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Date:Friday 18 January 2002
Time:14:40
Type:Silhouette image of generic BN2P model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Britten-Norman BN-2A-27 Islander
Operator:Fly BVI
Registration: N616GL
MSN: 616
First flight: 1970-07-23 (31 years 6 months)
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:off Beef Island (   British Virgin Islands)
Phase: En route (ENR)
Nature:Domestic Non Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:?
Narrative:
Ditched following a loss of power on both engines. The aircraft came to rest in six feet of water near the shoreline.

Classification:
All engine powerloss
Ditching

Sources:
» BAAA-ACRO
» NTSB
» Thomas Brügge


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