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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 170944
Last updated: 7 April 2019
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Type:Silhouette image of generic BE18 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Beechcraft D18S / TC45G
Owner/operator:Surinaamse Luchtvaart Maatschappij
Registration: PZ-TAT
C/n / msn: AF146
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Zanderij Airfield, Suriname -   Suriname
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:DOE / SMDJ
Destination airport:SMAF
On March 5th, 1965 after a flight from Djumu (DOE/SMDJ) to Afobaka (SMAF) it appeared the landing gear could not be retracted. The aircraft Beech D18S (PZ-TAT) from SLM returned to Zanderij Airfield (PBM/SMJP) and made a belly landing. No injuries occurred. The pilot was A. de Vries. The passengers were part of the suite of Royal Princess Beatrix, who made the same flight in another SLM Beech D18S the same day.


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