:dinsdag 22 februari 2005
Type:Silhouette image of generic DHC6 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland Canada DHC-6 Twin Otter 300
Luchtvaartmaatschappij:MAF PNG - Mission Aviation Fellowship
Registratie: P2-MFQ
Constructienummer: 174
Bouwjaar: 1968
Motoren: 2 Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6A-34
Bemanning:slachtoffers: 2 / inzittenden: 3
Passagiers:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 10
Totaal:slachtoffers: 2 / inzittenden: 13
Schade: Afgeschreven
Gevolgen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Plaats:nabij Wobagen Airstrip (   Papoea-Nieuw-Guinea)
Fase: Nadering (APR)
Soort vlucht:Binnenlandse charter
Vliegveld van vertrek:Tabubil Airport (TBG/AYTB), Papoea-Nieuw-Guinea
Vliegveld van aankomst:Wobagen Airstrip, Papoea-Nieuw-Guinea
Crashed in the mountains of western Papua New Guinea while attempting to land at Wobegon's runway 30. Both pilots died in the accident. The survivors were able to walk to the village. Wobegon has a single with 1969 feet of landing distance. It can only be used in one direction for landing (30) and takeoff (12) because it has an 8 degrees slope. Field elevation is 5800 feet.

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Deze kaart geeft het vliegveld van vetrek weer en de geplande bestemming van de vlucht. De lijn tussen de vliegvelden geeft niet de exacte vliegroute weer.
De afstand tussen Tabubil Airport en Wobagen Airstrip bedraagt 89 km (56 miles).
Accident location: Approximate; accuracy within a few kilometers.

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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