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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 232075
Last updated: 11 March 2020
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Date:12-JAN-2020
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic DHC2 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland Canada DHC-2 Beaver
Owner/operator:Federal Department Plant Protection Unit
Registration: AP-AMB
C/n / msn: 1415
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Sadiqabad, Cholistan -   Pakistan
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Agricultural
Departure airport:Sheikh Zayed International Airport
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The plane crashed while spraying pesticides as a result of a technical malfunction. Both pilot and engineer died in the crash. The plane was combating a locust plague.
Aircraft was in service since February 1960.

Sources:

https://www.aninews.in/news/world/asia/2-pilots-die-in-pakistan-plane-crash20200112135937/
https://www.urdupoint.com/en/pakistan/2-pilots-die-in-sadiqabad-807969.html
https://www.dawn.com/news/1527885/2-killed-as-aircraft-spraying-pesticide-for-locusts-crashes-in-cholistan
https://twitter.com/avpak3/status/1216292070412967936?s=20
https://historyofpia.com/forums/viewtopic.php?t=27859
http://www.dhc-2.com/id936.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
12-Jan-2020 08:51 gerard57 Added
12-Jan-2020 08:53 gerard57 Updated [Source]
12-Jan-2020 09:11 gerard57 Updated [Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
12-Jan-2020 09:42 Dmitriy Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Source]
12-Jan-2020 09:58 Dmitriy Updated [Date]
12-Jan-2020 11:17 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code]
19-Jan-2020 18:30 royrohan86 Updated [Embed code, Narrative]

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