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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 27663
Last updated: 3 June 2021
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Date:01-APR-1981
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic C402 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 402A
Owner/operator:Talair
Registration: P2-GKJ
MSN: 402A0081
Fatalities:Fatalities: 8 / Occupants: 8
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Kuli Gap, Mt Hagen -   Papua New Guinea
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Goroka (GKA/AYGA)
Destination airport:Mt Hagen (HGU/AYMH)
Narrative:
Crashed in bad weather near Mount Hagen. Pilot C. Channell.

Sources:

World Directory of Airliner Crashes/Terry Denham
https://www.pprune.org/dg-p-reporting-points/384700-merged-apng-twin-otter-missing-10.html
New Straits Times 3 April 1981, p32


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
02-Jun-2010 08:44 Petro Updated [Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]
07-Jan-2011 04:15 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Other fatalities, Location, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
12-Feb-2019 19:42 TB Updated [Source, Narrative]

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