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2016-10-08 Air Vanuatu DHC-6 elevator cable snapped Walaha

Shortly before landing at Walaha, the elevator cable snapped. Despite the mishap, the pilots were able to land without further problems. The incident is under investigation.

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2015-10-02 Skydive Dubai DHC-6 badly damaged in runway excusion Dubai

The aircraft suffered substantial damage in a runway excurison at Dubai Skydive Airfield.

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2015-09-06 Rampart Avn DHC6 Twin Otter in take-off accident at Franklin, NC, USA

Narrative On take-off (probably from runway 26) at Franklin County Airport, the pilots lost directional control and drifted to the left of the runway until the left wing hit trees. All three on board  survived but two people were treated in hospital for minor injuries. According to eyewitness accounts, the aircraft hit trees after getting airborne ...