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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 196087
Last updated: 5 December 2019
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Date:11-FEB-2017
Time:15:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic C206 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna U206G
Owner/operator:Air Services Limited (ASL)
Registration: 8R-CNK
C/n / msn: U20604124
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Kurupung Top Airstrip -   Guyana
Phase: Landing
Nature:Domestic Non Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Bartica Airstrip
Destination airport:Kurupung Top Airstrip
Narrative:
The aircraft was flying between Bartica Airstrip and Kurupung Top Airstrip. While on short final Kurupung Top, the aircraft encountered turbulence. To compensate for the turbulence, the pilot added a little more power. The aircraft bounced on landing and an attempt was made to go around but the aircraft lost altitude and crashed to the ground. The aircraft flipped over and came to rest inverted. Two persons were on board, both of them, the pilot and the passenger were seriously
injured.

Sources:

https://guyanachronicle.com/2017/02/12/plane-crashes-businessman-injured-as-aircraft-crash-lands-at-kurupung

Accident investigation:
cover
  
Investigating agency: 
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 2 years and 3 months
Download report: Final report


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
11-Jun-2017 12:33 gerard57 Added
01-Jun-2019 15:05 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Total occupants, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative, Accident report, ]
01-Jun-2019 15:10 harro Updated [Source, Accident report, ]

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