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Last updated: 27 November 2021
Datum:Freitag 20 August 1982
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic BN2P model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Britten-Norman BN-2A Islander
Fluggesellschaft:Inter Island Air Services
Kennzeichen: VP-LAE
Werknummer: 160
Baujahr: 1970-02-25 (12 years 6 months)
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 1 / Insassen: 1
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 5 / Insassen: 5
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 6 / Insassen: 6
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:La Soufriere Volcano (   St. Vincent und Grenadinen)
Flugphase: Während des Fluges (ENR)
Betriebsart:Internationaler Linienflug
Flug von:Saint Vincent-Arnos Vale Airport (SVD/TVSV), St. Vincent und Grenadinen
Flug nach:Saint Lucia-Hewanorra Airport (UVF/TLPL), St. Lucia
Crashed into St. Vincent's La Soufriere Volcano.


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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 Saint Vincent-Arnos Vale Airport to Saint Lucia-Hewanorra Airport as the crow flies is 71 km (44 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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