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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 137925
Last updated: 13 August 2019
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Date:08-AUG-2011
Time:c. 10:33 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic B105 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Eurocopter Bo 105LS A-3
Owner/operator:Manolos Aviation
Registration: P2-RUH
C/n / msn: 2050
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:5 km S of Timini, Morobe -   Papua New Guinea
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger
Departure airport:Bulolo Airport (BUL)
Destination airport:Lae-Nadzab Airport (LAE/AYNZ)
Narrative:
The aircraft had been unable to land at Wafi owing to bad weather and was returning to base at Lae when it crashed. The pilot Peter Waters (70) and his two passengers were killed.

Sources:

http://www.atsb.gov.au/publications/investigation_reports/2011/aair/ae-2011-099.aspx
https://www.pprune.org/rotorheads/460352-png-helicopter-crash-8th-august-2011-a.html
http://www.aic.gov.pg/pdf/Preliminary_Report%20%20P2%20RUH%20Morobe.pdf


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
12-Aug-2011 03:20 angels one five Added
12-Aug-2011 04:17 Anon. Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn]
28-Mar-2012 13:30 harro Updated [Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
22-Oct-2012 10:33 TB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Source, Narrative]
22-Oct-2012 10:38 TB Updated [Time, Narrative]
30-Oct-2012 05:05 TB Updated [Aircraft type]
30-Aug-2014 18:20 Aerossurance Updated [Location, Source, Narrative]
26-May-2015 20:20 TB Updated [Location, Narrative]

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