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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 156755
Last updated: 14 November 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic C170 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 170B
Owner/operator:Ansett-Mandated Airlines Ltd
Registration: VH-BVB
MSN: 20892
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Nabawa -   Papua New Guinea
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:Lae, Papua New Guinea (LAY/AYNZ)
Destination airport:Nabawa, Papua New Guinea
Written off (damaged beyond repair) 17 October 1961 when crashed at Nabawa, Papua New Guinea. Pilot, Salvatore Gaetano Mangano, was killed



Revision history:

19-Jun-2013 11:04 Uli Elch Added
19-Jun-2013 11:15 Uli Elch Updated [Date, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Location, Country, Narrative]
14-Apr-2014 01:20 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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