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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 30662
Last updated: 13 January 2021
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Date:06-OCT-1985
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic C402 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 402
Owner/operator:Executive Air Services
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:West End, Cayman Brac -   Cayman Islands
Phase: Landing
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Owen Roberts International Airport IGCM)
Narrative:
Written off 6 October 1985: destroyed when crashed on landing at West End, Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands. The pilot, Dwayne Bodden (sole person on boards) was killed. The flight had just dropped off passengers from Cayman Airways and was departing back to Grand Cayman. The pilot attempted a low pass with a steep climb but got disoriented in the darkness and nosed into the beach at the end of the runway.

Sources:

1. [LINK NOT WORKING ANYMORE:http://www.baaa-acro.com/1985/archives/crash-of-a-cessna-402-in-west-end-cayman-islands-1-killed/]


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
19-Apr-2015 16:20 Dr. John Smith Updated [Location, Phase, Nature, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
18-Aug-2019 06:04 Anon. Updated [Location, Narrative]
08-Jan-2020 19:45 Reed0427 Updated [Narrative]

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