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Last updated: 25 September 2021
Fecha:martes 4 abril 1967
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic TPIN model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Scottish Aviation Twin Pioneer 1
Operador:Bristow Helicopters
Registración: 5N-ABQ
Numéro de série: 523
Año de Construcción: 1958-04-15 (9 years)
Motores: 2 Alvis Leonides 514
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes:
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes:
Total:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes:
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:cerca Ughelli Aerodrome (   Nigeria)
Fase: Aproximación (APR)
Aeropuerto de Salida:?
Aeropuerto de Llegada:?
During a training flight one of the engines was shut down at 600 feet agl in order to practice asymmetric flight. The prop didn't feather and the airspeed dropped below minimum control speed. The Twin Pioneer struck trees at a low forward speed and broke up. Fire broke out, but the crewmembers managed to escape.


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