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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 206758
Last updated: 16 December 2018
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Date:26-FEB-2018
Time:12:30 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic C172 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 172R Skyhawk
Owner/operator:Pacific Flying School
Registration: DQ-FTR
C/n / msn: 17281069
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Delaikoro in Vanua Levu -   Fiji
Phase: En route
Nature:Training
Departure airport:Nadi Airport
Destination airport:Labasa Airport
Narrative:
The trainer plane with two occupants, an instructor and a woman student (21), is missing. Search operations are being conducted. The teams are currently searching the areas of Suweni, Navakoro and Delaikoro. The wreckage of the plane was found on Wednesday 28 February 2018. Both occupants, instructor and trainee, had died in the crash.

Sources:

http://www.fbc.com.fj/fiji/60357/police-confirm-report-on-missing-plane
http://web.archive.org/web/20180226111441/http://www.fijitimes.com/story.aspx?id=435996
[LINK NOT WORKING ANYMORE:http://www.fijitimes.com/story.aspx?id=435997]
http://web.archive.org/web/20180226084109/http://www.fijitimes.com/story.aspx?id=435995
https://fijisun.com.fj/2018/02/26/cessna-172-aircraft-fail-to-report-to-labasa-airport/
http://web.archive.org/web/20180228075612/http://www.fijitimes.com/story.aspx?id=436243
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Map: https://www.google.fr/maps/place/Fiji/@-17.5211665,178.8979413,48791a,35y,17.57h,62.86t/data=!3m1!1e3!4m5!3m4!1s0x6e1990fd703cdc5d:0x9e9c319946ef5b93!8m2!3d-17.713371!4d178.065032?authuser=1&dg=dbrw&newdg=1
http://pfsfiji.com/


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
26-Feb-2018 10:43 gerard57 Added
26-Feb-2018 11:14 Iceman 29 Updated [Time, Source, Narrative, Photo, ]
26-Feb-2018 11:19 Iceman 29 Updated [Time]
26-Feb-2018 11:39 gerard57 Updated [Registration, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
26-Feb-2018 11:40 Iceman 29 Updated [Registration, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
26-Feb-2018 11:52 gerard57 Updated [Registration, Source]
26-Feb-2018 15:06 Geno Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source]
26-Feb-2018 15:11 Anon. Updated [Aircraft type, Cn]
27-Feb-2018 17:40 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code]
28-Feb-2018 08:20 gerard57 Updated [Total fatalities, Location, Source, Embed code, Damage, Narrative]
01-Mar-2018 09:59 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code]
01-Mar-2018 10:02 Iceman 29 Updated [Location, Embed code]

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