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Last updated: 29 October 2020
Datum:Montag 5 Oktober 2020
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic DHC6 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland Canada DHC-6 Twin Otter 300
Fluggesellschaft:Trans Maldivian Airways
Kennzeichen: 8Q-TMF
Werknummer: 657
Baujahr: 1979-12-05 (40 years 11 months)
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 3
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 4
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 7
Sachschaden: Schwer beschädigt
Unfallort:Malé-Velana International Airport (MLE) (   Malediven)
Flugphase: Landung (LDG)
Betriebsart:Inländischer planmäßiger Passagierflug
Flug von:Vommuli Water Aerodrome, Malediven
Flug nach:Malé-Velana International Airport (MLE/VRMM), Malediven
A Trans Maldivian Airways float-equipped DHC-6 Twin Otter 300 sustained serious damage to the right-hand wing tip during landing on the north right water runway at Malé-Velana International Airport, Maldives.
One flight crew and one cabin crew member received minor injuries.

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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 Vommuli Water Aerodrome to Malé-Velana International Airport as the crow flies is 159 km (100 miles).

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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