Date & Time: Jul 23, 1983 at 1900 LT
Type of aircraft:
Piper PA-31 Cheyenne
Charter/Taxi (Non Scheduled Revenue Flight)
Lake, Sea, Ocean, River
Crew on board:
Pax on board:
Shortly after takeoff from Borkum Island Airport, while in initial climb, the twin engine airplane lost height and crashed in the Sea of Wadden, bursting into flames. The wreckage was found about 2 km offshore and all eight occupants were killed.