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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 147996
Last updated: 7 January 2022
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Type:Silhouette image of generic PA25 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-25 Pawnee
Registration: HP-1739CE
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Tanara, Chepo -   Panama
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
A crop duster plane crashed in Tanara, Chepo on Monday 27 August 2012, and the pilot, the sole occupant, was injured. The plane with registration number HP 1739 CE was being used to spray insecticide when it crashed into a rice paddy and was completely destroyed. According to the preliminary report, the accident occurred when the plane hit a bird.


Revision history:

28-Aug-2012 01:22 gerard57 Added
28-Aug-2012 04:04 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration]

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