Accident Cessna 208B Grand Caravan V3-HGB, Saturday 20 March 2004
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Date:Saturday 20 March 2004
Type:Silhouette image of generic C208 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Cessna 208B Grand Caravan
Owner/operator:Tropic Air
Registration: V3-HGB
MSN: 208B0871
Year of manufacture:2000
Engine model:Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6A-114A
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:3 km E off Punta Gorda -   Belize
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Punta Gorda Airport (PND)
Destination airport:Placencia Airport (PLJ)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Some five minutes after departure from Punta Gorda Airport (PND), while at 1500 feet, the engine lost power. The pilot carried out a ditching.




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