Accident de Havilland Canada DHC-6 Twin Otter 100 PK-MAM, Monday 25 May 1987
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Date:Monday 25 May 1987
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic DHC6 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
de Havilland Canada DHC-6 Twin Otter 100
Owner/operator:Mission Aviation Fellowship - MAF
Registration: PK-MAM
MSN: 76
Year of manufacture:1967
Engine model:Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6A-20
Fatalities:Fatalities: 7 / Occupants: 30
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Category:Accident
Location:near Ilaga Airport (ILA) -   Indonesia
Phase: Approach
Nature:Passenger - Non-Scheduled/charter/Air Taxi
Departure airport:Wamena Airport (WMX/WAJW)
Destination airport:Ilaga Airport (ILA/WABL)
Narrative:
Crashed into a ravine.

Sources:

Defiance Crescent News May 26,1987

Statistics

  • 71st worst accident in 1987
  • 82nd worst accident of this aircraft type
  • 40th worst accident of this aircraft type at the time

Location

Images:


photo (c) Larry M. Lake; Mulia Airport (LII/WABQ); 12 May 1987


photo (c) Larry M. Lake; Mulia Airport (LII/WABQ); 12 May 1987

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