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Date:Friday 26 February 2016
Type:Silhouette image of generic CN35 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Operator:Royal Malaysian Air Force - RMAF
Registration: M44-07
MSN: N.055
First flight: 2005
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 8
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 8
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:off Kuala Selangor (   Malaysia)
Phase: Unknown (UNK)
Departure airport:Kuala Lumpur-Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah Airport (SZB/WMSA), Malaysia
Destination airport:?
A CN-235M-VIP, operated by the Royal Malaysian Air Force, crash-landed in shallow waters in a swampy beach area off Kuala Selangor, Malaysia. The aircraft caught fire but all eight crew members survived.

A fisherman from a nearby village, drowned while trying to help.

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