Incident de Havilland Canada DHC-8-202Q Dash 8 P2-ANK,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 230824
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Date:Wednesday 20 November 2019
Type:Silhouette image of generic DH8B model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
de Havilland Canada DHC-8-202Q Dash 8
Owner/operator:Air Niugini (Link PNG)
Registration: P2-ANK
MSN: 461
Year of manufacture:1997
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Mount Hagen Airport, Western Highlands -   Papua New Guinea
Phase: Take off
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Mount Hagen-Kagamuga Airport (HGU/AYMH)
Destination airport:Port Moresby-Jacksons International Airport (POM/AYPY)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
The aircraft experienced an engine failure after take-off. The aircraft was able to return for a safe landing. The aircraft was noted in Port Moresby the next day. It was a fuel related problem according to social media.


MTV TV news, Pprune, Facebook

History of this aircraft

Other occurrences involving this aircraft
4 August 2017 P2-ANK LinkPNG 0 72 km NW of Port Moresby min

Revision history:

23-Nov-2019 13:39 Petropavlovsk Added
23-Nov-2019 13:40 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Departure airport, Destination airport]
23-Nov-2019 15:35 Geno Updated [Source]
25-Jun-2023 11:02 Ron Averes Updated [[Source]]

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