Incident Cessna 210N Centurion II V5-PTL, Monday 2 January 2012
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Date:Monday 2 January 2012
Type:Silhouette image of generic C210 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Cessna 210N Centurion II
Owner/operator:Profile Safaris
Registration: V5-PTL
MSN: 21064413
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Etosha Pan near Namutoni -   Namibia
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Ongava Airport - FYNG
Destination airport:Immelmann Airport - FYIM
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
A Cessna 210N Centurion II with a pilot and an American tourist couple on board was flying from Ongava Airport - FYNG to Immelmann Airport - FYIM in Caprivi when it crashed into the Etosha Pan's water on Monday 2 January 2012 morning, possibly due to engine failure.
The plane was found in the Etosha Pan near Namutoni and the passengers and the pilot were brought to safety.
The plane was severely damaged, and dismantled after recovery by a helicopter.
It is expected that the plane can be repaired.


Revision history:

09-Jan-2012 00:52 gerard57 Added
09-Jan-2012 00:56 Anon. Updated [Aircraft type, Registration]
09-Jan-2012 01:41 Anon. Updated [Aircraft type, Cn]
09-Jan-2012 04:53 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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