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Last updated: 14 July 2020
Date:XX MAR 2006
Type:Silhouette image of generic DHC6 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland Canada DHC-6 Twin Otter 300
Operator:Waha Oil Company
Registration: 5A-DAU
C/n / msn: 570
First flight: 1977
Engines: 2 Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6A-27
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Aircraft fate: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Waha (   Libya)
Phase: Unknown (UNK)
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:?
The DHC-6 Twin Otter sustained a broken left hand wing and undercarriage at Waha Oil Field.
The exact date of the mishap is unknown. A digital photo of the wreckage was taken Mar 3, 2006. Assuming the date of the camera was correctly set, this accident took place on or before that date. In any case after 2004 when it was seen passing through Malta.


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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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