Wirestrike Incident Aérospatiale SA 315B Lama DQ-FCO, Thursday 29 November 1979
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Date:Thursday 29 November 1979
Type:Silhouette image of generic LAMA model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Aérospatiale SA 315B Lama
Owner/operator:Pacific Crown Aviation (Fiji) Ltd
Registration: DQ-FCO
MSN: 2473
Fatalities:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:east of Nadi, Viti Levu -   Fiji
Phase: Unknown
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Hit power cables east of Nadi. Severely damaged. Registration cancelled 28 Jan 1980. Sold to New Zealand.


1. AHSNZ, 1982, Register Review No 19.
2. Janic Geelen, NZ.

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Revision history:

02-Jun-2018 00:42 Ron Averes Added
27-Nov-2021 02:36 Ron Averes Updated [Location]
05-Dec-2021 08:58 Ron Averes Updated [Operator, Source]

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