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Jul

2014-07-06 Domestic Airways BN-2A Islander in landing accident at Monkey Mountain

Message The Islander received extensive and probably irrepairable damage when it veered off the landing strip at Monkey Mountain Airfield, Guyana at the end of a passenger flight from Mahdia. No one on board was seriously hurt. Monkey Mountain Airstrip has an unpaved runway of about 600 meters without any naviagtional aids. OCCURENCE DATASET Date: 2014-07-06 Time: 10:00 ...
7
Jul

2014-07-06 ITAB BN-2A Islander crashed near Chirundu on ferry flight

Message The aircraft was destroyed in an emergency landing next to the Lusaka-Chirundu road near Chirundu, Zambia. According to unconfirmed reports the pilot expereinced engine troubles during cruiseflight and attemtped a landing on the road but failed to reach it. the Islander then hit a cliff where it was totally destroyed. The two occupants survived ...