Accident IRMA/Britten-Norman BN-2A-9 Islander 5U-AAN, Friday 31 January 1975
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Date:Friday 31 January 1975
Type:Silhouette image of generic BN2P model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
IRMA/Britten-Norman BN-2A-9 Islander
Registration: 5U-AAN
MSN: 674
Year of manufacture:1972
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial, written off
Location:near Agadès Airport (AJY) -   Niger
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Agadès Airport (AJY/DRZA)
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
The two pilots had feathered the right engine for training purposes. While on final approach to runway 07 the aircraft was too low and a go-araound on one engine was initiated. The aircraft veered to the right and crashed out of control about 150 m further on.


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