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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 45397
Last updated: 8 June 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic C172 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 172M Skyhawk
Owner/operator:Aero Club Suriname
Registration: PZ-NAI
C/n / msn: 17264388
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Belwaarde -   Suriname
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:ORG
Destination airport:ORG / SMZO
On October 10, 2002, at 1700 universal coordinated time, a Cessna 172M Skyhawk, PZ-NAI, was substantially damaged during a forced landing after it experienced a loss of engine power near Belwaarde, Suriname. He crashed near Leonsberg (Suriname), on the right shore of the Suriname river. The student pilot was fatally injured. Visual meteorological conditions prevailed at the time of the accident.

The student pilot had accumulated about 35 hours of total flight experience, which included about 5 hours in make and model.

This investigation is under the jurisdiction of the Civil Aviation Safety Authority. Any further information pertaining to this accident may be obtained from:

Vliegveld Zorg en Hoop
P.O. Box 12587

This report is for informational purposes only and contains only information released by the Suriname government. CAUSE:


Revision history:

28-Oct-2008 00:45 ASN archive Added
25-Jan-2014 19:37 soero Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]

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