Accident Cessna 210M V5-GWH, 11 Jan 2008
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Date:11-JAN-2008
Time:16:25 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic C210 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Cessna 210M
Owner/operator:Atlantic Aviation
Registration: V5-GWH
MSN: 21061648
Fatalities:Fatalities: 6 / Occupants: 6
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Windhoek -   Namibia
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Passenger - Non-Scheduled/charter/Air Taxi
Departure airport:FYWE
Destination airport:FYMO
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
Narrative:
On January 11, 2008 about 1625 UTC, Namibian registry V5-GWH, Cessna 210M, a charter flight, operated by Atlantic Aviation, reportedly lost engine power after takeoff from Eros Airport, Windhoek, Namibia; The airplane crashed in a residential area and struck a dwelling. Visual meteorological conditions prevailed. The pilot and five passengers were fatally injured. The airplane was destroyed and consumed by post crash fire. The flight was destined for an airstrip at Mokuti Lodge, near Tsumeb, Namibia.

Sources:

New Era
NTSB Identification: DCA08WA027


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
18-Jan-2008 02:59 harro Added
21-Jan-2008 03:08 anon Updated
22-Jan-2008 03:02 anon Updated
23-Jan-2008 00:40 JINX Updated

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