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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 231696
Last updated: 26 December 2019
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Type:Silhouette image of generic BE76 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Beechcraft 76 Duchess
Registration: A6-FAC
C/n / msn: ME-240
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Fujairah International Airport (OMFJ) -   United Arab Emirates
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:Fujairah International Airport (OMFJ)
Destination airport:Dubai Airport (DXB/OMDB)
The pilot elected to attempt the flight despite marginal weather. After acknowledging instructions from Dubai Approach Control to climb to 6000 ft and report ready for descent, radio contact was lost. The aircraft had collided at 1700 ft msl with near vertical terrain. The pilot had less than 200 hrs flying time and no instrument rating.


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26-Dec-2019 08:59 harro Added

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