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Last updated: 27 November 2020
Datum:Donnerstag 19 März 2020
Zeit:ca 13:00
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic C208 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 208 Caravan I
Fluggesellschaft:Mission Aviation Fellowship - MAF
Kennzeichen: P2-MAF
Werknummer: 20800198
Baujahr: 1990
Triebwerk: 1 Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6A-114
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 1
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 3
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 4
Sachschaden: Unbekannt
Unfallort:Yenkisa Airstrip (YEQ) (   Papua Neuguinea)
Flugphase: Landung (LDG)
Betriebsart:Inländischer außerplanmäßiger Passagierflug
Flug von:Kompiam Airport (KPM/AYAQ), Papua Neuguinea
Flug nach:Yenkisa Airstrip (YEQ), Papua Neuguinea
The MAF plane suffered a runway excursion on landing at Yenkisa Airstrip, PNG. The three occupants and pilot survived the incident.
The Yenkisa Airstrip is located at an elevation of 3700 ft. Runway 13/31 has a Landing Distance Available of 465 m. Landings can only be performed on runway 31 because the runway has a 10% down slope to the south-east.
The airstrip is also known as Yengis and sometimes spelt Yankisa.



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This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line between the airports does not display the exact flight path.
Distance from Kompiam Airport to Yenkisa Airstrip as the crow flies is 30 km (19 miles).
Accident location: Approximate; accuracy within a few kilometers.

This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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