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Registration: D-CBNA

Construction Number: 063

Model Dassault Falcon 20C

Operator: Naske Air

Airport: Bournemouth - Hurn (BOH / EGHH), UK - England

Photographer: Andrew Stevens

Date Taken: 21/09/2000

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W/O 05/08/2001.While flying the approach in to Narsarsuaq, the crew did not adhere to the Standard Operating Procedures a.o. with regards to altitude calls and checklist reading. Furthermore the GPWS was inoperative and the crew were exposed to peak fatigue. They were awake for 22 hours and were on duty for 16:56 hours. Flight duty time was exceeded by almost three hours. While attempting a visual approach to runway 07 the aircraft descended into a high ground to the left of the runway 07 approach path and broke up.

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