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Crash of a Britten-Norman Islander in Philippines: 7 killed

Date & Time: Apr 2, 2009 at 1200 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
RP-C764
Flight Phase:
Survivors:
No
Site:
Schedule:
Tuguegarao-Maconacon
MSN:
0318
YOM:
1973
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
5
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
7
Circumstances:

The aircraft left Tuguegarao airport at 0855LT and did not arrived at its destination. Search and rescue teams found the debris and the dead bodied thirteen days later in a dense vegetated and mountainous terrain. At the time of the accident, weather conditions were considered as fine but probably decreased during flight.