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Last updated: 20 September 2021
Datum:zaterdag 8 december 2018
Type:Silhouette image of generic BN2P model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Pilatus Britten-Norman BN-2A-20 Islander
Registratie: VH-OBL
Constructienummer: 2035
Bouwjaar: 1986-10-29 (32 years 2 months)
Bemanning:slachtoffers: 1 / inzittenden: 1
Passagiers:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 0
Totaal:slachtoffers: 1 / inzittenden: 1
Schade: Afgeschreven
Gevolgen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Plaats:101 km (63.1 mijl) WSW of Hobart, TAS (   AustraliŽ)
Fase: Kruisvlucht (ENR)
Soort vlucht:Ferry
Vliegveld van vertrek:Hobart Cambridge Airport, TAS (YCBG), AustraliŽ
Vliegveld van aankomst:Bathurst Harbour Airport, TAS (YBHB), AustraliŽ
A Britten-Norman BN-2A Islander, operated by Par-Avion, impacted mountainous terrain in the Southwest National Park in Tasmania, Australia. The pilot, who was the sole occupant, is presumed to have died.
The aircraft departed Hobart Cambridge Airport in Tasmania at 07:48 hours local time on a repositioning flight to Bathurst Harbour Airport to pick up passengers. The aircraft went missing about 08:30. The last
The wreckage was spotted later in the day.
The aircraft was last ADS-B datapoint from the flight received by flight tracking website Flightaware was at 08:28 hours, 94 km from Hobart and some 32 km northeast of the destination airport.

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: ATSB
Status: Investigation ongoing
Accident number: AO-2018-078



photo of Pilatus-BN-2A-20-Islander-VH-OBL
final datapoints to be treated with caution
photo of Pilatus-BN-2A-20-Islander-VH-OBL
accident date: 08-12-2018
type: Pilatus Britten-Norman BN-2A-20 Islander
registration: VH-OBL

Deze kaart geeft het vliegveld van vetrek weer en de geplande bestemming van de vlucht. De lijn tussen de vliegvelden geeft niet de exacte vliegroute weer.
De afstand tussen Hobart Cambridge Airport, TAS en Bathurst Harbour Airport, TAS bedraagt 125 km (78 miles).
Accident location: Global; accuracy within tens or hundreds of kilometers.

This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Networkís 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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