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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 231310
Last updated: 8 January 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic AEST model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-60-602P Super 700 Aerostar
Registration: C-FQYW
C/n / msn: 60-8265020
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Gabriola Island near Nanaimo, Vancouver Island, BC -   Canada
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:Bishop Airport, CA (BIH/KBIH)
Destination airport:Nanaimo Airport, BC (YCD/CYCD)
A Piper PA-602P Super 700 Aerostar, 2x 350HP Lycoming IO-540, winglets mod., impacted terrain and a post-impact fire ensued at Gabriola Island near Nanaimo, Vancouver Island, British Columbia, when lined up for an instrument approach to runway 16 at the Nanaimo Airport (YCD/CYCD).
The three occupants were killed.

Sources: (photo)

Revision history:

11-Dec-2019 06:01 Geno Added
11-Dec-2019 06:23 gerard57 Updated [Aircraft type, Source]
11-Dec-2019 06:25 gerard57 Updated [Phase]
11-Dec-2019 23:50 Geno Updated [Source]
11-Dec-2019 23:51 Geno Updated [Aircraft type]
12-Dec-2019 05:00 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Other fatalities, Nature, Source]
12-Dec-2019 05:12 RobertMB Updated [Location, Phase, Destination airport, Narrative]
12-Dec-2019 06:31 gerard57 Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Source, Narrative]
12-Dec-2019 06:53 onward Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Source]
12-Dec-2019 07:10 Gavilan Updated [Registration, Cn, Source]
12-Dec-2019 07:10 harro Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Source]
12-Dec-2019 12:47 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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