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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 226761
Last updated: 3 July 2019
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Date:20-NOV-2007
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic BE9L model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Beechcraft C90A
Owner/operator:Tropicair, Papua New Guinea
Registration: P2-DRS
C/n / msn: LJ1227
Fatalities:Fatalities: / Occupants: 6
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Fishermans Island -   Papua New Guinea
Phase: En route
Nature:Cargo
Departure airport:AYPY - Port Moresby
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The aircraft was hi-jacked by armed guards on board the aircraft which was carrying a few million Kina in cash. The aircraft crew was forced to land on a remote island near Port Moresby.

Sources:

Post Courier, Sydney Morning Herld


Revision history:

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03-Jul-2019 06:16 Petropavlovsk Added

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