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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 189728
Last updated: 23 October 2021
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Date:24-AUG-2016
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic BN2P model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
PADC/Pilatus Britten-Norman BN-2A-26 Islander
Owner/operator:Roraima Airways
Registration: 8R-GRA
MSN: 3006
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Eteringbang Airstrip (SYET) -   Guyana
Phase: Take off
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Eteringbang Airstrip (SYET)
Destination airport:Ogle/Correira Int'l (OGL/SYEC)
Narrative:
On takeoff, the plane encountered technical problems. Takeoff was aborted and the plane suffered a runway excursion. There were no personal injuries.
The plane sustained some damage to its nose wheel and undercarriage.

Sources:

http://www.inewsguyana.com/aircraft-crashes-into-valley-at-eteringbang-airstrip-in-failed-takeoff-bid/
http://www.stabroeknews.com/2016/news/stories/08/26/pilot-aborts-takeoff-due-poor-state-eteringbang-airstrip/
http://demerarawaves.com/2016/08/30/gcaa-probing-aircraft-incident-at-eteringbang-gouveia-denies-plane-was-overloaded/
http://rzjets.net/aircraft/?reg=170426

Other occurrences involving this aircraft

27 Nov 1996 8R-GRA Roraima Airways 0 near Ebini unk
25 Jul 2017 8R-GRA Roraima Airways 1 0,25 km from Eteringbang Airport w/o


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
31-Aug-2016 14:01 gerard57 Added
31-Aug-2016 15:07 Geno Updated [Cn, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source]
26-Jul-2017 07:27 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Departure airport, Narrative]

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