Accident Reims-Cessna F406 Caravan II V5-ASB,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 387610
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Date:Friday 3 May 2024
Time:c 17:08 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic F406 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Reims-Cessna F406 Caravan II
Owner/operator:Westair Aviation Ltd
Registration: V5-ASB
MSN: F406-0031
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Pioneerspark, Windhoek -   Namibia
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:Windhoek-Eros Airport (ERS/FYWE)
Destination airport:Windhoek-Eros Airport (ERS/FYWE)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
A Westair Aviation Ltd Reims-Cessna F406 Caravan II crashed in the suburb Pioneerspark, Windhoek, during an attempted return to Eros Airport (ERS/FYWE), Windhoek.
The two pilots and an aircraft mechanic, who were carrying out a maintenance test flight, perished and the aircraft was destroyed by a post impact fire.


FYWE 031600Z 33006KT CAVOK 25/M03 Q1025
FYWE 031500Z 05004KT CAVOK 26/M03 Q1025

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03-May-2024 16:26 Captain Adam Added
03-May-2024 16:59 ASN Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Source, Narrative, Category]
03-May-2024 17:04 ASN Updated [Operator, Narrative]
03-May-2024 17:06 ASN Updated [Time, Embed code]
03-May-2024 17:52 ASN Updated [Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
03-May-2024 18:41 vasilf Updated [Location]
03-May-2024 19:00 ASN Updated [Registration, Cn, Source, Embed code]
04-May-2024 04:56 RobertMB Updated [Time, Operator, Location, Phase, Source, Narrative, Category]
04-May-2024 09:37 Captain Adam Updated [Narrative]
04-May-2024 12:25 Anon. Updated [Location, Source, Narrative]
04-May-2024 14:05 RobertMB Updated [Location, Narrative]
04-May-2024 14:44 Anon. Updated [Time, Location, Source, Narrative]
05-May-2024 05:18 RobertMB Updated [Location, Narrative]

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