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PA-46 crash in Labrador

Old 15th Dec 2022, 00:22
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PA-46 crash in Labrador

It has been reported that a PA-46 being ferried eastbound Transatlantic has crashed in Labrador, with two injured:
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Old 15th Dec 2022, 10:20
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Looks like this one:
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Nothing really of note to see on the flight track, maybe some odd speed excursions in the last few minutes.
Wishing those injured a speedy recovery.
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One of the occupants, a 52 year old Swiss citizen, has died of his injuries.

ATC recording is available on youtube

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70 knots 5 back? If that is airspeed, that is pretty slow for that wing, especially with gusts to 22. I've flown those a fair while ago, but I think 5 back I'd be at minimum 100 before gear and all the flaps. That is definitely not a slow flight airplane.
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Medical issue?
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