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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 163163
Last updated: 9 September 2021
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Date:10-NOV-1973
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic C172 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 172M
Owner/operator:Penang Flying Club
Registration: 9M-ASP
MSN: 61465
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Punau Langkawi airstrip -   Malaysia
Phase: Approach
Nature:Private
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Punau Langkawi airstrip
Narrative:
Hit a coconat tree with left wing while coming to land in bad weather. Crashed and caught fire. Pilot (26).

Sources:

http://www.fz.com/content/13-cessna-aircraft-crashes-1973
New Straits Times 12 November 1973, p7


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
11-Jan-2014 08:52 gerard57 Added
17-May-2014 05:11 Dr. John Smith Updated [Aircraft type, Registration]
03-Feb-2019 20:09 TB Updated [Location, Phase, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
09-Jun-2020 10:49 Cobar Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn]

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