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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 22986
Last updated: 18 November 2021
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Date:26-JUN-2003
Time:23:30 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic M18 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
PZL M-18 Dromader
Owner/operator:Supermarine Aircraft Company
Registration: C-GMVE
MSN: 1Z-002-03
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Buchans NFLD, Newfoundland and Labrador -   Canada
Phase: En route
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The PZL M18 Dromader was number three of four aircraft conducting spray operations. The pilot reported engine (PLZ 1000) difficulties. Shortly after, the aircraft was seen to enter a spin from less than five hundred feet and it did not recover. There was a post-impact fire, which initiated a forest fire. The pilot was fatally injured and the aircraft was destroyed.

Sources:

2003A0359


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
10-Jan-2021 12:34 MACO Updated [Cn]

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