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Type:Silhouette image of generic F260 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
SIAI-Marchetti SF.260C
Registration: ZK-MUR
MSN: 729/49-007
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Qagssiarssuk -   Greenland
Phase: Initial climb
Departure airport:Narsarsuak, Greenland
Destination airport:Goose Bay, Canada
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
Accident/incident investigated by TAIC NZ. Pilot: P Lert. On a ferry flight from New Zealand to the United States. Engine problems shortly after take off, requiring a forced landing on a rocky beach. Aircraft badly damaged. Registration cancelled early 1989.


2. Aviation Historical Society of New Zealand, Aerolog Vol 1 No 5, 1986; and Vol 3 No 5, 1988.


Photo of ZK-MUR courtesy

Christchurch - International (NZCH / CHC)
28 March 1987; (c) David Carter

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Revision history:

11-Jan-2011 14:00 ASN archive
07-Oct-2016 14:24 A.J.Scholten Updated [Cn]
01-Aug-2020 07:50 Ron Averes Updated [Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]

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