Accident Gippsland GA-8 Airvan F-ORPH,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 163298
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Date:Monday 6 January 2014
Time:15:08 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic GA8 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Gippsland GA-8 Airvan
Owner/operator:Yankee Lima Finance E.U.R.L.
Registration: F-ORPH
MSN: GA8-04-050
Year of manufacture:2004
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Cayenne-Rochambeau Airport -SOCA (973) -   French Guiana
Phase: Landing
Nature:Passenger - Non-Scheduled/charter/Air Taxi
Departure airport:CAY-SOCA
Destination airport:MPY-SOOA
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
A Gippsland GA-8 Airvan crashed after the crew tried to make a forced landing at (or near?) Cayenne-Rochambeau Airport (French: Aéroport de Cayenne-Rochambeau) after a power loss of the engine.
The accident happened just after take-off from Cayenne to Maripasoula, the emergency landing failed.

The pilot received minor injuries and the passenger onboard the airplane was seriously injured.


History of this aircraft

Other occurrences involving this aircraft
9 June 2005 C-GNWL Northway Aviation 0 Poplar River, MB min


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Revision history:

16-Jan-2014 10:07 RobertMB Added
20-Jan-2014 07:22 soero Updated [Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative, Photo, ]
04-Feb-2014 04:40 Geno Updated [Time, Source, Narrative]

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