Incident Fokker F-28 Fellowship 1000 VH-FKA, Monday 26 September 1983
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Date:Monday 26 September 1983
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic F28 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Fokker F-28 Fellowship 1000
Owner/operator:Airlines of Western Australia
Registration: VH-FKA
MSN: 11021
Year of manufacture:1970
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 58
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Perth Airport, WA (PER/YPPH) -   Australia
Phase: Take off
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Perth Airport, WA (PER/YPPH)
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
The passenger door (L1) of the F-28 opened shortly after takeoff. The aircraft burned fuel for about 2 hours and returned to Perth.

Sources:

https://m.facebook.com/story.php?story_fbid=2113952588877748&id=1580734692199543

History of this aircraft

Other occurrences involving this aircraft

17 January 1974 VH-FKA MacRobertson Miller Airlines 0 Broome Airport (YBRM), Broome, WA min

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
12-Apr-2018 14:03 Anon. Added
12-Apr-2018 14:05 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Total occupants, Departure airport, Narrative]
07-Jun-2022 19:32 Ron Averes Updated [Location]

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