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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 207928
Last updated: 29 November 2021
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Date:18-MAR-2018
Time:morning
Type:Silhouette image of generic G64T model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Grumman G-164 Turbo AgCat
Owner/operator:Dana Farms Aviation
Registration: RP-R8865
MSN: 1300
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:Tagbina, Surigao del Sur, Caraga, Mindanao -   Philippines
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Agricultural
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The cropduster plane was fired at by a militant group during an aerial application flight. The pilot was able to land the plane, but subsequently died from the bullet wound he sustained as a result of the gunfire.

Sources:

http://www.en.freshnewsasia.com/index.php/en/8059-2018-03-19-04-54-35.html
https://mindanaoexaminer.com/communist-strafe-agri-plane-kills-pilot-in-mindanao/

https://xa.yimg.com/kq/groups/503128/1300312621/name/abnaug14.pdf
http://registry.faa.gov/aircraftinquiry/NNum_Results.aspx?NNumbertxt=N7069S


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
20-Mar-2018 19:17 gerard57 Added
20-Mar-2018 19:21 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Source]
20-Mar-2018 22:20 Geno Updated [Time, Cn, Location, Phase, Source, Narrative]

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