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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 70841
Last updated: 17 December 2019
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Date:30-DEC-2009
Time:c. 6:15
Type:Silhouette image of generic C185 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna A185E Skywagon
Owner/operator:Kiunga Aviation
Registration: P2-MJL
C/n / msn: 18501947
Fatalities:Fatalities: 6 / Occupants: 7
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Sarawaget mountain ranges, Morobe province -   Papua New Guinea
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger
Departure airport:Lae Nadzab Airport - AYNZ
Destination airport:Baindoang Airstrip
Narrative:
After an engine fire the Cessna crashed in mountainous terrain. Six occupants were killed and the pilot sustained serious injuries.

Sources:

https://www.australianetworknews.com/stories/200912/2783291.htm?desktop
https://malumnalu.blogspot.com/2009/12/papua-new-guinea-air-crash-kills-six.html
https://www.thenational.com.pg/?q=node%2F4613_


Revision history:

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