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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 28202
Last updated: 15 July 2019
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Date:21-JUN-1991
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic C404 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 404 Titan II
Owner/operator:AOC Survey
Registration: ZS-LUI
C/n / msn: 404-0100
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Kameeldrift, Pretoria -   South Africa
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Survey
Departure airport:Wonderboom Airport (PRY/FAWB)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Shortly after take-off the left engine failed and the pilot attempting to return to the airport. The aircraft was unable maintain altitude and hit a tree while attempting a forced landing. Two of the four occupants were killed and the aircraft destroyed by fire.

Sources:

World Directory of Airliner Crashes/Terry Denham
http:/iagsa.ca/1991/06/cessna-404-south-africa-unable-to-maintain-altitude-after-engine-failure/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
31-Dec-2010 17:42 TB Updated [Date, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Source, Damage, Narrative]
03-Jan-2011 10:55 TB Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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