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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 71942
Last updated: 2 December 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic DO27 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Dornier Do-27H-2
Owner/operator:Madang Lutheran Mission
Registration: VH-AMQ
MSN: 2097
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Chuave, Chimbu -   Papua New Guinea
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Non-Scheduled/charter/Air Taxi
Departure airport:Madang
Destination airport:
Emergency landing at Mount Elimbari; pilot Brian McCook injured; two passengers unhurt.


3. Passauer Neue Presse 27.6.1962, p4

Revision history:

27-Jan-2010 12:20 TB Added
12-Dec-2010 15:25 TB Updated [Location, Source, Narrative]
23-May-2012 04:43 TB Updated [Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Source, Narrative]
04-Jan-2013 12:42 TB Updated [Total occupants, Source, Narrative]
08-Apr-2014 21:14 Dr. John Smith Updated [Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
06-Aug-2014 18:13 TB Updated [Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
06-Aug-2014 18:19 TB Updated [Nature]
07-Aug-2014 07:55 TB Updated [Aircraft type]

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