Accident Embraer EMB-110P2 Bandeirante P2-RDM, Friday 6 February 1987
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Date:Friday 6 February 1987
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic E110 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Embraer EMB-110P2 Bandeirante
Owner/operator:Talair
Registration: P2-RDM
MSN: 110262
Year of manufacture:1980
Engine model:Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6A-34
Fatalities:Fatalities: 14 / Occupants: 17
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Category:Accident
Location:off eastern coast -   Papua New Guinea
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Rabaul-Lakunai Airfield (RAB/AYRB)
Destination airport:Hoskins Airport (HKN/AYHK)
Narrative:
Ditched in bad weather.

Sources:

Aviation Letter 244

Statistics

  • 31st worst accident in 1987
  • 17th worst accident of this aircraft type
  • 9th worst accident of this aircraft type at the time

Location

Images:


photo (c) via Werner Fischdick; Port Moresby-Jackson Field (POM); January 1982

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