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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 137103
Last updated: 23 July 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic DHC2 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland Canada DHC-2 Beaver
Owner/operator:Central African Airways
Registration: VP-YIM
C/n / msn: 87
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 5
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Lunzu, Nyasaland -   Malawi
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Lilongwe (LLW)
Destination airport:Blantyre/Chileka (BTZ)
Hit trees and crashed while attempting emergency landing on small path due to poor visibility.


Revision history:

03-Jul-2011 04:30 TB Added
06-Jul-2011 13:24 TB Updated [Source]
06-Jul-2011 13:45 TB Updated [Destination airport, Source]
18-Jan-2012 07:43 flyingant Updated [Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Narrative]
21-Feb-2014 20:07 TB Updated [Time, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]

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