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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 163533
Last updated: 7 April 2019
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Date:06-FEB-1951
Time:
Type:Cessna UC-78 Bobcat
Owner/operator:R.E. Kappel
Registration: PZ-NAB
C/n / msn: 1236
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:on a beach at Aruba -   Suriname
Phase: En route
Nature:Ferry/positioning
Departure airport:MIA
Destination airport:PBM
Narrative:
This Cessna, PZ-NAB was to be the first registered airplane in Suriname, but crashed during it's delivery ferry-flight to Zanderij airfield, Suriname on a beach at Aruba, after problems with fuel consumption in the left engine. Both occupants, the pilot R. Kappel and the passenger Muarice de Jong survived. The airplane was a gift from the young pilot's mother Nora Kappel-de Boer for earning his wings.

Sources:

Flying on trusted wings (Book ISBN: 978-9460222054)
http://landewers.net/PZ.TXT


Revision history:

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