Heinz
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Crashed Laoag F27

Tue Nov 26, 2002 3:30 am

Up until its 2001/2002 edition, JP Airline Fleet lists RP-C6888 as a Fokker 27-100, c/n 10169, formerly NZ2783.
In its 2002/2003 edition, RP-C6888 has become a Fokker 27-600, c/n 10571, formerly 3C-QQB.
Aviation Week and Space Technology also reports that a F27-600, "manufactured in 1978", crashed into Manila Bay on Nov. 11.

How can this be explained ? Is it a case of double application of the same registration to different aircraft ? If it is, what has become of the old RP-C6888 ?

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Heinz
 
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RE: Crashed Laoag F27

Tue Nov 26, 2002 4:09 am

Yes, Laoag re-used the registration. The original RP-C6888 (10169) was wfu at Laoag 3.96 and presumably scrapped, the crashed one was bought in 2001, (10571) ex Uganda Airlines.
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