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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 59747
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Date:18-DEC-2008
Time:08:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic C188 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna A188 AgWagon
Owner/operator:private
Registration: YN-BMV
MSN: 18801830
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:nr Palo Ralo Airport -   Nicaragua
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Agricultural
Departure airport:Palo Ralo Airport
Destination airport:Palo Ralo Airport
Narrative:
The pilot carried out a spraying run when the engine quit. He carried out a forced landing in a field. The airplane came to rest inverted.
Investigators believe the engine may have quit following separation of a piece of a propeller blade. The engine quit following sudden and severe vibration.

Sources:

http://www.inac.gob.ni/files/doc/1238621808_18%2012%2008_REPORTE%20YN-BMV.pdf


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
01-May-2009 10:21 harro Added

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