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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 248958
Last updated: 6 December 2021
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Date:13-MAR-2021
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic P208 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Tecnam P2008-JC
Owner/operator:C3P
Registration: F-ORVY
MSN: 1020
Fatalities:Fatalities: / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Aircraft missing
Category:Accident
Location:Missing between Moorea and Papeete -   French Polynesia
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:Moorea-Temae Airport (MOZ/NTTM)
Destination airport:Papeete-Faaa Airport (PPT/NTAA)
Investigating agency: BEA
Narrative:
During the return flight to Tahiti where the aircraft was based, the pilot flew over the water at very low height. Radio and radar contact with the plane were lost.

Sources:

https://www.bea.aero/en/investigation-reports/notified-events/detail/accident-to-the-tecnam-p2008-registered-f-orvy-on-13-03-2021-at-tahiti/
https://actu.fr/faits-divers/tamatoa-et-son-petit-avion-restent-introuvables_40246298.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
21-Mar-2021 14:59 harro Added
05-Dec-2021 04:41 Ron Averes Updated [Location]

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