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Status:- (No safety board investigation)
Date:Wednesday 13 September 2017
Type:Silhouette image of generic BN2P model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Britten-Norman BN-2A-26 Islander
Operator:Golden Wings Charter
Registration: C6-FYP
MSN: 2015
First flight: 1979
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Aircraft fate: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Nassau-Lynden Pindling International Airport (NAS) (   Bahamas)
Phase: Standing (STD)
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Departure airport:-
Destination airport:-
Narrative:
A Britten-Norman BN-2A-26 Islander was damaged by fire while undergoing routine maintenance in a hangar at Nassau's Lynden Pindling International Airport, Bahamas.
The owner reported that the fire originated in a fuel tank.

Classification:
Damaged on the ground

Sources:
» caribbeannewsservice.com
» tribune242.com


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