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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 197573
Last updated: 29 November 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic DHC6 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland Canada DHC-6 Twin Otter 100
Owner/operator:Surinaamse Luchtvaart Maatschappij
Registration: PZ-TAV
MSN: 94
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 0
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Amotopo Airstrip -   Suriname
Phase: Standing
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:ORG / SMZO
Destination airport:SMAM
On 14 November 1976 a freak accident happened at Amatopo Airstrip (SMAM), Suriname. SLM Co-pilot M. van Waveren was killed when he walked into the running propeller of the parked aircraft, de Havilland Twin Otter DHC6-100 (PZ-TAV) after the landing. The pilot was G. Brunings.


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