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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 28422
Last updated: 15 November 2021
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Date:26-JUL-1983
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic C404 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 404 Titan
Owner/operator:Bali International Air Service (Bali Air)
Registration: PK-KCA
MSN: 404-0006
Fatalities:Fatalities: 7 / Occupants: 11
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Ambone -   Indonesia
Phase: Take off
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Ambon
Destination airport:Bula Ceram
Narrative:
Crashed just after take off when it lost one engine. It was on a routine flight to Bula on the North Coast of Ceram Island for the Australian oil company AAR. Interestingly the other Cessna 404 owned by Bali Air had lost an engine about two weeks before over the Tanimbar Islands when on a flight from Ambon to Darwin Australia to deliver AAR staff and pick up more staff for the return flight.

Sources:

World Airliner Crashes/Terry Denham


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
02-Jan-2011 11:29 TB Updated [Cn, Operator, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Nature, Source, Narrative]
05-Dec-2020 20:28 Anon. Updated [Country, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]
05-Dec-2020 20:28 harro Updated [Country]

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