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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 43607
Last updated: 26 April 2019
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Date:11-FEB-2008
Time:16:11
Type:Silhouette image of generic C310 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 310N
Owner/operator:Ils Inc
Registration: N5030Q
C/n / msn: 310N-0130
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:Keflavík -   Iceland
Phase: En route
Nature:Ferry/positioning
Departure airport:Narssarssuaq, (BGBW)
Destination airport:Reykjavik Ad, (BIRK)
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:
The twin-engine airplane was being ferried across the Atlantic Ocean. About 1540, the pilot reported an engine power loss to Icelandic air traffic control. The pilot reported that he could not transfer fuel and subsequently reported a loss of power to both engines. About 1609, a transmission of "Go Reykjavik 3Q" was received from the airplane. That was the last transmission from the airplane. Search and rescue operations were conducted. Both the airplane and the pilot have not been found to date.
Probable Cause: The reported loss of both engines' power during cruise for undetermined reasons.

Sources:

NTSB: https://www.ntsb.gov/_layouts/ntsb.aviation/brief.aspx?ev_id=20080227X00237&key=1


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
28-Oct-2008 00:45 ASN archive Added
02-Feb-2010 11:44 PL Updated [Cn]
21-Dec-2016 19:24 ASN Update Bot Updated [Time, Damage, Category, Investigating agency]
03-Dec-2017 09:35 ASN Update Bot Updated [Cn, Operator, Other fatalities, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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