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Date:08-APR-2019
Time:10:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic DHC2 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland Canada DHC-2 Beaver
Owner/operator:Turtle Airways
Registration: DQ-REJ
MSN: 1544
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 5
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Lautoka, Viti Levu -   Fiji
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Yasawa Islands
Destination airport:Nadi
Confidence Rating:
Narrative:
The plane made an emergency landing in a field at Saweni, near Lautoka, after a technical malfunction. There were no personal injuries.

Sources:

https://fijisun.com.fj/2019/04/08/turtle-airways-plane-lands-in-cane-fields/

http://dhc-2.com/id374.htm (photo, when equipped with floats)


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
08-Apr-2019 11:22 gerard57 Added
08-Apr-2019 12:04 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Source]
27-Nov-2021 01:49 Ron Averes Updated [Location, Narrative]

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