Flying-Tiger
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Accident On The Maldives

Mon May 17, 2004 9:33 pm

During take-off, apparentlyat Male Airport, one floater seperated and the plane crashed on the runway. 4 of the 17 aboard hurt. No additional info.

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RE: Accident On The Maldives

Mon May 17, 2004 11:02 pm

It's a Trans Maldivian Airways Twin Otter.
 
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RE: Accident On The Maldives

Tue May 18, 2004 12:44 am

acc to news, the plain carried about 17 pax, most of them swiss and german...
they said both pilots and a pax hurt, but no further news...
 
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RE: Accident On The Maldives

Tue May 18, 2004 12:46 am

Oops! Hope everyone is OK. My wife and I will be flying on one of those when we go to the Maldives next Easter.  Sad
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